The Lava R5 is a large screen smartphone that is good for gaming. The smartphone have notch display and it’s the third phone from Lava to Bear the beauty. It also have large space for gamers to store heavy files.
In addition, the phone have a strong battery and also comes with Al in the camera department. This phone has been released since February 2019 and it’s currently in market.
Design and Display
Lava R5 phone comes with sleek plastic 3D body and frame design. It measures a dimensions of 159.8 x 75.1 x 7.77 mm and the weight is 157 grams. It comes in two colors; gloss black and neon purple. It has rear fingerprint sensor mounted and has no display protection. Also, there is face recognition technology in the phone.
Furthermore, it features 6.22 inches screen size of IPS LCD capacitive multi-touch screen. The screen comes with display protection but no secondary display. It screen resolution is 1520 x 720 pixels. There are 16 millions colors, 82.9 percent screen to body ratio, 19:9 aspect ratio and pixel density is 269 PPI.
It comes with a dual primary rear camera of 13MP + 5MP and have a dual flash. At the front it have a camera of 16MP that comes without LED flash. However, the video performance in the Lava R5 is 1080p.
The camera features in the phone are as follows: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, self timer, panorama, auto focus, scene mode, HDR, and others.
Hardware And Software
Also, the Lava R5 runs on Android OS v8.1 Oreo as the operating system working on Star OS 5.1 user interface. The OS will upgrade to the latest Android version very soon.
On of the quality of the device is that it comes with MediaTek Helio P22 chipset with process technology 12nm, 64-bit architecture. Furthermore, the CPU is 2.0 GHz Octa-core, and the GPU is IMG PowerVR GE8320.
Storage Capacity and Sensors
The Lava R5 have a variant of 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM which you cannot expand. The internal memory has a space of 128GB which is expandable to 156GB with micro SD card.
The phone have seven sensors, they are accelerometer, proximity, fingerprint, compass, gyro, magnetometer, and light.
Network and Connectivity
The Lava R5 support GSM, HSPA and 4G LTE which makes it to have 2G, 3G and 4G for internet connectivity and other uses. This makes the device a 4G compliant mobile device with dual nano SIM card slot.
The network support of Lava R5 are Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, mobile hotspot, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, headphone jack and micro USB 2.0.
The device have no HDMI, NFC and infrared.
Battery Life Lava R5
The Lava R5 features a Li-Po battery with capacity of 3260 mAh non-removable. The battery has no wireless charging and no fast charging technology.
The talk time and standby time are not specified yet.
Price and Availability
The Lava R5 price has not been officially released yet. But the price should be between $200 to $220 USD. You can check the phone in phone stores in your country.