Lava launches Windows based budget smartphone Iris Win1 for just Rs. 4,999

Lava launches Windows based budget smartphone Iris Win1 for just Rs. 4,999

Lava launches Windows based budget smartphone Iris Win1 for just Rs. 4,999

by December 6, 2014


Prefer to go for a Windows based phone offered at a budget price? Check out the Lava Iris Win 1, recently launched by Lava and exclusively available at Flipkart online for just Rs. 4,999. Reasonably priced with apt specifications, Lava Iris Win1 is quite similar to Celkon Win 400, Motorola Moto E, Asus Zenfone 4 and Micromax Canvas Win W092. Interested? Let’s review it further –


  • Screen – 4-inch (800 x 400 pixels) capacitive touch
  • Processor – 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon
  • Internal Memory – 8GB internal memory
  • RAM – 1GB
  • External Memory – Expandable with microSD
  • OS – Windows 8.1
  • Dual SIM – 2G + 3G
  • Camera – 5MP camera with LED Flash, BSI+ sensor
  • Front Facing Camera – 0.3MP
  • Connectivity – 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS
  • Battery – 1950 mAh


Primarily, a Windows based phone offers a relatively superior performance especially to hard core Windows loyalists. In fact, it offers a seamless user experience making it impossible to switchover to phones with other OS systems. Hence, you can rely upon Lava Iris Win1 to perform to the hilt.


Processor :

The 1.2 GHz quad core Snapdragon 200 processor and the 1 GB of RAM assure you with satisfactory performance. Considering it to be based on the Windows Phone platform, the phone can comfortably multi task without faltering much in time and delivery.

Camera :

Click good quality selfies with its 0.3 MP camera and also use to make video calls and self portraits.  The 5MP camera with LED flash and BSI+ sensor works well to capture images in low light. Considering this to be a budget smartphone, the offerings of these two cameras seems quite adequate.

Storage :

Most phones offer limited storage space which gets consumed in no time. But at 8GB internal memory along with a provision of micro SD card to expand the memory to 32GB, Lava Iris Win 1 makes it definitely worth the buy.

Battery : 

Skeptical of running out of power when using a smartphone? Well, not on this one for it is equipped with 1,950 mAh battery which definitely promises more juice to tide you through a relatively long time even when you multi task.

Display :

At a budget price of Rs. 4,999, a 4 inch screen size should be quite adequate as offered in this Lava phone. Equipped with a WVGA screen resolution of 480×800 pixels, the screen offers a decent viewing experience – be it watching videos, playing games or even browsing.

Connectivity : 

Well connected across preferred channels such as 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS along dual SIM compatibility, this phone proves to be decent enough for regular use.

Opting for a handheld windows device or trying out a Windows based phone for the 1st time, the Lava Iris Win1 can be a good decision to go ahead with. Don’t delay its purchase any longer for it is available exclusively on Flipkart and may soon vanish off in no time.


(Video Courtesy : Lava mobiles / YouTube)