Compare Micromax Canvas 2 Colour vs Canvas 2.2 vs Canvas 2 Plus

Canvas 2.2, Canvas 2 Plus and Canvas 2 Colour are the three variants of Canvas 2 flagship only. All these phones have similar specs and price range. Canvas 2 Colour is the new entry in this flagship with switchable back panels in exciting new colors like Chic Black, Mystic Blue, Classic white and many more. On the other hand Canvas 2.2 and Canvas 2 Plus have successfully established themselves as a brand in the android market since their launch.

Canvas 2 Colour vs canvas 2.2 vs canvas 2 plus

Micromax liens to comprehend the demands of the customers well and try to bring the phones which render the demands of the customers and this is the reason why this Indian company has bragged the crown of India’s second largest android maker.

Canvas 2 Colour A120 vs Canvas 2 Plus A110Q vs Canvas 2.2 A114

Specifications Comparison

Here we will provide brief and fine comparison between these devices so that our readers get to know what they are getting inside in terms of specs and features.



Canvas 2.2 is a multi-touch phone which brags 5” inches IPS LCD Capacitive touch screen catering screen resolution of 540X960 pixels mated with pixel density of 220ppi.

While Canvas 2 Plus is also a multi-touch phone which chalks up 5” inches IPS LCD Capacitive touch screen enjoying screen resolution of 480X854pixels and pixel density of about 196ppi.

Coming to the latest pursuit Canvas 2 Colour A120, it is also a Multi-touch phone where one can enjoys all their videos, photos on 5” inches IPS display providing 1280X720 pixels and 16.7M true colors.


Processor and Operating System:

Canvas 2.2 runs on 1.3GHz quad core processor based on MT6582M chipset and runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

Canvas 2 Plus runs on 1.2 Ghz Cortex A7 quad core processor based on the MediaTek 6589M chipset and PowerVR SGX544 GPU. It operates on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

While new variant Canvas 2 Colour runs on 1.3 Ghz quad core processor based on MT6582 chipset and operates on 4.2 Jelly bean.



All three sports 8Mp rear snapper with auto focus and auto LED flash and features like geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection etc. 8MP rear camera is coupled with 2MP fixed focus front facing camera for video calling and clicking slefies. These phones also provide HD video recording.



Everybody wants their battery to last for long and hence wants a phone which provides battery which can stretch for hours. All the three phones houses 2000mah battery backup but Canvas 2.2 promises stand by time of 290 hours and talk time of 7 hours on the other hand canvas 2 Plus delivers talk time of 6 hours and stand by time of 280 hours. Out of these three, Canvas 2 Colour understand the needs of a customer in a much better way and hence is claiming talk time of 7 hours 45 minutes and stand by time of 220hours.

Also Check: How to increase Battery Backup of Android Mobile Phones



Everybody wants a large battery backup and hence this is the reason they condemn the phones which can’t reach up to their expectations. All the three lugs 1GB of RAM mated with 4GB of internal ROM and external memory expandable up to 32GB. Canvas 2.2 own sensors like Light, Gravity and proximity while Canvas 2 Plus possess the sensors like proximity, motion and gravity and Canvas 2 Colors hogs sensors like light, motion and proximity.



All the three android phones procure 3G, Bluetooth, WiFi, USB etc for the purpose of connectivity.


