Lava Iris 504Q
Indian smartphone maker, Lava Mobiles expanded the flagship Iris series with launch of Iris 504Q which has an amazing motion sensor features similar to ‘Air Gesture’ seen in the Samsung Galaxy S4Lava Mobiles/Twitter

Lava's recently unveiled gesture control smartphone Iris 504Q is now up for sale in multiple online stores in India.

Popular e-retailers - Saholic and Snapdeal - have begun sales of the new Lava smartphone for ₹13,499, whereas other sites such as Flipkart and Infibeam has only opened the pre-order window, mentioning that the delivery of smartphones is expected to begin from next week. 

Lava Iris 504Q sports a 5.0-inch IPS OGS (One Glass Solution-thin screen technology) display with 1280x1080p HD resolutions. The most striking feature of the screen is that it comes with inbuilt motion sensor that can take input via hand gesture i.e. users can take photos, browse through music player, and tune FM radio channels without touching the screen.

In terms of hardware components, it packs 1.2GHz ARMv7 based quad-core chipset having 1GB RAM and 4GB inbuilt memory (expandable up to 32GB). It also houses 8.0-megapixel camera with LED flash on the rear side and 2.0-megapixel front-facing secondary camera.   

Considering the high-end specifications and its price, Lava Iris 504Q will pose a stiff challenge to rivals, both domestic and MNCs like Micromax, Samsung and Karbonn which are ruling Indian market.

.Lava Iris 504Q specifications include:

Model Iris 504Q
Display 5.0-inch IPS OGS screen with HD 1280x720p display resolutions
OS Android v4.2 Jelly Bean OS
Processor ARM v7 quad-core processor with 1.2GHz CPU speed
Storage capacity 4GB (less than 2GB user memory), expandable up to 32GB via microSD card
Camera Main: 8.0-megapixel camera auto-focus, LED flash supportFront:2.0-megapixel camera
Battery Li-Polymer battery with 2000 mAh power
Network 2G & 3G
Add-ons Bluetooth (with A2DP), Wi-Fi, USB connectivity, HD video recording
Dimensions 142.9 x 72.9 x 8.4 mm
Weight 140 g
Price ₹13,499/-