In Indian Android smartphone market, Micromax seems to be the serious competitor for Samsung, Sony & HTC’s Android smartphones. Micromax had been doing quite well business by offering high end Android smartphones yet keeping the price tag affordable for those who want to possess the Android smartphones with high end specifications but aren’t brand conscious at all. Micromax’s Canvas A116 HD had given great competition to high end branded smartphones from companies like Samsung, Sony and HTC.
Micromax is now ready to reveal its flagship Android phablet “A120 Canvas HD Pro” which is direct successor to “A116 Canvas HD”. Its going to compete with top notch Android phablets like Samsung Galaxy Note 2. Now the question is what’s special Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro will offer to the Android smartphone / phablet users. We will look at the detailed specifications of A120 Canvas HD Pro just below.
Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro will offer Android Jelly Bean 4.2.1 as its operating system. A whopping 5.5 inches full HD (1920x1080p) display with 441 ppi of pixel density. Cortex A7 quad core processor clocked at 2.0 Ghz, PowerVR Series 5XT GPU on a MediaTek MT6589 chipset board. There is 2GB of RAM to support the heavy multi-tasking, 8GB onboard storage and a microSD card slot which supports up to 64GB. 13 mega pixels of rear camera unit and 3.2 mega pixels of front camera unit. As the trend of dual sim smartphones is on hype, A120 Canvas HD Pro will be offering dual sim functionality. We will have a quick overview of these specs in the form of bullets.
Key Specifications & Price of Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro
Android OS: Jelly Bean 4.2.1
Display: 5.5 Inches Full HD (1920x1080p), 441 ppi pixel density with Gorilla Glass Protection
Chipset: MediaTek MT6589
Processor: 2.0Ghz cortex A7 quad core
Internal Storage: 8GB
External Storage: MicroSD card support upto 64GB
Camera: 13 mega pixels rear camera & dual LED flash (1080p Full HD video recording) – 3.2 mega pixels front camera
Dual Sim Support: Yes
3G / GPRS / EDGE
WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
GPS: Yes (You will be able to use Offline Navigation Applications on it)
Availability: June 30, 2013
Price Tag: 20,000 Indian Rupees ($380 – ₤240)
Keeping these the above specs & price tag in mind, Micromax Canvas HD Pro can surf as an excellent alternative to Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy S IV, Samsung Galaxy Note II and even upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for mediocre smartphone and phablet users. Many Android smartphone users will consider Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro as an affordable dream smartphone. Are you brand conscious or just the above mentioned specs are appealing enough to capture your attention?