Micromax finally announced company’s highly anticipated Micromax Canvas 4 smartphone in the market. It is a successor to Micromax Canvas HD to rule in the budget segment to deliver excellent value for money performance to the affordable buyers. Micromax is already on a strong position in the Indian market because of highly popular devices in the Canvas Series, which impresses the buyers with cool features in pocket friendly prices and now it is expecting the same with the latest smartphone in its portfolio.
Micromax Canvas 4 is the best Android smartphone from the company in terms of design and features. Let’s check out what else it carries under the hood to impress the buyers in the market.
Design & Display
Micromax Canvas 4 is sharing its design elements with its predecessor the Canvas HD, but company gave a little different look to the phone by adding a metal stripe around the display. It is made of glossy plastic body and comes with glossy back panel. The phone is very light and looks better than any other Micromax device launched yet. The package also contains a metallic case which gives a whole new look to the device.
It comes with 5-inch touch-screen display that gives you 720*1280 pixels resolution, just like its predecessor. Company was expected to launch the phone with 1080p HD display but it had some other plans.
Software & Smart features
Micromax Canvas 4 is running the latest Jelly Bean version of the Android operating system. Company has also added some smart features in the phone like unlocking it by blowing air, pinning the videos while using other applications, flipping the phone to switch to speaker and pausing the videos when user looks away. So, overall Micromax Canvas 4 is having better software features and user interface than its predecessor.
Micromax Canvas 4 is having a massive 13MP rear camera with LED flash and it is one of the most promising features in the phone. It also sports a 5MP front camera for better quality video calling experience than its predecessor.
It also comes with lots of photo editing features as well as with 4 direction panorama mode. Some other cool camera features in the phone include Auto Focus, Face Detection and Burst Mode with 99 continuous photos.
Overall, Micromax Canvas 4 is having impressive camera features in the mid-range smartphone segment.
Micromax has powered the Canvas 4 with a 1.2GHz MediaTek processor with quad cores along with 1GB of RAM memory. It sports 16GB of internal storage, of which 12.48GB is user accessible and it is quite enough to install a lot of applications on the phone as well as storing media stuff. It is powered by a 2000mAh battery and company claims it can survive for two days with normal usage on the 2G network. Overall, Micromax Canvas 4 comes with decent hardware features with good performance in the mid-range smartphone segment.
Micromax Canvas 4 comes with great features and surely it worth the price tag of Rs. 17,999. Company has also included some smart features in the phone to compete against the likes of Samsung and some other home grown brands in the Indian market. Micromax Canvas 4 comes with decent design and packs balanced set of hardware and software elements under the hood. However, it is almost similar to its predecessor but comes with enhanced software and camera features.