Lava Iris X5 With 5MP Selfie Camera With LED Flash Launched At Rs. 8799

Lava Iris X5 will be the company’s first and latest front-facing (selfie-focused) smartphone in its X series, now available from Amazon, exclusively.

Lava-Iris-X5Features a 5-in full HD display based on One-Glass-Solution (OGS) technology, powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. Runs on Android 4.4.2 Kitkat out-of-the-box.

The Iris X series smartphone sports an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with OmniVision BSI sensor and dual flash. It comes with a 5MP front camera with LED flash to capture best selfie photos with 4 Element Lens, Wide Viewing Angle (84 Degrees). It includes an 8GB on internal storage space, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD.

Connectivity options on the Iris X5 supports 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB OTG, packs with a 2100mAh battery onboard. Measures at 7.9mm thick and weighs 135 grams and also got a 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio altogether. Notably, Lava’s latest budget smartphone offers dual-SIM support with one regular SIM and another Micro-SIM.

Commenting on the launch, Hari Om Rai, Chairman & Managing Director, LAVA International said:

At Lava, we are constantly channelizing our energies to develop innovative products that cater to various set of consumers at attractive prices. With the enthralling response that we got from users for X1 we decided to come up with another unique offering for our consumers. Iris X5 is a high quality camera smartphone with a best in class front camera that aptly suits the needs of the selfie crazy generation. Through our latest device, we aim to further build a strong portfolio of mid-range smartphones in the X series and deliver on our mission of empowering people to do more and be more.


  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) capacitive touchscreen IPS display
  • 1.2 GHz quad-core processor
  • Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)
  • Dual SIM (Normal SIM + micro SIM) with dual standby
  • 8MP rear camera with OmniVision BSI sensor, 5p lens, f/2.2 aperture and Dual LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash, 4 Element Lens, Wide Viewing Angle (84 Degrees)
  • 7.9mm thick and weighs 135 grams
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB OTG
  • 2100 mAh battery

The Lava Iris X5 comes in Black and White colors and is priced at Rs. 8,649. Amazon also offering 16GB microSD card, a flip cover and a screen protector for free and for those who purchase the smartphone today. Lava promised to launch Iris X5 in Grey color variant o=in coming weeks. May be this week!