Reliance Retail has rolled out its new smartphone Lyf F1 on Friday. The company has decided price tag Rs. 13,399 for this smartphone and it will be made available through Reliance Digital stores from Friday. The phone is bundled with a free Bluetooth speaker worth Rs. 3,000. Also, the company offers 10 percent of cashback for Citibank cardholders and a Reliance voucher worth Rs. 15,000, with each purchase.
Lyf is trying all its best to attract customers, as with the launch of Lyf F1 it has introduced an attractive and smart feature, Smart Ring that enables the users to locate the smartphone even when the phone is on silent mode. The company is also offering Smart Play feature which will allow to pause a playing video when the user looks away from the display. It comes with a carrier aggregation along with the faster speeds, is said to provide better battery life.
Reliance Retail is also features RCS (Rich Communication Services) which provides enhanced messaging services on SMS, along with enabling users to share location and files when on a live call. Reliance Jio SIM card is also coming with this smartphone.
As far specifications are concerned, the Lyf F1 flaunts a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection and a pixel density of 400ppi. The dual-SIM enabled phone supports a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 SoC (four cores clocked at 1.52GHz and four cores clocked at 1.21GHz) paired with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be further expandable up to 128GB through microSD card.
Lyf F1 runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and is backed by a 3200mAh non-removeable battery. The battery will last for whole day as the company claimed it. It houses a 16MP primary camera with PDAf and EIS and a 8MP selfie shooter with autofocus. Connectivity options include 4G and VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, Micro-USB, GPS, and 3.5mm audio jack.
Measuring 155.5×77.6×7.9mm, it weighs 153 grams. The phone features accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and electronic compass on the board.