Lyf Earth 1 with 5.50-inch display, 13-Megapixel camera launched: Formerly announced by Reliance Jio’s 4G smartphone being available under the Lyf brand has had more of its details revealed. Through an unboxing video which was uploaded by The Quint the features and further details of the Lyf Earth 1 was publicized. It has been called the Lyf Earth 1 and runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop-out-of-the-box.
Lyf Earth 1 Specifications
|Expendable Storage||up to 128GB|
The company will be launching four types of smartphones, all under the Lyf brand. The four smartphone series will be named on the four different elements that is Earth, Water, Wind and Fire. The Earth 1 has been placed as the premium segment and it will be first smartphone of the series.
Lyf Earth 1 Features
The phone houses dual SIM, providing for micro as well as nano sized SIM. Lyf Earth 1 has a 5.5 inch Amoled display and its HD resolution being 1080* 1920 pixels, which translates to a pixel density of 401ppi. The smartphone also has a 1.5GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC, along with Adreno 405 GPU. Till now there is no detail about Lyf Earth 1 smartphone.
Lyf Earth 1 is Reliance Jio’s first smartphone and sports dual rear cameras. One camera being 13-megapixel sensor while the other being 2-megapixel sensor. Lyf Earth 1 has a front-facing camera of 5-megapixel sensor. Its inbuilt storage is 32GB and it is expandable via microSD card which can be expanded up to 64GB.
The phone provides connectivity options including 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and a WiFi of 802.11 b/g/n. Moreover the smartphone provides access to a variety of Reliance Services from within the Lyf Earth 1. The smartphone Lyf Earth 1 needs a 3500mAh battery. The smartphone weighs 162.5 grams, an elegant 7.23mm thickness and measures 154*76.6*7.25mm.
So far the launch date of Lyf Earth 1 has not been revealed nor has the date when the company’s 4G network date been told to the public. IBNLive was the first to report the details of the Lyf Earth 1 smartphone and has been later confirmed by Gadgets 360 from Reliance Jio.
Reliance Jio will most probably be having Bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri as their brand ambassador for the Lyf Earth 1 smartphone, though no announcement has yet been made. Fakhri uploaded a photo on Twitter which displays the boxes of all the Lyf devices on Twitter. This indicates that the boxes were designed in India.
“Loving this! Design in India is surely standing out and making its mark! Way to go” – Nargis (@Nargis Fakhri) January 12, 2016.
Lyf Earth 1 Price
As per the price is concern Lyf Earth 1 comes with the price tag of Rs. 25,800 in Indian market. As of now the Lyf Earth 1 is available only for the 1 lakh Reliance employees all over India. Earlier the Lyf Earth 1 was available only in the Navi Mumbai Reliance Office. Now the smartphone for the next few months will be put through a various numbers of beta test to check the effectiveness of its coverage. Till now there is no confirmed date for the commercial launch of the smartphone Lyf Earth 1, but the expected date is around March to April 2016.