LYF Launches 4G LTE Equipped Flame 5 Smartphone at Rs 3999

by Teja Chedalla 5

Today, LYF had already launched its latest high-end smartphone Earth 2 in India. It is the rebranded version of 2015 launched ZTE Blade S7 and is priced at Rs. 19,999. LYF also launched the affordable Flame 5 smartphone priced at Rs. 3,999. Earlier the company also launched Flame 3, Flame 4, & Flame 6 smartphones priced same at Rs. 3,999. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and comes with dual SIM dual standby options.

The Flame 5 sports a 4-inch WVGA (800 x 480 pixels) display with a pixel density of 233ppi and Dragontrail glass protection on top. Under the hood is an unknown quad-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz and coupled with Mali 400 GPU and just 512MB RAM. Even the storage is limited to just 4GB and the can be expanded upto 32GB via MicroSD card slot. The other three smartphones Flame 3, Flame 4, and Flame 6 also offers the same 512MB of RAM.

It offers Cat.4 4G LTE with VoLTE support but only limited to one SIM. Coming to the camera department, it has a 5MP autofocus camera with LED flash on the back and a 2MP selfie camera on the front. It is backed by a 1,650mAh battery that is rated to give 4.5 hours of talk time and lasts upto 150 hours on standby. Connectivity options include 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and MicroUSB 2.0 port. It measures 124.5 x 64 x 10.9 mm and weighs 117 grams.

The company is also offering free Jio 4G SIM with the purchase of every Flame 5. The free SIM includes unlimited 4G data, voice calls, and SMS for free for next three months. The Flame 1 which sports better specifications than other devices in Flame series is now retailing at Rs. 5,599. It sports a slightly bigger 4.5-inch display and is powered by Snapdragon 210 quad-core processor. It also has 1GB of RAM, 8GB of storage and 2,000mAh battery.

Teja Chedalla

A Mechanical Engineer who loves cricket and is passionate about traveling. Here at PhoneRadar, he covers exclusive news around gadgets & technology by digging deep into the Internet. You can connect with him on all the social platforms @t4teja.

  • Woodnote(hulone_)

    Seriously, Who is buying this?

  • Pulkit Jain

    OMG ,512MB of ram.
    Somebody tell them we are not living in stone age.
    What a waste of money and resources.

  • Shibin A

    LYF..Cmon..Launch smthing really good

  • Uttarwar Anoop

    i think freedom 251 s having good specs than this

  • PRATHEESH PS

    Flame 1 is a better deal than flame 5