Design and Specifications
The Lava Iris 356 is a budget smartphone from Lava. The phone has a bar shape build and features a 3.5-inch capacitive touch screen display with the resolution of 320 x 480 pixels. The phone powers a 1.2GHz dual-core processor accompanied by a 256 MB of RAM that is decent enough for a budget phone. The device runs on Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) platform. The device weighs about 112 grams and has dimensions 116.90 x 62.50 x 12.60 respectively. The device has dual-SIM support but only one SIM tray supports 3G network connectivity.
Camera and Multimedia
The Lava Iris 356 sports a 1.3 MP camera that is sub-par from other smartphones these days but for a budget phone it is a good deal. The camera takes decent pictures and can also record VGA videos to capture those precious moments in your daily life. The device has a Radio for FM streaming and also has a music and video player for entertainment on the go.
Connectivity and Features
The phone supports 3G, 2G, EDGE and GPRS for Internet connectivity on the go. The phone also features Wi-Fi for fast Internet connectivity. The device also has Bluetooth for media streaming and data transferring. The phone has a USB 2.0 for PC connectivity and charging.
Battery and Storage
The device has a 1500 mAh battery that offers a long battery backup The phone packs only 512 MB of storage that wont be good enough for installing many applications on board. The device features a microSD card slot for storage expansion as well.