The Lyf Water 3 is an affordable smartphone that looks a lot expensive than its actual price range. The camera also doesn't disappoint. However the phone lacks a front flash, hence selfie lovers might be disappointed. The configuration of the phone is good, but ships with an outdated operating system. Go for it if design and a good primary camera are your main priorities.
Display and design
The Lyf Water 3 is curvy smartphone with a large 5.5-inch display featuring a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels (HD) and pixel density of 267 ppi. It comes encased in a silver-colored metallic body that gives the phone a premium look. The smartphone is lightweight at 165 grams and lightweight at 7.7 mm.
OS and configuration
The Ly Water 3 runs Android 5.0 Lollipop, and gets processing power from a Qualcomm MSM8939 Octa Core (1.5 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 + 1 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53) processor accompanied by a 2GB RAM and Adreno 405 GPU. The phone houses 16GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded further up to 32GB using a microSD card.
The Lyf Water 3 packs a 13 MP Primary Camera with Exmor-R CMOS image sensor. The camera has been accompanied an LED flash for low-light photography. The phone also equips a 5 MP Front Camera for selfie lovers and video callers.
Connectivity and battery
As far as connectivity is concerned, like all other Lyf smartphones, this one also supports 4G with VoLTE. Other connectivity features include Wi-Fi, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS etc. The fuel juice is provided by a 3000mAh Li-ion battery which claims to deliver eight hours of HD video playback.