In order to acquire a larger market share and provide its customer more options, sensation of the year Reliance Jio has unveiled another Lyf branded smartphone in the budget category — Lyf F1S. The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs. 10,099, but new users can claim a cashback of Rs 500 in JioMoney wallet. Interested people can buy the VoLTE enabled smartphone via AJIO.com and what’s striking is that the phone is coming with the Jio Happy New Year Offer where people will enjoy free calling, data, messages and roaming till 31 March 2017.
Coming to the specifications, the smartphone is fronted with a 5.2-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) IPS display with Corning Concore Glass 3 which makes the screen durable and the screen has a pixel density of 423ppi for a better viewing experience.
Under the hood, the device is power by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976 SoC (four cores clocked at 1.4GHz and four cores clocked at 1.8GHz) coupled the Adreno 510 GPU and 3GB of RAM for flawless daily tasks. The device can easily run medium games without skipping any frame.
Lyf F1S smartphone comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box and is upgradable to the newer Android 7.1 Nougat. While talking of camera, the smartphone boasts 16-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a 5 megapixel front-facing shooter for snapping selfies. Also, the device has 32 GB inbuilt storage and is expandable up to 128 GB via SD card which gives you ample room to store photos and videos.
The device has 3000mAh battery to supply enough juice to last full day. According to the company, the smartphone can provide up to 11.5 hours of talk time on 4G, and 320 hours of standby time. The Lyf F1S is a lightweight smartphone weighing just 146 grams and has good ergonomics to appeal everyone’s eyes and measures 148×73.1×7.7mm.
Coming to the sensors and connectivity, Lyf F1S include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.1, USB Type-C (USB2.0), FM radio, and GPS/ A-GPS. The device also boasts an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.