In our previous segment, we were the very first to inform our readers that Micromax is going to launch a new selfie oriented smart phone which has now been officially launched. It is not the first smartphones which will fulfill the youngster’s requirements before as earlier Micromax unveiled Canvas Selfie A255 which can be considered as the kin of this newest variant. Even in terms of features other than camera, it doesn’t disappoint the users.
It is going to be another budgeted smart phone as it is tagged at the price of 8,299INR. Other USP of this smart phone will be its Clip-on wide-angle lens.
It sports 5” IPS display screen which delivers 720X1280 pixels screen resolution. To protect the screen, it incorporates corning gorilla glass 3 protections to keep the screen away from any scratches. It runs on 1.3GHz Quad core processor which will be based on MediaTek MT6582 chipset. The processor will be coupled with 1GB of internal RAM. It operates on latest Android 5.0 Lollipop versions out of the box.
It is a Dual SIM Smart phone which packs 8GB of internal storage with external memory which can be expanded up to 32GB through MicroSD card slot. It houses 2800mAh battery which promises talk time up to 9h and stand by time up to 374h. Battery is quite powerful and delivers decent backup. It offers standard connectivity features like Bluetooth, WiFi, USB, GPS etc.
Coming to the USP of this handset i.e Camera, it boasts 8MP of rear camera which comes up with Sony Sensors and LED flash. Moreover it includes the beauty features and there are many filter settings which are available for taking the pictures. So apparently youngsters are getting wide variety here. Moreover to improve the clarity of selfies, it comes along with 0.4x clip-on wide angle lens. To click selfies, it brags 5MP camera at the front which accommodates Largan lenses and OV sensors.
Moreover other good news is that it will be bundled with the data pack which will be offered by the faddish network provider Vodafone. One will get 500MB of free 3G data and that too for continuous first two months. For now these handsets are available online on all the online retailers. One can get this handset in amazing colors like White and Champagne, Moondust color variants. Clearly apart from the camera, other features are good enough to attract most of the youngsters.
Summing up the specs we have:
|Specs:||Canvas Selfie Lens|
Corning gorilla glass 3
|Android 5.0 Lollipop
1.3GHz quad core
Beauty modes, filters
Stand by time:
|Connectivity:||Bluetooth, wiFi, USB, GPS|
|Sensors:||Proximity, accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope|
|connectors||3.5mm ear jack , Micro USB|
Price: Rs. 8299