Micromax has today added a new smartphone, Canvas Hue to its Canvas series portfolio. Before this Micromax unveiled Canvas Express and Canvas Selfie early in December 2014. Canvas Hue will be available at most of the e-commerce portals and offline retail outlets across the country by 16th January 2015 for the price of 10,999 INR.
Canvas Hue flaunts a 5-inch AMOLED display with HD resolution of 720×1280 pixels with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection layer on top. It is fired by 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor (MediaTek MT6582) backed by 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage with Micro SD expansion slot (up to 32GB).
Canvas Hue features an 8 MP auto focus rear camera with Sony sensor and a 2 MP front facing camera for selfie lovers and video chats. It also has a giant 3000 mAh battery onboard with super power saving mode which is offering 30 days battery backup.
On the software front, Micromax Canvas Hue is running Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS while company claims that it will be upgraded to Android 5.0 Lollipop soon. Connectivity features include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS, Micro USB port and dual SIM functionality.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Vineet Taneja, Chief Executive Officer, Micromax said, “The Canvas Hue is a perfect blend of premium design, seamless efficiency and superior technology that supports the needs of the ever evolving consumers. With the launch of the Canvas Hue, we have again looked at addressing one of the most important needs of the Indian consumers, which is of an extended battery life. We will continue to enrich the consumer experience by delivering state-of-the-art products & services, reinforcing our commitment to raise the bar of affordable innovation in the country.”
Canvas Hue will be available in white and gold color options and will come with some pre-installed apps M!live, Opera, Truecaller, Mad, Hike, Dr. Safety, Saavn, Amazon, etc. It will compete against Asus Zenfone 5, Gionee Marathon M3 and Redmi Note 4G in the market.
Key Specifications of Micromax Canvas Hue:
|Model||Micromax Canvas Hue|
|Display||5 inch HD AMOLED display|
|Processor||1.3 GHz Quad core|
|Camera||8 MP rear camera and 2 MP front camera|
|Internal storage||8 GB|