India-based handset manufacturer Lava has launched the A93 budget-friendly smartphone in the country. This is the next iteration of the smartphone in the Lava’s A series lineup. It is priced at INR 7,999 and will be available in Gold and Gray color variants.

Lava A93 specifications:

  • 5.5inches 720p display.
  • 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor.
  • 2GB RAM.
  • Runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
  • Primary Camera 8MP with LED flash.
  • Secondary Camera 2MP with LED flash.
  • 16GB Internal Storage which is further expandable up to 32 GB via microSD card.
  • Removable 3000 mAh of Li-ion battery with Power Saver Mode.
  • SAR Value-1.6W/Kg

The connectivity options include 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/AGPS, 3.5mm jack, USB 2.0 and G-sensor. It comes with features like Smart Screenshot, Video PIP, Smart Music, and Smart Gestures. The device support H.263/H.264/MPEG4 Video format and support MP3/3GP/WAV/MIDI/AMR-NB audio format.

Lava A93 is an entry level smartphone and will face severe competition from Moto C Plus, InFocus Turbo 5, Redmi 4 and Redmi 4A which seems to be the finest contender in entry level market. The handset is quite mediocre in term of hardware configuration, with Quad core chipset and 2 GB RAM under the hood.