- Lava BeU, a female-focused budget phone launched in India
- It comes in Rose Pink colour and crystal-studded camera housing
- It runs on Android 10 Go edition
The Lava BeU, a specially designed budget-friendly smartphone for females, has debuted in India. The front of the device is a standard affair but the rear is different. The back of the phone features a crystal-studded decoration in the camera module and a floral mesh for the speaker.
While the Lava BeU is available for purchase in the country, Lava confirmed to Gadgets 360 it will be holding a virtual event on January 5th to announce four new smartphones. There is no information on the specifications of the Lava phones. The company is also expected to launch a smart band with fitness tracking capabilities.
Lava BeU specifications and features
The Lava BeU has a 6.08-inch display that offers an HD+ resolution of 720 x 1,560 pixels and a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The display has a waterdrop notch and a fairly thick bezel at the bottom. It is shielded by a 2.5D curved glass.
The modest Unisoc SC9863A chipset is present under the hood of the Lava BeU. The phone ships with 2GB of DDR4 RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Its storage can be further expanded by adding a microSD card. The smartphone boots to Android 10 Go edition and it comes with a dedicated safety app with in-depth tutorials for women.
The Lava BeU has an 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture. The front camera comes with support for screen flash, beauty mode, and more. The rectangle-shaped camera housing has a 13-megapixel main camera with f/1.85 aperture, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and an LED flash. The rear cameras come with features like HDR, timelapse, slow-motion video shooting, and 1080p video recording. A fingerprint scanner is also available on the rear shell of the Lava BeU.
The Lava BeU has a 4,060mAh battery, which comes with support for 10W charging. According to the company, it can offer up to 16 hours of talk time once it is fully charged. The handset offers users with connectivity features like dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, microUSB, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Lava BeU price in India
The Lava BeU is priced at Rs 6,888 and it comes in a single colour option of Rose Pink. The handset can be purchased through online and offline stores in the coming weeks.