LYF Water 5
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The LYF Water 5 is a dual-SIM phone that runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. The smartphone has a 13 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front camera. The latest variants of this mobile are Lyf Water 8 and Lyf Water 9. The device has a 5-inch HD IPS display. Connectivity options include 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, and a microUSB port. It has 16GB internal storage. It is powered by a 64-bit quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor paired with 2GB RAM. The smartphone is powered by a 2,920 mAh Li-Po battery.(read more)
LYF Water 5 Price in India
Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 processor
16GB internal storage
2920 mAh battery
13 M.Pixels rear & 5 M.Pixels selfie cameras
Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop) OS
|Display Type||IPS LCD|
|Pixel Density||294 pixels per inch (ppi)|
|Color Reproduction||16M Colors|
|Operating System||Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)|
|Rear Camera Features||Rear Flash|
|Standby Time||290 hrs|
|Talk time||15 hrs|
|Wi-Fi||Dual SIM (Micro-SIM)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410|
|No of Cores||4 (Quad Core)|
|Other Sensors||Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor|
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Pros & Cons
- Smooth performance with Snapdragon 410 processor
- Battery backup is above average
- Outdated version of Android
- No word from manufacturer on Android updates
- User interface is not intuitive
- Rear glass is prone to break on drops
Questions and Answers
Does it have a fingerprint sensor?
Answer by Sharfuddin on 21st Jun, 2018
No, it doesn't have a fingerprint sensor.
What is the IMEI number?
Answer by Samir Makwana on 11th May, 2017
IMEI number is the International Mobile Equipment Identity number. It is unique for every phone. You can enter — *#06# — on your phone to check your unique 15-digit IMEI number.
Does it support OTG?
Answer by Sharfuddin on 14th Jun, 2017
Yes, it supports OTG
LYF Water 5 Price in India starts from Rs. 6,200
The best price of LYF Water 5 is Rs. 6,200 in Amazon. is not available in other online stores. LYF Water 5 is available in Black colours across various online stores in India.
LYF Water 5 Details
Introduction & Design
The LYF Water 5 is an entry-level device with unique design strategy. The device has glass finish on the back and a metallic frame that can be seen from the sides of the device. The device carries large bezels around the display that makes the device measure 142 x 70.5 x 7.7mm. The LYF Water 5 is available only in Black variant and weighs 136 grams.
Display & Camera
The device features a 5-inch IPS LCD with a pixel density of 294 PPI. The screen is protected with Asahi Dragontrail Glass that resists scratches and drops up to an extent. The display also supports multi-touch up to five fingers. The primary camera on the LYF Water 5 is a 13-megapixel autofocus shooter coupled with LED flash to aid in low-light conditions. Features like Manual HDR, face detection and panorama, are also present. The rear-facing camera can record videos up to full-HD (1920x1080) resolution at 30 frames per second. To handle selfies, the LYF Water 5 features a 5-megapixel front-facing camera which can also record full-HD videos but at lower 15 frames per second. One can expect average image quality from both the cameras as this a budget device.
Software & Performance
The device runs on the outdated Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system. There is no guaranteed update to the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow yet. As the device ships with stock Android, there aren't any added features such as shooting modes in camera, ability to use different themes, etc. In terms of performance, the LYF Water 5 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset that includes four Cortex-A53 cores which are clocked at 1.2GHz. To handle the gaming and other graphic demanding applications, there is Adreno 306 GPU. The multitasking is helped with 2GB of RAM. For storing applications and multimedia, the LYF Water 5 has 16GB of internal memory.
Battery & Connectivity
The smartphone is fuelled by a 2,920 mAh Li-Po battery which is more than enough for a device with a 5-inch display. The LYF Water 5 is rated for 15 hours of talk time on 4G network, and it can play HD videos continuously for up to 5 hours. The LYF Water 5 has rich connectivity features that include dual-SIM 4G LTE (4G+2G) with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS and a microUSB port.
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