Indigenous consumer electronics major Micromax on May 24 unveiled two new photography centric budget smartphones – Bolt Selfie and Canvas Selfie 4 -- in India.
Among the two, the Bolt Selfie is the low-end model. It boasts two 5MP cameras –one on the front and another on the back with LED flash. It features a 4.5-inch FWVGA screen, Android Lollipop OS, 1.0GHz MediaTek quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt storage and a 1750mAh cell, which can keep the phone running for close to 250 hours under standby mode.
On the other hand, the Canvas Selfie 4 houses high-end dual 8MP cameras, one on the front and another on the rear with LED flash. It sports a bigger 5.0-inch HD display and comes with Android Marshmallow OS, 1.3GHz quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage and a 2,500mAh battery.
To further enrich the selfie taking experience, the company has included dedicated tools such as Face and Beauty Mode and Gesture Capture ability in both the devices.
Micromax has also incorporated a new Tap sensor on the back of Canvas Selfie 4, where user can just tap on it to capture pictures, switch the rear to front camera and also take calls.
The company has announced that the new Bolt Selfie will be made available in champagne and white colours for Rs 4,999, exclusively on Flipkart.
On the other hand, the Canvas Selfie 4 will be released later this month and the price of the device is expected to be announced during the local launch.
Last week, Micromax launched two new Bolt Supreme series phones with prices starting at Rs. 2,749.
Key features of Micromax Bolt Selfie and Canvas Selfie 4:
|Models||Micromax Canvas Selfie 4||Micromax Bolt Selfie|
|Display||5.0-inch HD IPS screen with 1280x720p resolution||4.5-inch FWVGA IPS screen with 480x854p resolution|
|OS||Android Marshmallow OS||Android 5.1 Lollipop|
|Processor||1.3GHz quad-core CPU||1.0GHz MediaTek (MT6735) quad-core CPU|
|Storage||8GB, expandable up to 32GB||8GB, expandable up to 32GB|
|Add-ons||Dual-SIM slots, Tap sensor, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, FM Radio, micro USB port, GPS||Dual-SIM slots, Tap sensor, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, FM Radio, micro USB port, GPS|