Indian mobile phone manufacturer Lava has launched the Xolo Q800, which is its first quad-core Android smartphone. The device has been priced at Rs. 12,499 and can be counted in the same league as the Micromax Canvas HD A 116.


The new Xolo Q800 device comes with the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system and a 4.5 inch IPS panel display with qHD resolution. The device has a 1.2 GHz quad-core Mediatek chipset and 1 GB RAM. The other features of the phone include an 8-megapixel auto-focus camera and a CMOS sensor for better performance in low light.

In terms of connectivity, the Q800 has 3G, Bluetooth, Wi Fi, A-GPS, a Proximity Sensor and an accelerometer. The smartphone has a 2,100 mAh battery, which will provide for good standby time. On the other hand, the Micromax Canvas HD A116 was launched in the month of February 2013 and has a 5-inch HD touchscreen IPS display, which runs on the Android Jelly Bean Operating system.

Karbonn has recently launched its Smart Titanium 1 phone, which is India’s first quad-core CPU smartphone. This allows for the phone to have a faster processor and the device has been priced at Rs. 10,990. The handsets are now available in the Indian market, where customers now have unprecedented options to chose from.