Home-grown consumer electronics company Micromax has launched an affordable smartphone dubbed Canvas Hue AQ5000, in India.
The new Canvas Hue sports 5.0-inch HD AMOLED IPS screen and ship with Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS, 1.3GHz MediaTek quad-core processor, 1GB RAM and a 8GB inbuilt memory.
"At Micromax, customer centricity has always been at the core of developing products. With an AMOLED HD screen, users are guaranteed of a life-like viewing experience through more vivid colors and a crystal clear display. The Canvas Hue is a perfect blend of premium design, seamless efficiency and superior technology that supports the needs of the ever evolving consumers," said Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax.
A notable feature of the new Micromax phone is that its 3000 mAh battery can deliver close to 30 days of back-up; the phone is also guaranteed to receive the new Android 5.0 Lollipop OS update.
Micromax Canvas Hue AQ5000 India release date and price details:
The company has confirmed that the phone will be available at both online and brick-and-mortar stores for ₹10,999 from Friday (16 January).
Micromax Canvas Hue will up against the popular Motorola Moto G (Gen 1 and Gen 2), Xiaomi Redmi 1S, Redmi Note (3G & 4G), Huawei Honor Holly, Asus Zenfone 5 and others.
Key specifications of Micromax Canvas Hue AQ5000:
|Model||Micromax Canvas Hue AQ5000|
|Display||5.0-inch HD AMOLED IPS Screen with 1280x720p resolutions and protected by Gorilla Glass 3 shield|
|OS||Android 4.4.2 KitKat (Android 5.0 Lollipop update guaranteed)|
|Processor||1.3GHz MediaTek Quad-core CPU(Type: MT6582)|
|Storage capacity||8GB, up to 32GB|
|Add-ons||Dual-SIM slots (type: micro), Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, micro-USB, microSD card slot,|
[Image credit: Micromax Info]