Key Specs & Comparison

SpecsCanvas 2.2Canvas 2 PlusCanvas 2 Colour
Display5” inches IPS LCD Capacitive touch screen5” inches IPS LCD Capacitive touch screen5” inches IPS display
Screen Resolution540X960 pixels480X854 pixels1280X720 pixels
OSAndroid 4.2 Jelly beanAndroid 4.2 Jelly beanAndroid 4.2 Jelly bean
Processor1.3Ghz quad core cortex A71.2Ghz quad core cortex A-71.3GHz quad core
GPUMali 400 MP2PowerVR SGX544MSli 400 MP2
Talk time7 hours6 hours7 hour 45 minutes
Stand by time290 hours280 hours225 hours
Connectivity:Bluetooth, WiFi, USB, 3GBluetooth, WiFi, USB, 3GBluetooth, WiFi, USB, 3G
Storage4GB ROM(1GB internal memory) and expandable memory up to 32GB4GB ROM(1GB internal memory) and expandable memory up to 32GB4GB ROM(0.98GB for app installation) and expandable memory up to 32Gb
Camera:8MP with 2MP front camera8MP with 2MP front camera8MP camera with 2MP FF
Featuresgeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection etcgeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection etcgeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection etc
Connectors3.5mm ear jack and USBUSB v2.0, 3.5mm ear jack3.5mm ear jack, USB, Micro USB(5 pin)
Dual SIMYesYesYes
SensorsLight, G, ProximityProximity, motion, gravityLight, proximity, motion
ApplicationsM! Live, spuul, Hike, Opera, M! security, Kingsoft, Bubble, Xslice, game hub, dancing hubbiesM! Live, M! Zone+, fruit devil, darkman, hookupGames, Kingsoft, Opera Mini, Getit, M! Live, M! games, reverie phonebook and smartpad
FM radioYesYesYes
Best PriceRs. 10,015Rs. 10,099NA
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There isn’t much difference in price of these three devices. The specifications are almost similar the difference comes in the design and the availability of  switchable back panels.

Let us know if you’re planning to buy any of the mentioned above or having any doubt in choosing the best one via a comment.


  1. Mani says:

    I am really amused to see that the price of old phones with low specs is more compared to the new ones with better spec ! Is micromax compromising on its quality with new ones !!

  2. Adi says:

    Admin, plz confirm, if Canvas 2 Colors supports –
    * USB-OTG,
    * Full HD 1080p video playback (and not just 720p), &
    * HD recording (720p or 1080p full).

    Also, plz tell if the three capacitive buttons fully disappear when not in use?

    Plz reply soon..

    • Rahul Mehta says:

      Answer to your questions.
      1. Yes!
      2. 1080p
      3. 1080p

      and the capacitive buttons always turns off when not in use. Correct me if I’m wrong.

      • satish says:

        no u r wrong..
        kikat nd 8GB ROM(latest which is upgrade bu mmx)
        nd i have this phone. 🙂

        • Rahul Mehta says:

          Thank you, correction made.

          • Sumit Potdar says:

            hey rahul , i have also a120 canvas colors, with 8gb & kitkat vrsn. Do u experience its heating and battery drop problem?
            I bought it before 3 days ago

          • Rahul Mehta says:

            I have seen people complaining about the heating issues observed in this phone.

  3. Adi says:

    Sir please tell which will be better to buy between Canvas 2.2 and Canvas colors…?
    Consider HD video playback, Camera, Call quality, specially Performance wise…

    Also, do tell, a secondary query, which of the two look better and smarter?

    • Rahul Mehta says:

      Canvas 2.2 looks like other canvas phones while canvas 2 colours looks different as per the images we have seen.
      Check out the video review of both the phones for more clarification.

  4. Tarun Kaneria says:

    Is this phone worth buying.. I have heard heating problem with this device n low battery backup.. I want to switch from canvas 2 plus to canvas 2 color.. Is it the right decision or not plzz help me…

    • Rahul Mehta says:

      Canvas 2 plus is similar to C2 colours. So while there is no upgradation, there is no use of switching to a phone with same specification.

  5. Tapas says:

    It can record and play 1080p videos,built is very good,but battry is very poor and heating very fast.there is no steps from mmx to fix this…

  6. rohan says:

    what about heating issues in canvas 2 colours ???

  7. Kasim says:

    which is better to buy ?
    Canvas 2.2 or Canvas colors ??
    I want the phone to serve long with good performance.
    please suggest me.

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