Reliance LYF Water 10 is the latest addition to the company’s budget LYF series, which come with free Reliance Jio Preview offer SIM card. The device is4G enabled which supports VoLTE and HD voice calling. Reliance Jio Preview offer gives users an access to free unlimited data and voice services for 90 days. TheLyf Flame 7 and Wind 7 from Reliance Retail’s Lyf brand had gotten decent reviews as an overall smartphone, and the Water series from the telecom supergiants is the new addition to the market.
LYF smartphones are manufactured by Chinese handset maker ZTE Corporation. The company plans to source more phones from the maker before the launch of its Jio 4G services later in 2016.
LYF Water 10 Key phone specifications:
Reliance LYF Water 10 comes with a 5-inch HD IPS display (7201280 pixels) with pixel density of 294 ppi. The screen is protected by Dongxu Glass. It runs 1.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor coupled with 3GB RAM and 16GB ROM (expandable up to 64GB via microSD card).
Other specifications and software:
The Reliance LYF Water 10 runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and supports dual micro SIM cards.It is backed by a 2,300 mAh battery claimed to provide 4G talk-time of up to 7 hours and standby time of up to 150 hours. The dimensions of the handset are 72mmx146.5mmx8.5mm. It weighs 142 grams. Reliance LYF Water 10 supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G, 4G, 4G VoLTE (HD Voice Call), Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS, USB 2.0, Micro USB and USB OTG. Sensors include Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, E-Compass and G-Sensor.
The Lyf Water 10 sports a 13-megapixel autofocus rear camera with dual-tone LED flash along with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.Some of the camera’s features on the Lyf Water 10 include face detection, auto scene detection, face detection, video snapshot, smile shot, and gesture capture.
Other products of the Reliance LYF series:
Reliance LYF Water series currently consists of 8 smartphones namely Water 1, Water 2, Water 4, Water 5, Water 6, Water 7, Water 8 and Water 10. There’s also Reliance LYF Earth series, Flame series and Wind series apart from Water series.The cheapest of the lot is its Flame series with smartphones starting at Rs 2,999. LYF Flame 3, Flame 4, Flame 5 and Flame 6 cost Rs 2,999. All of these smartphones are 4G VoLTE enabled.
Reliance Lyf Water 10: How much does it cost and where to buy?
LYF phones are directly sold through its retail outlets.In February 2016, LYF tied up with app-based delivery service Grofers and online retailer Amazon to deliver its phones to users. The new smartphone comes in a black colour variant and is available at a price of Rs. 8699 which is pretty reasonable considering the fact that it is targeted for budget smartphone audiences. The device will soon be available on amazon and is quite a handsome bargain for someone who is on a budget, but stills require a phone with up-to-date features.