Lava Xolo A500 Review


LAVA has now produced its new handset named XOLO A500 in the market. Lava is giving more emphases on the mid-range series phone and therefore it is raising all mid-range phone to makes its position stronger in this field. Lava Xolo A500 is again a dual SIM handset and powered with latest Android 4.1 Ice Cream Sandwich and it runs on 1GHz processor enhanced by the RAM of 512 MB. The device comprises of 4 inch of display which is capable to give you HD video playback. Primary camera of the device is 5 MP and secondary front camera is 0.3 MP. The phone grants you a wide range of connectivity option GPRS, EDGE, HSPA and Wi-Fi are some of them. Good battery backup of 1500mah make this device best in all.

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New Xolo A500 is a slim and light weighted pone and just weight 122.6 gm. The dimensions of the device are 63.5X124X 11.8 mm. The plastic body of the phone is designed in such a way that it can attract the people. The front panel of device comprises of 4 inches capacitive touch screen and absolute three key of tab. A front facing camera is also present above the screen. To the back of the device matte finish is given as well as 5 MP camera also define its beauty. The soft plastic back panel can easy be removed to remove the battery. To make you easy and comfortable the device grants you volume rockers and power buttons at either side. The space for 3.5mm audio jack is just provided at the top of the device.


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Xolo A500 comes along with fantastic 4 inch TFT display of screen which is capable to provide you the resolution of 480 X 800 pixels. The resolution is quite lower but it’s enough to for this range phone. The phone shows 16 display colors and makes the image saturation. On changing the viewing angle to some degree the image on display softens. Otherwise the device grants you crystal clear video and image format. Display of the phone is loved by the big screen lovers.



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LAVA XOLO A500 is featured by the camera of 5 Mega Pixel camera. The camera of the device is capable to provide you a good resolution of image and helps you save your magic moments. Saving your memory will be much easy with its high resolution of 720p video recording camera. Image captured by this device will be fine quality. Capturing image will be done in dark with its LED flash feature. Many on screen option are also given by the device to edit your image and make it even better as you like it. Some additional features like Auto focus and Geo tagging are imparted that enhances the camera beauty. Device comes in the market with the secondary front facing VGA camera of which shoots average photographs and helps you to make video calling.



The XOLO A500 is powered by fast accessing 1 GH Qualcomm Snapdragon Dual Core processor. The device is totally loaded with RAM of 512 MB, RAM helps the processor to operate multitasking operations and also stores the applications. Out of 512 MB RAM the user only gets 143MB.  The device also comprises with the advanced Adreno 203 graphics support which allows the users to play HD games.  The device is also capable to give you a good video playback. On coming to operating system of the device is powered with the latest Android 4.1 Ice Cream Sandwich which provides you different home screen and notification area. However, many live wallpaper and widget are also provided by the operating system.



Lava Xolo A500 is fully supported by the dual SIM feature but 3G is only provided on SIM 1 and SIM 2 works on 2G network. Internet operation can be done with the help of EDGE and GPRS service. Fast working 3 G connection can provide you 7.2 Mbps and 5.76Mbps service. Wireless connectivity and also be granted by the device and it works on Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. Transferring of the multimedia files can be easy with its latest Bluetooth.


Xolo is loaded with the powerful battery Li-Ion 1500mAH. The battery of the device is average and last long. It provides you the talk time of 8-9 hour and on video play back it works till 2.5-3 hours. On browsingon3G network or even on Wi-Fi the device can last at least 5-5.5 hours.  The battery provides you the standby time of 31o hours. The internal memory of the device is 4GB and it can be expanded to 32 GB with the use of micros card.




LAVA XOLO A500 is mid-range handset; the device is too much loved by dual SIM lovers. Initially the phone comes on a good format of video playback. The phone comprises excellent Dual Core processor, and amazing graphics. The lower RAM of the device sucks the functioning of the phone. Camera quality and connectivity feature of pone makes you to own this XOLO A500.  It will be the good option for you if you have less money.


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Specification Of Lava Xolo A 500


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  • Dimensions                   124 x 63.5 x 11.8 mm (4.88 x 2.5 x 0.46 in)
  • Display Type                 TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size                                  480 x 800 pixels, 4.0 inches (~233 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch                     Yes
  • Loudspeaker                 Yes
  • 3.5mm jack                    Yes
  • Primary Camera           5 MP
  • Secondary Camera      VGA
  • Video Recording          Yes
  • Dual SIM                       Yes
  • 2G Network                  GSM 900 / 1800 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G Network                  HSDPA 2100
  • EDGE                              YES
  • GPRS                              YES
  • HSDPA                            7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
  • WLAN                            Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Bluetooth                      Yes
  • USB                                 Yes
  • OS                                   Android v4.0 (ics)
  •  CPU                               Dual core 1GHz
  • GPU                               Adreno 203
  • Sensor                           Accelerometer, proximity
  • RAM                              512 MB
  • Internal memory        4 GB
  • FM Radio                      Yes
  • GPS                                Yes
  • Battery                          Li-Ion 1500mAH
  • Stand-by                        Up to 310 h
  • Talk time                        Up to 9 h
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