Micromax announces its first full HD Smartphone - the Canvas Turbo. The company has even roped in Hollywood A-lister Hugh Jackman to endorse it, thereby hinting a global push.
Micromax Canvas Turbo boasts a 5-inch Sharp full HD (1920 x 1080) CGS (Continuous Grain Silicon) display with IPS technology. Running on Android v4.2.1 Jelly Bean OS, the device is powered by a 1.5 GHz MediaTek Quad-Core processor and is backed by 2GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB NAND flash internal storage with no expansion options.
It is equipped with a 13MP Autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP fixed-focus front facing camera. The Canvas Turbo is also capable of recording videos in 1080p full HD resolution. For cellular connectivity, it supports 3G-HSPA+ and quad-band GSM radio. Other connectivity options include WI-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth v4.0, MicroUSB v2, 3.5 mm audio jack and GPS.
Micromax Canvas Turbo comes with various smart features like gesture control, blow to unlock, popup browser, popup video, look away, multi video view, iFloat, and much more. It also supports dual SIM (GSM+GSM) capability. In terms of battery, it houses a 2000 mAh Li-Po battery, which offers up to 7hrs of talk time and 105hrs of standby time.
Micromax Canvas Turbo Key Specifications:
- Dual SIM capability (GSM + GSM)
- Android v4.2.1 Jelly Bean OS
- 5-inch, 1920x1080 Sharp CGS display with IPS technology
- 1.5 GHz MediaTek Quad-Core processor
- 2GB of RAM
- 16GB of NAND flash storage
- 13MP Autofocus rear camera with LED flash
- 5MP fixed-focus front facing camera
- FM radio with recording
- 3G-HSPA+, Quad-band GSM radio and GPS
- Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n)
- Bluetooth v4.0 and MicroUSB v2.0
- 2000 mAh Li-Po battery
Micromax Canvas Turbo is available in two color options - Midnight Blue and Pristine White. The phone is priced at Rs. 19,990 (~USD $325) in India.