Micromax has launched its first 4G enabled tablet in India called the Canvas Tab P702. This new tablet from the company sports a 7-inch HD IPS panel and is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT8735 SoC. It has 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage which can be further expanded via a microSD card. The tablet can support upto 32GB of external storage. The Canvas Tab P702 features a 3000mAh battery and dual DTS enabled speakers. To add more functionality, it features dual-SIM support.
The device comes pre-loaded with Opera Max, 7 free ebooks via Kindle and offers Android experience in 10 local languages. The Micromax canvas Tab P702 is available in two colours white and black and is available on Snapdeal at Rs. 7,999
Read the complete press release below
Micromax Informatics Ltd., India’s leading consumer electronics company & the 10th largest mobile phone brand in the world, today announced the launch of its first 4G tablet – the Canvas Tab P702. Targeting the always on the move consumers, the new Canvas Tab P702 is a perfect amalgamation of entertainment and performance packed with a 7-inch HD IPS display, DTS sound dual box speakers, 3000mAh battery and much more.
With the launch of Canvas Tab P702, Micromax will be bringing in large screen 4G connectivity in a sleek and powerful device, addressing the burgeoning market of on-the-move millennials who look for non-stop entertainment, superfast gaming and seamless multitasking. The tablet will be exclusively available on www.snapdeal.com starting March 1, 2016 at an affordable price of Rs 7,999/-.
The Canvas Tab P702 is powered by MediaTek’s MT8735 processor- a highly integrated LTE System-on-Chip (SoC) which incorporates advanced features like LTE cat.4, Quad core operating at 1.3GHz, 3D graphics. The chipset helps tablet manufacturers build high-performance LTE smart device with PC-like browser, 3D gaming and cinema class home entertainment experiences.
Speaking on the launch, Shubhajit Sen, CMO, Micromax Informatics, said, “With improving wireless connectivity, larger display sizes are getting customer adulation. We firmly believe that with the advent of high speed wireless streaming, courtesy 4G, the tablet market in India is poised to take off. With the evolution of tablet form factor for immersive experience that offer crisper audio-video experience, the average session time of a consumer on tablet has also increased and is approximately 5X to that of phablets and this has propelled growth of the category. Micromax’s industry leadership in the tablet category is a vindication from the consumer which is urging us to launch more evolved tablet portfolio and at pocket friendly price strategy. We are glad to announce that Micromax has grown 100% year on year in the category and is firmly placed at the numero uno position.
“With the launch of Canvas Tab P702, our first 4G enabled tablet, we are bringing in a large screen 4G connected device which delivers superior features promising seamless multi-tasking and non-stop entertainment on-the go. P702 is being launched with a vision to improve the lower penetration of the tablet form factor in India. As a leader in the category, we are committed to steer the category growth by introducing innovative products addressing the needs of the digital consumers.”
Commenting on the processor proficiency, Dr. Finbarr Moynihan, General Manager - Corporate Sales International, MediaTek Inc. says, "MediaTek shares with Micromax its 4G vision for India, wanting to enable a wider range of 4G LTE devices for the market. As worldwide no 1 in Android tablets, MediaTek sees a higher traction for multiple 4G devices in the coming years, and we are ready to cater to this growing demand by offering a whole portfolio of best-in-class 4G LTE solutions for our customers, across segments. Here, we have collaborated for the Canvas Tab P702 to bring to the consumers our combined 4G product legacy from smart phones to tablets. The MT8735 is built to offer enhanced entertainment value with seamless gaming and video experiences, and we expect it to become popular with the on-the-move masses in India."
Tony Navin, Senior Vice President – Partnerships and Strategic Initiatives, Snapdeal said, “Devices from Micromax are hugely popular with our customers due to their great features and we are excited to now launch their first 4G calling tablet, the Micromax Canvas Tab P702, exclusively on Snapdeal. We are confident that the power packed features of the tablet combined with the frictionless shopping experience on Snapdeal will make the Micromax Canvas Tab P702 a favourite among our customers across the country.”
Dual SIM 4G Calling for blazing fast Internet and best connectivity
Enjoy blazing fast Internet and best connectivity on the move as the new 4G Dual SIM tablet gives 10 times faster than current 3G network speeds and at the same time promise better spectral efficiency ensuring low call drops. The tablet supports both TDD & FDD making it best for both the spectrum availability which leads to greater connectivity.
Stunning Clarity with great visual experience
The tablet sports a 7-inch HD IPS display so that users can watch movies, play games in stunningly clear HD clarity bringing alive vivid detail, promising crisp images whether you are indoors or outdoors.
16GB Internal Storage for Higher Effects & Resolution; 2GB RAM for superfast gaming experience
The internal storage capacity of 16GB (expandable up to 32GB) will make sure that consumers can store more than 50 movies and thousands of photos and music, making it a one stop entertainment hub which one can carry along with them anywhere they go. One can play HD games without any lags with best graphic experience, browse faster within apps and enjoy multitasking thanks to the 2GB RAM.
Best in class audio experience
The tablet comes with DTS sound dual box speakers for a theatre like experience delivering loud and clear audio for great movie and music experience making it more immersive.
Don’t worry about the high data usage on 4G as the tablet comes pre-loaded with Opera Max which will help users consume less data to browse the same content. There is some good news for the reading aficionados as well as the new tablet comes with 7 e-books free on Kindle. The device comes preloaded with Firstouch OS offering users smartphone Android experience in 10 regional languages.
The Micromax Canvas Tab P702 is available on Snapdeal in two colours black and white at INR 7,999.