Micromax is planning to launch an all new phone in the market called the A72 Canvas Viva. Well, looking at the name, we have a feeling that Micromax is going the Samsung way by naming all its upcoming phones based on the success of one its Canvas smartphone devices. Samsung does the same with its Galaxy name tag!
Well analogies apart, the Micromax A72 Canvas Viva looks like a solid offering from the company with features like Dual-SIM support, 5-inch display screen and a massive 1GHz processor. With such a huge screen the phone definitely falls into the Phablet category. However, the device does not seem to have 3G! If you remember Micromax was being accused by many mobile aficionados of artificially creating a demand for its last Canvas mobile phone.
Let us now take a look at the specs and features of the Micromax A72 Canvas Viva smart phone:
- 5-inch capacitive touch screen display with a display resolution of 480 by 800 Pixels
- Powered by a 1 GHz processor
- Runs on Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS. This is definitely a big turn-off.
- Has just 256MB RAM which explains the reason for why the phone has Android 2.3
- 110 MB internal memory which is expandable upto 16GB with a microSD card
- Thickness: 10.6 mm
- Weight: 186 grams
- Dual SIM capability
- Camera Options: 3MP rear camera and a 0.3 MP front-facing camera for video calls
- Other features: 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- Connectivity – 2G (EDGE), Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi, micro USB, NO 3G
- Powered by a 2000 mAh battery
The Micromax A72 Canvas Viva Dual Sim Smartphone is expected to be priced at around Rs. 6000/- You can buy it from Flipkart.