Micromax is set to launch its first high-end Android smartphone – A85 Superfone, around Diwali. The Mobile Indian has got exclusive images of Micromax A85 Superfone on which the company been secretly working for quite some time.
“Micromax will launch its first high end phone A85 Superfone in third week of October and it will be priced around Rs 19,000,” sources familiar with the development said to The Mobile Indian.
A85 will feature a gesture control-based user interface and will be targeted at the high-end smartphone category. Gesture control supported user interface will use of the front facing VGA camera to navigate and scroll through the user interface.
Micromax A85 Superfone will feature a 5 megapixel camera with auto-focus to capture high quality images and hopefully 720p HD video. It will be powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system.
It also has a 4 inch capacitive (480 x 800 pixel) display with decent real estate for an improved mobile internet experience. Under the hood, the A85 will carry an overclocked dual-core Nvidia Tegra T20 processor coupled with 512 MB RAM.
SuperPhone A85 will come with 8 GB onboard storage which can be expanded up to 32 GB. To power this phone, Micromax has used a 1650 mAh battery pack.
Micromax had earlier released Andro A60 and A70 mobile phones running Android 2.2 Froyo in India. These handsets created a lot of buzz and hence the company plans to make a mark in the Android space with a high end phone.