Micromax has today announced the launch of the new budget-centric smartphone, the Canvas 2 Plus. The device comes with a price tag of Rs 8,999 and it is available in retail stores across India.
The phone comes with the new display trend and features a 5.7-inch HD+ Infinity display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels. The device is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor along with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 128GB via micro SD card slot.
On the camera front, the phone features a 13-megapixel rear camera along with an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The phone runs on dated Android Nougat and it is backed by a 4000mAh battery. The Canvas 2 Plus features a fingerprint sensor at the rear panel and it also comes loaded with face unlock. The phone supports 22 regional languages and on the connectivity, it features 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, dual-SIM and micro USB port.
Commenting on the launch, Vikas Jain, Co-Founder, Micromax Informatics said, “Canvas2 was the first smartphone that we launched in our Canvas range of smartphones back in 2012, which reinvented the way consumers looked at their smartphone as it led to the democratization of technology in India. Over the last few years, as the Indian handset and telecom industry has undergone a dynamic shift, the focus of consumers is shifting from just the hardware to overall connected experience. Therefore, to address the consumer needs, we are coming up with Canvas 2 Plus with compelling features like infinity screen, face unlock feature, compelling battery etc. We expect Canvas 2 Plus to yet again set a benchmark and revolutionize the overall smartphone adoption.”