Micromax A116 Canvas HD with 5-inch HD display, 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, Android 4.1 announced

Micromax has announced the A116 Canvas HD, their new Flagship device. It has a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display, powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6589 processor and runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean). It has a 8MP rear camera with LED Flash and a 2MP front-facing camera. It also comes with Hookup Instant messaging app. Micromax launched the A110 Superfone Canvas 2 and the A90S Superfone Pixel powered by dual-core processor last year.

Here is the Micromax A116 Canvas HD Unboxing


Micromax A116 Canvas HD Specifications

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS 16.7 million color display
  • 1.2 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6589 processor
  • Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • 10.7mm thick and weighs 156 grams
  • 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, 2MP front-facing camera
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 1GB RAM, 4GB internal memory (1.77 GB user memory), 32GB expandable memory with MicroSD
  • 3G (HSDPA: 21Mbps, HSUPA: 11Mbps), WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/A-GPS
  • 2000 mAh battery

The Micromax A116 Canvas HD would go on sale in the first week of February 2013. It is expected at Sub-Rs. 15,000 price range. Micromax plans to introduce 30 new smartphones in 2013.

[Update: Check out our Micromax A116 Canvas HD hands-on, also check out the A116 Canvas HD unboxing above]

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