Lava Blaze 5G Launched at India Mobile Congress 2022: Specifications, Features

The device will be soon available for pre-order.

Lava Blaze 5G Storm Pro 5G
Representative image.

Lava, the homegrown smartphone brand has announced a new budget smartphone under the Blaze series at the ongoing India Mobile Congress 2022. The device announced at the IMC 2022 is said to be India’s most affordable 5G phone. The phone was unveiled by Ashwini Vaishnaw, Union Minister of Railways, Communications and Electronics.

Lava currently has Lava Blaze in its lineup, which is a 4G phone and in addition to this, the company launched the Lava Blaze Pro, which is again a 4G device. Now, with 5G services expected to go live in major cities across India, Lava has announced an affordable 5G phone. The Lava Balze 5G will be priced under Rs 10,000 and here is what we know so far.

Lava Blaze 5G: Price in India and Availability

The Lava Blaze 5G is said to be priced around Rs 10,000 and the device will come in Blue and Green colours. The device will be up for pre-order around Diwali, which is three weeks away from now. The exact pricing and availability of the device are yet to be revealed.

Blaze Blaze 5G: Specifications and Features

The Lava Blaze 5G sports a 6.5-inch HD+ LCD screen with a screen resolution of 1600 × 720 pixels. It is a 2.5D curved display with a 90Hz screen refresh rate. Under the hood, the Blaze 5G is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor with up to 2.2GHz clock speed and the chip is built on a 7nm fabrication process. We have seen this chipset on Redmi 11 Prime, Poco M4 5G, and more. The phone comes with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of UFS storage. In addition, there is also support for 3GB of Virtual RAM and support for microSD card.

Moving to the camera department, the Lava Blaze 5G comes with a triple rear camera setup led by a 50MP (f/1.8) main camera, a depth and a macro camera. There is an 8MP (f/2.0) selfie camera on the front for selfies. The device draws power from a large 5,000mAh battery unit and there is no word on fast charging yet. However, the phone comes with a USB Type-C port for charging.

Other features of the device include a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, multiple 5G band support, 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.1.

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