Micromax has today launched three 4G LTE enabled smartphones in India – the Canvas Blaze 4G, the Canvas Fire 4G and the Canvas Play 4G. This takes total Micromax 4G portfolio to 6 smartphones, the other three being Canvas Nitro 4G, Canvas Knight 2 and Canvas Sliver 5.
Micromax Canvas Blaze 4G Q400
Micromax Canvas Blaze 4G includes a 4.5 Inch display with 854 x 480 pixels and is powered by 1.1GHz quad core Snapdragon 210 quad core chipset with Adreno 304 GPU, 1GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage, expandable up to 32GB with microSD card.
This dual SIM phone is running Android 5.1 Lollipop and includes 5MP rear/ 2MP front camera combination. Other features include 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and 2000mAh battery. The handset is priced at 6,999 INR.
Micromax Canvas Fire 4G
The canvas Fire 4G includes similar set of hardware and comes for the same 6,999 INR price. The handset includes a 4.5 Inch display with 1GHz quad core MediaTek MT6735M 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage with up to 32GB MicroSD card supported.
Other features include 5MP auto focus rear camera with LED Flash, 2MP selfie shooter, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, dual frontal speakers and 1850 mAh battery.
Micromax Canvas Play 4G
Canvas Play 4G is the biggest and priciest of the three. It includes a 5.5-inch HD IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, handled by 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor, with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. It also includes a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front selfie camera.
Other features include dual SIM card support, Android 5.1 Lollipop, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and 2830 mAh battery. It will be available for 12,999 INR.
|Model||Micromax Canvas Blaze 4G||Micromax Canvas Fire 4G||Micromax Canvas Play 4G|
|Display||4.5 Inch FWVGA 854 X 480||4.5 Inch FWVGA 854 X 480||5.5 Inch 720P HD|
|Processor||1.1 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 200||1 GHz Quad Core MediaTek MT6735M||1.2 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon|
|Camera||5MP rear and 2MP front camera||5MP rear and 2MP front camera||13 MP rear and 5 MP front camera|
|RAM||1GB LPDDR3||1GB LPDDR3||2GB LPDDR3|
|Price||6,999 INR||6,999 INR||12,999 INR|
Commenting on the new launches, Mr. Shubhajit Sen, CMO, Micromax Informatics, said, “We at Micromax are committed to lead the 4G revolution by providing new user experiences and latest technologies at the most accessible price points. With the roll out of the 4G networks across 296 cities and more cities by December this year, we expect this to surge a shift from 3G to 4G as well 2G to 4G in under-penetrated markets. Our 4G smartphone launches are well timed with the 4G technology evolution and rollout to ensure our consumers use mobile internet for not just entertainment but also for work while at home or on the go. Over the due course of time our entire Canvas range of smartphones will be upgraded to 4G.”