Micromax brings end to the waiting of its much awaited Micromax A116 Canvas HD smartphone in the Indian market. The smartphone is now available through the company’s official website for Rs. 13,990. However, The company is claiming that it will take about 20 working days to ship this smartphone.
Just to recap, the Micromax A116 Canvas HD is powered by MediaTek’s MT6589 quad-core processor that clocks 1.2GHz. It will run on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) out of the box. It packs in a 2000mAh battery. Micromax A116 Canvas HD come with 5-inch HD IPS screen that sports 1280×720 resolution and a colour depth of 16.7 million.
For camera, there is an 8-megapixel rear shooter with LED flash and 4X zoom and a VGA front camera. Other features of the smartphone include 1GB RAM and 4GB of internal storage, which can be expanded to up to 32GB via microSD card. It is a dual-SIM smartphone, which supports GSM frequency on both the SIMs.
This smartphone will be competing head-on with the recently launched Karbonn S1 Titanium smartphone that is available for Rs. 10,990. This smartphone too has 4.5-inch qHD (960X540) multi-touch capacitive touch display and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out of the box. It comes with a 5-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front camera.
Internally, Karbonn S1 Titanium is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage (expandable to up to 32GB via microSD). It is also a dual-SIM smartphone, which comes with 1,600mAh battery.
Micromax A116 Canvas HD specifications
- 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display
- 1.2 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6589 processor
- 1GB RAM
- 4GB internal memory, expandable up to 32GB
- 8-megapixel rear camera
- VGA front camera
- Dual-SIM (GSM+GSM)
- 2000 mAh battery
- Android 4.1
In our view this phone is totally a paisa vasool(value for money) Gadget. But the only thing it lack is looks and style ,so if you are one of the who looks for style you might not be interested in it. Instead you can Go with Samsung Galaxy S Duos Which is also a Dual-Sim phone and has seen a Huge Price Drop recently and is available for about 13,000 Rs.