Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G launched
Micromax at an event held in New Delhi has unveiled the Canvas Xpress 4G smartphone which will be available exclusively in FlipKart at a price of Rs. 6,599. The smartphone is powered by a quad-core MediaTek chipset clocked at the speed of 1GHz and spots a 2GB RAM with a 5-inch HD display running an Android 5.0 Lollipop OS. The Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G is equipped with an 8MP rear facing camera and a 2MP front camera with 16GB of internal storage memory and powered up by a 2,000mAh battery. Vineet Taneja, Micromax CEO said during the event that the Canvas X3 press 4G will be the cheapest smartphone in market with 2GB of RAM.
The newly introduced smartphone will be in competition with the Yuphoria and Redmi 2 both from Yu Televentures and Xiaomi respectively. Important to note that the Yuphoria features a 2GB RAM on a 5-inch HD screen with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset powering it while the Redmi 2 although spotting a smaller screen of 4.7-inches comes also with 2GB of RAM, with a Snapdragon 410 chipset under the hood. Both smartphones come with an 8MP rear facing camera with the Yuphoria spotting a 5MP front camera while the Redmi 2 features a 2MP camera on the front panel.