Reliance’s 4G smartphone brand LYF had recently launched the F1 Special Edition smartphone in India and offered high-end specifications that is priced at Rs. 13,399. This company has gathered significant market share with the initial free Jio 4G SIM that provides Jio Welcome Offer. This offer is made available to all the 4g VoLTE supported devices, which offers free Voice calls, free SMS and free Internet data this valid till up to December 31st. Now, LYF has launched its new handset with similar specs of LYF F1 Special Edition smartphone which is called as LYF F1 Plus.
It is priced at Rs. 13099 and is exclusively available for purchase via Snapdeal. The LYF F1 Plus smartphone has exactly similar specs of LYF F1 Special Edition except the processor. The LYF F1 Plus smartphone features a 5.5-inch FHD AMOLED display which has a 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution that offers 401 PPI of pixel density and 16M colors. This smartphone comes with a Corning Gorilla Glass 4 that protects from the scratches and minor drops. It runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with almost stock UI. Under the hood is the Exynos Octa-core processor which clocks the speed of 1.6GHz while on the LYF F1 Special Edition smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 SoC that has an octa-core 1.7GHz.
As per as cameras are concerned, it packs a 16MP camera with PDAF and dual-LED flash that can record videos up to 1080p at 30 frames per second. On the front, the LYF F1 Plus smartphone bears an 8MP front camera with wide-angle lens for taking selfies and video calling. Powering of the entire smartphone is a 3200mAh non-removable battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support that is rated to deliver a talk time up to 11 hours and lasts a standby time up to 150 hours. It is a dual SIM dual standby supported device and offers 4G VoLTE with three carrier aggregation (3CA).
The other connectivity options include 3G HSPA+, 2G/Edge/GPRS, Bluetooth, Micro USB port, 3.5mm audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS/A-GPS navigation and FM radio. Measuring of the device dimensions are 155.5 x 77.6 x 7.9 mm and weighs 152 grams. There is 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded upto 128GB via MicroSD card slot and 3GB of RAM. The LYF F1 Plus smartphone supports Rich Communication Services with the Jio4GVoice app, which can allow users to call freely any other network. Sensors on the smartphone are Gyroscope, Ambient Light, Accelerometer, Proximity, and E-Compass.
It also has Motion & Gesture, which is customizable home screen shortcuts to applications. This smartphone will be available in only one color that is Black and is priced at Rs. 13,099. The LYF F1 Plus smartphone also enjoys one year of additional manufacturers warranty on top of the standard one year warranty like other LYF devices. Recently, this company has launched the LYF Wind 4S smartphone that comes with decent specifications and is priced at Rs. 7,499. On the front is a 5-inch HD display. It is powered by the Snapdragon 210 quad-core processor and coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more exclusive information about the upcoming LYF smartphones.