Micromax has a new smartphone for its fans, coming for sells on 16th of January. It is named Micromax Canvas Hue. The 5-inch display of the phone is AMOLED, with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top of it. It boasts a resolution of 720 pixels. The pre-installed platform on the handset is Android 4.4 KitKat OS. Canvas Hue is upgradable to the newest update Android 5.0 Lollipop.
The new phone that joins the Canvas line boasts a quad-core CPU 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6582 working with 1GB RAM. There are 8GB native memory ready to use. The phone supports the usage of microSD cards. The main snapper equipped in Micromax Canvas Hue is with 8MP. It has LED flash and the sensor is made by Sony. The screen of the device shares the front panel with a 2MP camera for video calls and selfies.
The battery that is provided in the handset is with a capacity of 3000mAh battery. The capabilities of the cell will keep it running for over a day in normal use. There is a FM Radio on board as well as a standard 3.5mm audio jack. The handset supports Bluetooth, 3G HSPA+, GPS and Wi-Fi. It is coming in two colors – gold and white. The price of the newly announced Micromax Canvas Hue is Rs. 10999 (around $175). It goes for sells on January 16.
While users are waiting for Friday when they can buy the new addition to the Canvas line, they might be interested learn more about the smartphone Micromax Yureka. The special about the phone is that it runs on Cyanogen OS 11. It is the first device of the new series YU of Micromax. The smartphones in this line are powered by the Cyanogen platform. Micromax Yureka has a 5.5-inch IPS screen, 720p. It works with octa-core processor with Snapdragon 615 (64-bit). It features 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory. The major camera of the large-sized device is with 13MP. The news about Micromax Yureka is that it is up-for-sales in Amazon India for Rs. 8999 ($145) retail price.