Alongside the Canvas Mega E353 which went on sale last month, and with the launch of Canvas Mega 4G Q417, Micromax has also gearing up to introduce another LTE-capable smartphone with 3GB RAM, called Canvas Pulse 4G. Details have been specified below.
First of all talking about the two Micromax Canvas Mega smartphones, the E353 and Q417 comes with 5.5-inch HD display, runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop, dual-SIM functionality and has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and 5MP front shooter. The first one so-called the Canvas Mega E353 is a 3G-enabled phone and is powered by a 1.4 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6592M processor with Mali 450 GPU, paired with 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage, which is further expandable via microSD card up to 32GB and is backed by a 2820mAh battery.
While speaking about the Canvas Mega 4G Q417 CPU, is powered by 1.3 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6735 processor with Mali-T720 GPU, coupled with 3GB of RAM, 16GB of on-board storage and has a microSD card slot. It supports 4G LTE connectivity by offering 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS. You will find a 2500mAh battery.
Now that about the Canvas Pulse 4G. It also features a 5.5-inch HD screen, packs 1.7 GHz Octa-Core processor, 3 gigs of memory, 16GB of storage, microSD card support. It’s specs are a bit similar to what the Mega 4G Q417 has but in this smartphone you only get a 2100mAh battery unit.
Commenting on the launch, Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics said:
Phablet market has grown exponentially in the last quarter with over 200% growth in the segment. With more than 70% of neo-users in the age group of 15-24 years extensively streaming videos on their smartphones; the growth of phablet market has been triggered exponentially. At Micromax, we believe that large screen smartphones will surely address some major consumers’ pain points by providing users with a better viewing experience and more productivity on-the-go. With the launch of the Mega series, we’re reinforcing our commitment to bold and fearless innovation that meets the needs of our consumers.
Going forward, with the increase in consumption of innovative content lon the move in tier 2-3 cities as well, Micromax will focus on 5.5 inch smartphones and strengthen its existing portfolio to offer an immersive internet and entertainment experience to our consumers
The Micromax Canvas Mega E353 is priced at Rs 7,999 and comes to buy in Blue color. The Canvas Mega 4G Q417 is available in Golden color option, where it is holding a price-tag of Rs 10,999. Unfortunately, we have got no details on Canvas Pulse 4G E451 pricing as yet.