Lava Iris Icon

price Rs. 7,990 onwards | launch Apr, 2015
magic score ?
<50
poor value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#384
of 495 phones in Rs. 5,000 - 10,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 2 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Solid build quality
  • Metal frame and back glass cover give the phone a premium feel
  • Good display - bright, vibrant, and excellent sunlight legibility
  • Lava's in-house Star OS skin over Android interface
  • Good camera - images captured have decent level of detail, accurate color reproduction and good contrast
  • Good call quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Decent battery life

What We Didn't

  • Average speed/performance

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
  • Full Lamination
  • Scratch Resistant (Asahi Dragontrail Glass)
Sensors
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Magnetometer
Processor/RAM
Processor1.3 GHz, Quad Core
GPUARM Mali 400 MP2
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2500 mAh
Battery Standby17 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)430 hrs
Battery Talktime20.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)9.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight143 gm
Thickness7.7 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Face Detection
  • HDR
  • Panorama Mode
  • Face Beauty Mode
  • Smile Shot
  • MultiView
  • BSI 2 Sensor
  • F/2.0 Aperture
  • Digital Zoom
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
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App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
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  • Gesture Controls
  • USB On-The-Go
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
average brand rating
2.88/5
(Below Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Average
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Very Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys