Micromax has launched the company’s latest 4G budget smartphone in the Canvas Xpress series – Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G in India at a price tag of Rs. 6,599. It is available exclusively on Flipkart and will go on open sale starting November 18th. Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G smartphone comes with introductory 4G double data offer for a period of 6 months.
Speaking about the launch, Mr. Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics, said:
“We at Micromax are committed to lead the 4G revolution by providing new user experiences and latest technologies at the most attractive price to specification ratio. Our partnership with Flipkart to launch Xpress series of smartphones has been the most successful one. And with the launch of Xpress 4G on Flipkart, we are adding yet another gem to our Xpress series in line with our vision to making 4G accessible to the masses. With the launch of the Canvas Xpress 4G, Micromax has ensured that great specifications with LTE capability is available to everybody at a disruptive price thereby spurring the 4G adoption in the country. The launch reinforces our commitment to leapfrog the consumers’ journey from 2G to 4G and break the organic trend of moving from 2G to 3G and then 3G to 4G.”
“With the belief that great technology does not come at a price, we already have 13 products under the Micromax brand in our 4G portfolio ranging from 6499/- to 14999/-. We are further looking to ramp up our 4G portfolio and 30% of our smartphones are already 4G capable. With the launch of the Canvas Xpress 4G, Micromax has ensured that great specifications with LTE capability is available to everybody at a disruptive price thereby spurring the 4G adoption in the country.”
Mr. Ankit Nagori, Chief Business Officer, Flipkart, said:
“Micromax has been at the forefront of offering new-age smartphones in the Indian market. We are excited to partner with Micromax once again to launch their most affordable 4G mobile. Today, three of four phones that we sell on Flipkart are 4G phones, denoting 4G’s growing popularity and demand. With this in mind and Xpress-4G’s superior technological capability, we are sure our customers will be delighted with this new offering from Micromax.”
Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G Hands-On Review
On the specifications front, it features 5-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and protect by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by 1.0GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6735P processor which is paired with 2GB of DDR3 RAM. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and it has 16GB in-built memory which can be expanded further up to 32GB via microSD card.
On the imaging front, it features 8-megapixel rear-camera with LED flash and 2-megapixel front-facing camera for selfie & video-calling.
Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G Camera Features & Image Quality
It has dual-SIM support and connectivity features like 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS.
It packs 2,000mAh battery.