Lava's subsidiary company Xolo is reported to launch NVIDIA's Tegra 3 based gaming centric smartphone - Xolo Play, in a few weeks time.

The company has updated its official website with a flashy picture of Xolo Play with the tagline - "Are You Game?, STEP UP THE NEXT LEVEL OF GAMING". Xolo has also released the specifications of the upcoming phone, but is still tight lipped about details on price and actual release date.

News website, NDTV claims that the new Xolo gaming smartphone will be released next week on 15 July for ₹15,999 in a matter of weeks from now. 

Xolo Play sports a 4.7-inch IPS OGS (One Glass Solution) screen with HD (720x1280p) resolution having pixel density of 312 ppi (pixels per inch) and runs on Android v4.1.1 Jelly Bean OS.

Under the hood, the phone packs NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor paired with 416MHz 12-core GeForce graphics engine. It houses 1GB RAM and 4GB internal memory which can be expanded up to 32GB.

It is to be noted that Xolo had launched the first Intel powered smartphone X900 in 2012, and now the company is all set to release the first ever NIVIDIA based handset (Xolo Play) in India.

Key Specifications of Xolo Play:


Xolo Play (Single-SIM)


4.7-inch IPS OGS HD (720x1280p) screen with pixel density of

312 ppi (pixels per inch)


Android v4.1.1 Jelly Bean OS


NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor with clock speed of 1.5GHz


416MHz 12-core NVIDIA ULP GeForce graphics engine



Storage capacity

4GB, expandable up to 32GB via microSD card


Main:8.0-megapixel camera with LED flash, capable of recording 1080p full HD video

Front:2.0-megapixel camera


2000 mAh


3G(network connectivity), Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth v3.0, A-GPS,USB v2.0 HS,


138.4 x 70.0 x 10.4 mm


167 g


Yet to be revealed