Lava Z60 – Budget Smartphone with 16GB Storage: Review, Specs and Price

Lava Z60: Review

Lava Z60 was launched last year as a budget friendly smartphone that offers great value for money. The device is one numerous smartphone from the company’s Z series.

The company always targets those on a tight budget, dishing out smartphones with low-class specs and features. Well, its time to find out if the Lava Z60 really gives value for money.

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Design

Lava Z60

A combination of Metal and Plastic here, not all budget smartphone looks this attractive. The dual antenna lines is simply sleek and stunning, adding to the beauty of the device. There’s a loudspeaker at the bottom corner for quality music and bass.

Lava Z60

The rear camera sits on top of the antenna line to the left, while the LED flash is underneath. No fingerprint scanner on the budget phone, it measues 9.1mm in thickness. In general, it weighs 149g and available in Gold and Black colors.

Display

Lava Z60

Ships with lots of bezels, which is normal for a budget smartphone of its caliber. The bottom bezel houses three navigation buttons as usual, while the top houses the selfie camera, speaker grille and sensors. Even the narrow bezels came out to play a bit.

The 5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen has low-class qualites and displays standard visuals. It has a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels with 196 pixel per inch density. Nonetheless, the screen stretches up to 66.4% screen to body ratio.

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Hardware and Software

Houses the Mediatek MT6737M chip with Quad-core processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. The 4-cores of processor reaches a disappointing speed of 1.1GHz with 28nm process technology. Administrating graphics is the ARM Mali-T720 MP2 graphics processor with just a single core.

Just 1GB RAM space is available here for multitasking through light apps, it has a memory speed of 533MHz. Store up files and apps inside the 16GB storage space, which is upgradeable up to 64GB using a memory card. The Lava Z60 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat.

Camera

The 5MP rear camera has f/2.0 aperture and other quality features like autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging and the rest, capturing 2K resolution images. Record videos of 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second, while the 5MP selfie camera has a LED flash as well. Perfect for night selfies and video calls.

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Battery

Powering the Lava Z60 is a 2500mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery with no fast charging technology. Even without the fast charging feature, it shouldn’t take up to 2 hours to fully charge up the battery from 0% to 100%.

 

Lava Z60 Technical Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model Lava Z60
Announced September, 2017
Released September, 2017
Status Available on Shopping stores

Network

2G Network Yes
3G Network Yes
4G Network Yes
SIM Type

Micro + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM

Design

Type Metal + Plastic
Dimensions 143.6 x 72.3 x 9.1 mm
Weight 149g
Protection Yes
Colours Gold, Black

Display

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5-inch
Resolution 480 x 854 Pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 196ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 66.4%
Touch Screen Yes
Protection 2.5D Curved Glass
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary Display No

Camera

5MP
Yes
Yes
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, LED
5MP

Software

Android 7.0 Nougat
Modified
Yes
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes

Hardware

Mediatek MT6737M
CPU Quad-Core 1.1GHz
GPU Mali-T720MP2
1GB
Internal Storage 16GB
Yes, up to 64GB


Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes
Infrared No
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, microUSB
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC
HDMI
Facial Recognition No
No

Battery

Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Capacity 2500mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging No
Standby
Talk Time
Music Play

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes

Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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What is Lava Z60 Price and Availability Status?

The Lava Z60 will be available on Shopping stores from May starting from $79 (N20,000) to $99 (N30,000). Click on the links above to view the latest Lava Z60 price & availability on Shopping stores.

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