Phone Comparison - Karbonn A40 vs Lava Iris 470

Karbonn A40
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Lava Iris 470
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general General Info

Manufacturer Karbonn Lava
Announced July 2014 January 2015
Status Available - July 2014 Available - January 2015
Price - Rs. 4,599 ($67.63) [Similarly Priced]
Colors White, White Gold Black, White
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension - 134 x 66 x 10.45 mm
(5.28 x 2.6 x 0.41 in)
Weight - 147 g (5.19 oz)
2G Network GSM 900 / 1800 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 GSM 900 / 1800 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network No HSDPA 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat) Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Processor Dual-core 1.2 GHz, MTK 6572 [Similar] Dual-core 1.3 GHz, MTK 6572 [Similar]
GPU Mali-400MP [Similar] Mali-400MP [Similar]
RAM 512 MB [Browse Similar] 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 4 GB (2.4 GB internal storage) 4 GB (1.27 GB for apps, 1.276 GB for mass storage)
External Memory microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display

Type IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, Wide Viewing Angle IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16.7M colors
Size 5.0 inches [Similar] 4.5 inches [Similar]
Resolution 480 x 854 pixels (196 ppi) [Similar] 480 x 854 pixels (218 ppi) [Similar]
Screen-to-Body Ratio - 62.92%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio FM radio FM Radio with Recording
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels [Similar] 5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels [Similar]
Flash LED flash LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, Face Detection, Panorama Auto Focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, HDR, Burst Mode, Panaroma
Video Yes, 720p Yes, 720p
Front Camera Yes, VGA [Similar] Yes, VGA [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
3G No HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes, v2.0 A2DP, EDR Yes, v4.0
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes
Browser HTML HTML5

memory User Memory

Internal 4 GB (2.4 GB internal storage), 512 MB RAM 4 GB (1.27 GB for apps, 1.276 GB for mass storage), 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Li-Ion Battery Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 1700 mAh 1650 mAh
Stand by - -
Talk Time - Up to 17 h (2G)
Up to 10 h (3G)