Compare Lava A89 vs Lava A79

Summary
59%
64%
Display

5.0" (Medium)

540x960, Avg sharpness

5.5" (Large)

480x800, Low sharpness

Performance

Quad core

1.5 GHz, 1 GB RAM

Quad core

1.2 GHz, 1 GB RAM

Storage

8 GB

32 GB (Expandable)

8 GB

32 GB (Expandable)

Camera

5 MP (Main)

2 MP (Front)

5 MP (Main)

2 MP (Front)

Battery

2000 mAh

14.1 h talktime (2G)

2200 mAh

Expert Rating
User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

3.3/5 based on 122 ratings

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★★★★★

3.6/5 based on 208 ratings

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General
Launch Date

May 5, 2016 (Official)

June 1, 2016 (Official)

Operating System

Android v5.1 (Lollipop)

Android v5.1 (Lollipop)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Network

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

4G: No, 3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

Fingerprint Sensor

No

No

Quick Charging

No

No

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 145.5 mm
Width: 72 mm
Thickness: 9.1 mm

Height: 155 mm
Width: 78.6 mm
Thickness: 9.2 mm

Weight

157 grams

134 grams

Colours

Display
Good
Good
Screen Resolution

540 x 960 pixels

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel Density

220 ppi

170 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

No

No

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

65.64 %

70.67 %

Performance
Average
Average
Chipset

Spreadtrum SC9830A

Spreadtrum SC7731G

Processor

Quad core, 1.5 GHz, Cortex A7

Quad core, 1.2 GHz, Cortex A7

Architecture

32 bit

Graphics

Mali-400 MP2

Mali-400 MP2

RAM

1 GB

1 GB

Storage
Very Good
Very Good
Internal Memory

8 GB

8 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 32 GB

Up to 32 GB

Camera
Below Average
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

5 MP Primary Camera

5 MP Primary Camera

Autofocus

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

2592 x 1944 Pixels

2592 x 1944 Pixels

Shooting Modes

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash

Video Recording

1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

2 MP Front Camera

2 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

No

No

Flash

No

LED Flash

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

2000 mAh

2200 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

Standby Time

Up to 7 Hours(3G)

Network & Connectivity
VoLTE

SIM 1

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

3G, 2G

SIM 2

2G

2G

Bluetooth

v4.0

v4.0

GPS

with A-GPS

NFC

No

No

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

No

No

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Accelerometer