First Indian smartphone to run on Intel Processor: Lava XOLO X900

India’s Lava International Ltd has teamed up with Intel Corporation to launch Lava XOLO X900 smartphone, claimed to be India’s first smartphone to run on an Intel processor.

Based on Intel’s smartphone reference design, the phone features Intel’s Atom processor Z2460 with Intel Hyper-Threading Technology and a clock speed of 1.6 Ghz. It also supports HSPA+ and Intel’s XMM 6260 Platform. The phone runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system.

Lava XOLO X900 smartphone will come with 4.03-inch LCD display and 8 megapixel rear camera. There’s also a front-facing camera for video chat. Other features include, Near Field Communication (NFC), HDMI connectivity and HD video playback.

The smartphone is expected to launch in India during the second quarter of this year and will support all major 2G and 3G networks.