Jelly Bean-based Micromax A116 Canvas HD announced for February launch

Micromax has added another device to its smartphone portfolio, the A116 Canvas HD. The device will be available from the first week of February and Micromax will start taking pre-orders for the device after Republic Day. Micromax didn’t announce a final p

By Sameer Mitha | Published 31 Jan 2018 11:20 IST
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Micromax has announced the next device in its Canvas lineup – the A116 Canvas HD. It boasts of a quad-core processor and a 720p HD 5-inch display.

Jelly Bean-based Micromax A116 Canvas HD announced for February launch
Jelly Bean-based Micromax A116 Canvas HD announced for February launch

Micromax has added another device to its smartphone portfolio, the A116 Canvas HD. The device will be available from the first week of February and Micromax will start taking pre-orders for the device after Republic Day. Micromax didn’t announce a final price for the product but said that it will cost under Rs. 15,000.

In terms of specifications, the A116 Canvas HD is a powerhouse. To start with, it has a 5-inch IPS display with a 1280x720 pixel resolution. Under the hood, it has a 1.2GHz quad-core MediaTek MT 6589 processor along with 1GB of RAM. It also shows off a PowerVR SGX5 GPU. The A116 boasts of dual-SIM capabilities. It has 4GB built-in storage expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card. The rear of the device houses an 8MP camera where as the front has a 0.3MP shooter for video chatting. It also has a 2100mAh battery.

The Micromax A116 Canvas HD smartphone is the first smartphone from Micromax’s stable to run on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. After launch the device will be upgradable to Android 4.2 JB.

Micromax is also expected to launch 30 smartphones this year and we can expect a significant chink of that to be a part of the Canvas lineup. Apart from access to the Google Play store, the device will come loaded with Micromax’s M!Store, M!Buddy, M!SMS, M!Zone and Hook Up.

The A116 Canvas HD is the successor to the already successful Micromax Canvas 2 A110. The A110 runs on Android 4.0 ICS, has a 5-inch display with a 480x854 pixel resolution, built-in storage of 4GB expandable via a microSD card. Under the hood, it has a dual-core 1GHz processor and 512MB RAM. It has an 8MP rear-facing camera. It also boasts of dual-SIM capabilities. A 2,000mAh battery powers it. You can read our detailed review of the Canvas 2 A110 here.

If February seems like a long time away and you are looking for a smartphone in the Rs. 15,000 price range today, you can take a look at our best smartphones under Rs. 15,000 here.
 

Sameer Mitha
Sameer Mitha

Email Email Sameer Mitha

Follow Us Facebook Logo Facebook Logo Facebook Logo

About Me: Sameer Mitha lives for gaming and technology is his muse. When he isn’t busy playing with gadgets or video games he delves into the world of fantasy novels. Read More

Tags:
Micromax A116 Canvas HD A116 Canvas HD A116 Canvas HD jelly bean
Advertisements

Trending Articles

Advertisements

LATEST ARTICLES View All

Advertisements

Hot Deals View All

OnePlus 10 Pro 5G (Volcanic Black, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage)
OnePlus 10 Pro 5G (Volcanic Black, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage)
₹ 66999 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
Samsung Galaxy M53 5G (Mystique Green, 8GB, 128GB Storage) | 108MP Camera | sAmoled+ 120Hz | 32MP Front Camera | 6nm Processor | 16GB RAM with RAM Plus | Travel Adapter to be Purchased Separately
Samsung Galaxy M53 5G (Mystique Green, 8GB, 128GB Storage) | 108MP Camera | sAmoled+ 120Hz | 32MP Front Camera | 6nm Processor | 16GB RAM with RAM Plus | Travel Adapter to be Purchased Separately
₹ 28499 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
Redmi Note 11 (Horizon Blue, 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage) | 90Hz FHD+ AMOLED Display | Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 680-6nm | Alexa Built-in | 33W Charger Included | Get 2 Months of YouTube Premium Free!
Redmi Note 11 (Horizon Blue, 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage) | 90Hz FHD+ AMOLED Display | Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 680-6nm | Alexa Built-in | 33W Charger Included | Get 2 Months of YouTube Premium Free!
₹ 12999 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
iQOO Z5 5G (Mystic Space, 12GB RAM, 256GB Storage) | Snapdragon 778G 5G Processor | 5000mAh Battery | 44W FlashCharge
iQOO Z5 5G (Mystic Space, 12GB RAM, 256GB Storage) | Snapdragon 778G 5G Processor | 5000mAh Battery | 44W FlashCharge
₹ 26990 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
iQOO 7 5G (Solid Ice Blue, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage) | 3GB Extended RAM | Upto 12 Months No Cost EMI | 6 Months Free Screen Replacement
iQOO 7 5G (Solid Ice Blue, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage) | 3GB Extended RAM | Upto 12 Months No Cost EMI | 6 Months Free Screen Replacement
₹ 29990 | $hotDeals->merchant_name
DMCA.com Protection Status