Micromax has today launched its new affordable smartphone- Canvas Xpress 2 in India. The company has partnered with an e-commerce portal Flipkart to sell this device exclusively for an attractive price of 5,999 INR. Registrations will continue from 27th July, 6 pm to 3rd August 2015, midnight and Xpress 2 will go on sale on 4th August 2015 at 2 pm.
If we talk about specifications, Xpress 2 features a 5 inch HD IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection and is powered by 1.4 GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6592M processor packed with Mali 450 GPU and 1 GB of RAM.
Xpress 2 comes with built in 8 GB of internal memory which can be further expanded by up to 32 GB using micro SD card. It also houses a 2500 mAh battery which can last for 9.5 hours of talk time and 393 hours of standby time.
On the camera front, Xpress 2 flaunts a 13 MP rear camera with dual LED flash, 5P largan lens and blue glass filter. It is also equipped with a 2 MP front camera. Connectivity options include EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, dual SIM functionality and 3.5 mm audio jack.
Xpress 2 runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS which will be upgraded to Android 5.0 Lollipop OS later on. Xpress 2 also comes with preloaded apps like Chatz, Clean Master, News Hunt, Housing, Scandid, Quick look, Trending apps, Swift Key, etc.
Commenting on the launch, Mr Shubhajit Sen, CMO, Micromax Informatics Ltd. said, “India has over 100 Mn youth population in the age group of 18-25 years who are spending 55% of their time multi-tasking across applications. Catering to this need of the mass Indian youth, we are today proud to announce the launch of Micromax Canvas Xpress 2- the most affordable Octa Core smartphone in the market. This move will further consolidate our position as the clear market leader in the sub INR 7,500 category. We will continue to disrupt the market with similar innovations in collaboration with strategic partners like Flipkart; to keep achieving our mission of democratizing technology for the masses”
Key Specifications of Micromax Canvas Xpress 2:
|Model||Micromax Canvas Xpress 2|
|Display||5 inch HD IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass layer on top|
|Processor||1.4 GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6592M processor|
|Camera||13 MP rear and 8 MP front camera|
|Internal Memory||8 GB|
Vodafone users will get 500 MB Free data per month for the first two months. Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 comes in Black finish with Gold rim and will be exclusively available on Flipkart for 5,999 INR.