Micromax launches three cost-effective 4G smartphones

Micromax, a leading manufacturer of mobile devices in India is planning to announce three high-end smartphones. According to the Mobile Indian, the three devices would be the Canvas Blaze 4G, the Canvas Fire 4G, and the Canvas Play 4G. It is well known that the Canvas Fire 4G was announced earlier this month.

With the era of 4G networks dawning soon, Micromax is not going to stay back but rather go head on with its advanced mobile devices.

Among the three devices the Micromax Blaze 4G and the Canvas Fire 4G are priced at Rs 6,999, while the Canvas Play 4G would be a little higher at Rs 12,499. All the three devices would be running on Android’s latest Lollipop 5.0 operating system.

The specifications for the Blaze 4G and the Canvas Fire 4G are quite common, which includes a 4.5-inch FWVGA display, 1GB of inbuilt RAM and 8GB internal memory, that is further expandable to a 32GB expandable microSD slot. Both have a 5MP main camera with flash and a 2MP front shooter.
When it comes to the chipsets, the Canvas Blaze 4G has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 (MSM8909) processor with a 2,000mAh battery. On the other hand, the Canvas Fire 4G comes with a quad-core MediaTek MTK6735 chipset alongside a 1,850 mAh battery.

The Micromax Canvas Play 4G offers far advanced features with its high pricing. With a 5.5 inch HD IPS display screen and protective Corning Gorilla Glass 3, it shall be quite optimized. The main camera is a good one at 13MP with an LED Flash coupled by a 5MP front one. A Qualcomm Snapdragon CPU, 2GB of RAM, 16GB inbuilt storage, 2,820mAh battery and an expandable storage slot, it captures the attraction of all.

In a recent statement, at the beginning of this month,
Micromax had signaled the launch of the Canvas series 4G phones.

“We have always endeavored to offer products based on certain needs of the consumer. Moving forward, we will lead the 4G adoption in the country by converting all our popular value Canvas series to 4G. Canvas Fire 4G is the first in a series of such launches,” said Vineet Taneja, chief executive officer, Micromax Informatics.

Major telecom operators are already gearing up for the launch of their 4G devices by the end of this year. So as the second biggest handset manufacturer Micromax cannot afford to lag behind. It has also committed on a venture with MediaTek to launch a high-end 4G phone basing on the Helios X10 Chipset. The festival season being around the corner, Micromax is surely going to surprise one and all with its devices.