The leading smartphone manufacturer of India, Micromax has added today two new devices in its selfie smartphone portfolio, named as Micromax Canvas Selfie 2 and Canvas Selfie 3. In exchange of Rs 5,999, the Canvas Selfie 2 offers a perfect mixture of features and value for money taking the selfie revolution to an extent. Meanwhile, the manufacturer is offering a Bluetooth enabled selfie stick with its Canvas Selfie 3.
Commenting on the launch, Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics said, “With over 93 million selfies being captured every day, people today take and retake pictures of themselves until it mirrors perfection and what they want the world to see them as. Taking the selfie craze to the next level, we are proud to announce the two new smartphones which are ideal for the users delivering fantastic images and equipping them with great beauty editing tools to look their best always.”
The Micromax Canvas Selfie 2 is fronted with a 5 megapixel of user-facing camera with OV5670 sensor and a 4-element lens, which is placed above a 5-inch 854 x 480 pixels of display with an IPS panel. Meanwhile, the back of the handset sports a 5 megapixel of primary image capturing solution with OV5648 sensor and 4-element lens. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop that is supported by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor coupled with a 1GB of RAM. It has 8GB of onboard storage and a 2,000 mAh of battery.
On the other hand, the Micromax Canvas Selfie 3 differs from its sibling in its camera as it features a better 8-megapixel rear camera and an 8 megapixel of front facing camera. Also, it has a little bit smaller screen size as it boasts a 4.8-inch AMOLED HD display. The Canvas Selfie 3 will be fueled with a 2,300mAh of battery.
The firm further revealed that the Canvas Selfie 2 will be available for sale, starting from August 22, meanwhile, the Canvas Selfie 3 will be available in five different color variants, blue, green, purple, sky blue and yellow, black and white and will be on sale from the last week of this month, before Raksha Bandhan.
Tech Specs Comparison
|Phone||Micromax Canvas Selfie 2||Micromax Canvas Selfie 3|
|Camera||5MP rear and 5MP front camera||8MP rear and 8MP front camera|
|Processor||1.3GHz quad-core processor||1.3GHz quad-core processor|
|RAM||1 GB||1 GB|
|Display||5-inch 480p IPS display||4.8-inch AMOLED HD display|
|Battery||2000 mAh||2300 mAh|
|OS||Android 5.0 Lollipop||Android 5.0 Lollipop|
|Storage||8 GB||8 GB|
First published on Monday, August 17, 2015, 07:34 PMTags: micromax, Micromax Canvas, Micromax canvas Selfie 2, Micromax canvas Selfie 3, smartphone