Phone Comparison - Lava Iris 501 vs Micromax A90s

Lava Iris 501
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Micromax A90s
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general General Info

Manufacturer Lava Micromax
Announced January 2013 Q3 2012
Status Available - January 2013 Available - November 2012
Colors Black, White Black
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 148.5 x 79 x 10.5 mm
(5.85 x 3.11 x 0.41 in)
127.2 x 66.8 x 9.8 mm
(5.01 x 2.63 x 0.39 in)
Weight - 118.4 g (4.16.0.14 oz)
2G Network GSM 900 / 1800 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 2100 HSDPA 900 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradable to v4.1 Android OS, v4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Processor Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9, MediaTek MT6577 [Similar] Dual-core 1 GHz, MediaTek MT6577 [Similar]
GPU PowerVR SGX531 [Similar] PowerVR SGX531 [Similar]
RAM 512 MB [Browse Similar] 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 4 GB 4 GB (2.09 GB user available)
External Memory microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display

Type TFT LCD Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 262K colors
Size 5.0 inches [Similar] 4.3 inches [Similar]
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels (187 ppi) [Similar] 480 x 800 pixels (217 ppi) [Similar]
Screen-to-Body Ratio 60.39% 61.92%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

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

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels [Similar] 8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels [Similar]
Flash LED flash LED flash
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection Geo-tagging
Video Yes Yes
Front Camera Yes, VGA [Similar] Yes, VGA [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Class 12 Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
Edge Class 12 Class 12
3G HSDPA 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes, with A2DP Yes, v4.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support
Browser HTML5 HTML

memory User Memory

Internal 4 GB, 512 MB RAM 4 GB (2.09 GB user available), 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 2300 mAh 1600 mAh
Stand by Up to 620 h Up to 180 h
Talk Time Up to 7 h Up to 5 h (2G)
Up to 4 h (3G)