The company has so far unveiled three Lyf branded phones namely the Lyf Earth 1, Water 1, and Water 2 smartphones. The Lyf Flame 1 is also now the most affordable Lyf-branded smartphone from Reliance Retail. The phone will be available in Black, Red, and White colour variants.
Similar to other Lyf-branded phones, the Flame 1 also supports 4G LTE bands in India - FDD Band 3 (1800MHz) and TDD Band 40 (2300MHz).
The Lyf Flame 1 smartphone features a 4.5-inch FWVGA (480x854 pixels) display. The Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Flame 1 offers dual-SIM support. The handset is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 (MSM8909) processor clubbed with 1GB of RAM. It packs 8GB of inbuilt storage and supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 32GB).
The Lyf Flame 1 sports a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash. There is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera also on board, which can be considered the highlight of the handset at this price point. Some of the camera features on the Lyf Flame 1 include face detection, blink detection, and smile detection modes. Connectivity options include GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and Micro-USB.
Measuring 132.6x66.2x9.3mm, the Lyf Flame 1 weighs 138 grams. It packs a 2000mAh battery which is rated to deliver up to 8 hours of talk time and up to 200 hours of standby time.
Reliance Jio's 4G services are expected to be launched in February, according to recent news reports.