Lava joins the Android One program with the Pixel V1, priced at Rs 11,350

In September last year, Google launched its Android One initiative in India with three smartphones – the Micromax Canvas A1, Karbonn Sparkle V, and the Spice Dream UNO Mi-498. At the same time, the search engine giant announced Lava, XOLO, and Intex as its new Android One hardware partners. Today, Lava has unveiled its first Android One smartphone, the Lava Pixel V1 in India. The Lava Pixel V1 runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box. It comes with a 5.5-inch HD IPS LCD display with a layer of Asahi Dragon…

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The newest Android One phone, Lava Pixel V1, is official: $175, 5.5″ Android 5.1 Lollipop trooper

After the first trio of Android One devices — the Karbonn Sparkle V, the Micromax Canvas A1, and the Spice Dream UNO — got announced in September last year, things have been relatively quiet, with crickets creating the background noise. Just as we told you yesterday, a new member of the Android One family was bound to join the ranks of the aforementioned affordable devices, and the device is already official. Enter the Lava Pixel V1, the first Android One device since September 2014, which does not only boast some…

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