Lava Mobile, an Indian company in north, has announced the launch of its most-affordable Lava A9 mobile phone that is packed with exciting features like hi-res camera and Opera Mini browser.
The new Lava A9 comes preloaded with Opera Mini browser and Nimbuzz instant messenger applications and is WAP 2.0 enabled allowing easy web surfing and download.
Lava A9 handset is also Java enabled allowing integration of down-loadable applications and games and it features 2.4-inch, 240 x 320 pixels, 262K color capable TFT color display and has 256 MB internal shared memory with microSD memory card slot supporting upto 8-GB expandable memory allowing 1000 entries Phonebook and 250 SMS memory.
The Lava A9 phone comes equipped with 3.2 Megapixel camera with video recording capabilities and also offers GPRS class 10 and EDGE class connectivity options along with Bluetooth wireless connectivity and it also features built-in FM radio, MP3 media player that supports MP3/MIDI/AMR and WAV audio file formats, video player that supports standard 3GP video file formats and is equipped with JAVA MIDP 2.1, WAP 2.0/xHTML browser.
Lava A9 phone comes equipped with 920 mAh Li-ion rechargeable battery that provides upto 2.5 hrs talktime and upto 200 hrs of standby time, and some other features of this ultra-low-cost handset includes Vibrate mode, Handsfree Speakerphone, SMS/MMS/EMS messaging, MP3/MIDI ringtones, and few embedded games.
Price and availability of Lava A9 has not been yet announced.
Update: Official price of Lava A9 phone is Rs. 5,999/- and the handset is already available across India in Silver and White colors.