Lava Pixel V2

1 variations 
price Rs. 7,499 onwards launch Sep, 2015
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
average value-for-money
currently ranked
#254
of 522 phones in Rs. 5,000 - 10,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 2 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Decent looking design, defined by sharp, straight, simple lines
  • Decent display
  • Backlit capacitive keys
  • Decent performance in daily use
  • Decent call quality
  • Decent audio quality

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Lacks grip, and is not particularly easy to hold
  • Lava's custom UI over Android is not the best
  • Good secondary (selfie) camera
  • Decent primary camera, with lots of camera modes and settings
  • Average loudspeaker
  • Average battery life

2 expert review(s)


528+ user reviews

video review

source: @Digit
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.1, Expected upgrade to 6.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
  • Scratch Resistant (Asahi Dragontrail Glass)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Hall Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.3 GHz, Quad Core, MediaTek MT6735
GPUMali-T720
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2500 mAh
Battery Talktime24.60 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)9.80 hrs
Dimensions
Weight128 gm
Thickness7.6 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • 1.4 Micron Large pixel size
  • 5 layer Largan Lens with blue Glass filter
  • F2.0 Aperture
  • Panorama
  • Video Mode
  • Beauty-fi Software for face sliming
  • Smoothing
  • Eye widening and whitening
  • Pro focus (focuses on the image and blurs he background)
  • Pano selfie (Like panaroma mode helps you take selfie)
  • Night pro (Brighter picture in Low light)
  • Night pro V (Brighter videos in Low light)
Secondary Camera8.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • 1.4 Micron Large pixel size
  • 4 layer LarganTM Lens
  • 84 degree wide angle lens
  • F2.4 Aperture
  • LED flash
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
FM RecordingYes
More
  • Drawing Gestures
  • Super Power Saving Mode
  • 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!
brand rating
3.00/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Ok
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Ok
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys