Micromax has launched a new smartphone to their canvas series, the Canvas Xpress 2 at a price of Rs. 5,999. The new smartphone will be available online exclusively via Flipkart. The handset will be sold in India via the flash sale on August 4 at 2pm IST. Registrations for the first flash sale will start on Monday itself at 6pm IST, and will end midnight on August 3. As a promotion, Micromax has also announced a free bundled data offer on Vodafone also, customers will be receiving up to 500MB free 3G data on Vodafone for first 2 months. The smartphone will be available with Jet Black finish with a gold rim on the sides.
The smartphone supports dual-SIM and runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat which is claimed to be upgradeable to Android 5.0 Lollipop. The Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 features a 5 Inch HD IPS display with a resolution pf 720×1280 pixels with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection. It is powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core MediaTek (MT6592M) processor with 1GB of RAM. The smartphone comes with an internal memory of 8GB which can be extended up to 32GB via microSD card.
The smartphone features a 13MP autofocus rear camera with OV sensor, 5P Largan Lens, Blue Glass filter, and dual-LED flash and a 2MP fixed-focus front-facing camera. The handset is packed with a 2500mAh battery which the company claimed to deliver up to 9 hours of talk time and up to 393 hours of standby time.
- Display : 5 Inch
- Resolution : 720×1280 pixels
- Processor : 1.4GHz octa-core MediaTek
- RAM : 1GB
- Storage : 8GB, expandable up to 32GB
- Rear Camera : 13MP
- Front Camera : 2MP
- OS : Android 4.4.2 KitKat, upgradable to Android 5.0 Lollipop
- Battery capacity : 2500mAh