Indian smartphone brand Lava has reprised its Yuva range of budget smartphones with the latest Lava Yuva 3 Pro. As said, it is the successor to Yuva 2 Pro launched earlier this year. It does show quite a few noticeable upgrades including a 90Hz refresh rate, Tiger T616 SoC, 8GB RAM, 128GB UFS 2.2 storage, and the camera setup.
Lava Yuva 3 Pro Pricing in India & Availability
The phone does give a Samsung Galaxy S22 vibe. You can choose between Desert Gold, Forest Viridian, and Meadow Purple colorways as pictured. The phone is being sold only through Lava E-Store and with a single trim of 8GB+128GB at INR 8,999/- (or $108).
Lava Yuva 3 Pro Specifications
The budget offering has dropped by with a 6.5” IPS LCD HD+ panel powered by a 90Hz refresh rate. There’s an 8MP front-facing camera onboard housed in a punch-hole cut-out, a movie from the predecessor’s waterdrop notch. The rear camera assembly resembles a Samsung Galaxy S22’s raised island. It uses a 50MP primary sensor paired with an AI auxiliary module making it a dual camera setup.
The phone is powered by a Unisoc Tiger T616 chipset paired with 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage.
There’s also a microSD card slot for additional storage. Lava Yuva 2 Pro was powered by Helio G37 which is a noticeable upgrade. The Unisoc T616 has a 60% higher AnTuTu score at ~250K compared to G37’s 159K points. The phone runs on Android 13 with no ads and bloatware as per the Indian smartphone maker.
Apart from that, Lava Yuva 3 Pro sports a 5,000mAh battery on top with 18W charging tech. Other specs onboard include Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi AC, GPS, USB-C 2.0, and a side-mounted finger scanner.