Micromax is all set to launch its latest smartphone, the Canvas Infinity in India. The company will be holding an event in New Delhi for the same, which is scheduled to take place at 12:30 PM IST.
The major highlight of the device is the new Infinity display along with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The company had earlier revealed that the smartphone will come loaded with a 5.7-inch display and it will feature an aspect ratio of 18:9. However, the company didn’t reveal much about the device, but it is expected to the first affordable smartphone that will provide such kind of aspect ratio.
Interestingly, Micromax will become the first Indian smartphone manufacturer to adopt new aspect ratio. To recall, LG was the first brand that came up with the whole 18:9 aspect ratio known as FullVision with the launch of LG G6. Samsung followed the lead and unveiled the similar aspect ratio with its Infinity display with Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+.
In terms of specifications, it is expected to run on Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, however, the processor series is not known at the moment. The phone is also expected to come loaded with some good camera sensors.
Sources familiar with the development earlier told The Mobile Indian, “Micromax will introduce a new lineup of a premium smartphone called as Infinity series by August end. It will have 5.7-inch curved display and sport 9:18 aspect ratio and will be an affordable alternative to Samsung Galaxy S8.”