Two New Micromax Smartphones Spotted Online – A71 and Canvas XL A119
Two new handsets from India’s leading smartphone manufacturer Micromax are spotted online. The devices named A71 and Canvas XL A119 are listed online for Rs. 6750 and Rs. 13,990 respectively.
Micromax A71 is a budget handset that sports a 5-inch WVGA capacitive touch screen display with 480 x 800p resolution. The device is powered by a 1GHz ARM Cortex-A5 processor coupled with 512MB of RAM and runs on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system. The dualSIM (GSM + GSM) phablet hosts 512MB built-in storage which can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card. There’s 2MP rear camera with LED flash and a 0.3MP front facing camera. Connectivity features include- 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPRS and GPS/AGPS. All of this is backed with 2000mAh battery capacity that can deliver up to 5 hours of talktime and up to 200 hours of standby time.
Key features of Micromax A71:
• 5-inch WVGA display
• 1GHz ARM Cortex-A5 processor
• 512MB RAM
• Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS
• 512MB built-in storage
• 2MP rear camera
• 2000mAh battery capacity
In terms of dimensions, the device measures 148.9×78.6x10mm. Considering the specifications, the A71 is expected to compete against the likes of Nokia Asha 500, Xolo A500S, Karbonn SMart A26 and similar phones.
Micromax Canvas XL sports a 6-inch qHD display with 540 x 960p resolution. The dualSIM (GSM + GSM) phone is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor along with 1GB RAM. It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system. In terms of camera, there’s a 8MP rear snapper with LED flash and a 5MP front facing snapper. There’s 4GB in-built storage which can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card. The device packs 2450mAh battery capacity that can deliver up to 9.5 hours of talktime and 209 hours of standby time. For connectivity there are features like WiFI, Bluetooth, GPRS, EDGE and 3G.
Key features of Micromax Canvas XL A119:
• 6-inch qHD display
• 1.3GHz quad-core processor
• 1GB RAM
• Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS
• 8MP rear camera
• 4GB in-built storage
• 2450mAh battery capacity
Dimensions of Canvas XL A119 are 165×84.2×10.4mm and it weighs 180 grams. The device is expected to compete against Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8, Sony Xperia T2 Ultra and similar phones.
It seems Micromax is on a spree in 2014 with back to back launches! Stay tuned for further updates.