With the devices like Micromax Canvas Knight and Micromax Canvas Gold, one thing is quite certain that Micromax is raising its standard as well as stepping up so that they can take their flagship to the next level. Canvas Knight is the one which is touted as the android based phone with best specs under the 20,000INR range while new Canvas Gold on the other hand is making the competition fiercer and worth watching by introducing all the new features which is currently available in android market. We will compare Canvas Knight and Canvas Gold so that one can select best among the two.
Canvas Knight features 5 inches FHD IPS Display with the screen resolution of 1920X1080pixels and 16.7M color depth. It perfect size propose amazing display quality. While canvas Gold have 5.5” inches TFT and LTPS (Low Temperature Poly silicon) with screen resolution of 1920X1080 pixels and 16.7M color depth. It have exceptionally good viewing angle with utmost color contrast and clarity.
Both Canvas Knight and Canvas Gold operates on android 4.4.2 Kitkat. With latest android, user’s experience becomes extremely smooth without any glitch.
Micromax Canvas Knight runs on 1.7GHz Octa core processor based on MT6592T chipset. On the other hand Micromax Canvas Gold runs on octa core processor clocked at the frequency on 2GHz. Due to heating issues canvas knight processor was changed from 2GHz to 1.7GHz so in the new model the phone features a processor clocked at 1.7GHz and Android 4.4.2 kitkat operating system.
Canvas Knight sports 16MP camera with auto focus and 8MP front facing camera for video calling and clicking selfies. The rear snapper is coupled with LED flash. M8 Largan lenses capture pretty mesmerizing images with quick focus speed and it is loaded with the feature like GIF animation, 3D Panorama and remove object etc.
On the other hand Canvas Gold bears 16MP camera with auto focus and 5MP camera at the front. LED flash is also added to take the pictures even under the low light conditions.
Micromax Canvas Knight bears 2GB of internal RAM coupled with 32GB of internal ROM out of which 25GB is available for mass storage and 1.5GB for applications. It includes sensors like light, proximity, magnetic, gyroscope and gravity. Micromax Canvas Gold provides 2GB of internal RAM mated with 32GB of on board memory out of which 25GB is available for mass storage and 1 GB for apps installation. It includes sensors like gravity, m-sensor, gyroscope, proximity and light sensor. Both are devoid of external microSD card slot but with 32GB of internal memory, almost all the users are satisfied.
Micromax Knight houses 2350mAh battery claiming talk time of 7.5 hours and stand by time of 175 hours. On the other hand Micromax Gold holds 2300mAh battery at the rear promising talk time of 8 hours and stand by time of 210 hours.
Both Canvas Gold and Canvas Knight provides WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, GSM/GPRS/CDMA etc for connectivity. Though both the gadgets still lacks the feature like NFC and GLONASS.
Though canvas Gold is new in market, users haven’t reported about any issues yet but with old version of Canvas Knight User faced persistent heating problem, freeze or slows down, making the situations very unpredictable for the user. Even the battery life was not up to the mark. Let’s see what modifications have been adopted in the new model of canvas knight.
Specs Comparison in brief:
|Specs||Canvas Knight||Canvas Gold|
|Display||5 inches FHD IPS Display||5.5 inches TFT and LTPS (Low Temperature Poly silicon)|
|OS||Android 4.4.2 Kitkat||Android 4.4.2 Kitkat|
|Processor||1.7GHz Octa core processor||2 GHz Octa core processor|
|Stand by time:||175h||210h|
|Sensors:||light, proximity, magnetic, gyroscope and gravity||Gravity , m-sensor, gyroscope, proximity and light sensor|
|Connectivity:||Bluetooth, WiFI, USB, GPS||Bluetooth, WiFI, USB, GPS|
|Applications:||Hike, Spuul, Opera, M! Live, M! Security, M! Vault, Real Steel, Where is my water, Where is my perry, Getit, BBM, True caller, Kingsoft Office||M!live, Opera Mini, Getit, M!unlock, Foneclay, M!security, Facebook, twitter, Truecaller, M!Skin, M!Doodle, M!Games, Kingsoft office, Game club, Swiftkey, Where is my water, Where is my perry, Real steel, smash it, GMS apps|
|Connectors:||Micro USB, 3.5mm ear jack||Micro USB, 3.5mm ear jack|
|Price||Rs. 20,500||Rs. 20,500|
|Buy||Buy Now||Buy Now|
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