Canvas A116 costs Rs 13,990 while Galaxy Note is currently available for around Rs 27,000.
Believe it or not, Micromax's Canvas A116, which is available for just Rs 13,990, is better than Samsung's Galaxy Note, which costs around Rs 27,000.
This is the benchmark result of AnTuTu on which the Micromax handset scored 12630 while Samsung Galaxy Note has 10290 points.
The AnTuTu benchmark tests a handset on different parameters like CPU and memory speed, 2D graphics, 3D graphics, SD card, and database access speed. The Galaxy Note scored high over Canvas A116 only in 2D and 3D graphics rendering due to its high resolution.
Apart from these two, the Canvas A116 outperforms the Galaxy Note in every other arena like CPU integer, RAM performance, SD card read/write speed etc (see picture).
Micromax had recently launched the Canvas A116 for Rs 13,990. The phone was sold out within hours of its launch.
Canvas HD A116 comes with a 1.2 GHz quad core processor, 1 GB RAM, Android Jelly Bean operating system, 8 megapixel rear camera, 2 megapixel front camera, 5 inch display etc.
On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy Note has a 5.29 inch Super Amoled touchscreen, 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A9 dual core processor, Android Jelly Bean operating system, 8 megapixel rear camera, 2 megapixel front camera etc. It has been one of the successful smartphones of Samsung for its innovative features and super smooth performance.
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