• 5.5" (854x480)
  • 1GB
    8GB Storage
  • 5-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2200 mAh
Specifications Highlights
ProductLava A79 (2016)
Display5.5" 854x480
Rear Camera(s)
  • 5-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2-MP
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB Storage
  • MicroSD (32GB max.)
Battery2200 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 134g (4.7oz), 155x78.6x9.2 mm (6.10 x 3.09 x 0.36 inches)
Diagonal (inches)5.5"
Display/Body Ratio68.4%
Sharpness (PPI)178 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 720p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2200 mAh
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz
RAM Options1GB
Internal Storage Options8GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size32GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Connector TypeMicro USB
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS

Lava A79 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Lava A79 waterproof?

No. Our information indicates that the Lava A79 is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating certification. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Lava A79 4K?

No, the Lava A79 resolution of (854x480) is not defined as 4K. 4K is usually defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are even more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Lava A79 feature Wireless Charging?

No, Lava A79 does not feature Wireless Charging.

Does Lava A79 feature Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Lava A79 does not have Qi Wireless Charging.

Is the Lava A79 4G?

No, the Lava A79 does not seem to work on 4G networks.

Is the Lava A79 a 5G phone?

No, the Lava A79 does not work on 5G networks.

Is the Lava A79 USB-C?

No, the Lava A79 does not have a USB-C port.

If the battery of the Lava A79 removable?

No, the Lava A79 does not have a removable battery.

Lava A79 Benchmarks

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