The Lava A79 is a budget friendly phone with nice features. Smart gesture, smart screenshot, front flash etc., are some of the vital factors that makes this handset a sound option. However, the display resolution and primary camera quality are just average.
Display and Configuration
The Lava A79 flaunts a 5.5-inch IPS LCD with a screen resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. The dual SIM handset runs on Android v5.1 (Lollipop) OS and has a SAR value of 1.6 W/kg. Under the hood, there is a 1.2GHz quad-core processor aided with 1GB RAM which is responsible for driving the system.
Camera and Storage
The Lava A79 sports a 5MP primary camera and 2MP front camera with LED flash on both ends. In order to store data, the device houses an internal memory of 8GB which can be further expanded upto 32GB using a memory card.
Battery and Connectivity
The A79 is fuelled by a 2,200mAH li-ion battery which keeps the show running for a fair period of time. On the connectivity front, the device supports 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Tethering, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS and USB.
One of the best smart feature is that you can change the soundtrack without waking or unlocking the screen. It also has another interesting feature named 'Smart Screenshot,' which joins multiple screenshots from WhatsApp, Facebook etc. into a single image that can be shared across social platforms easily.