Micromax has announced a new 5 inch smartphone in its canvas series called Canvas A116 Canvas HD. This smartphone is packed with a quad-core processor and expected to launch in first week of February. Price of this smartphone has yet to be announced but company want to sell it for less than Rs. 15,000 INR.
Micromax’s other 5 inch A110 Canvas 2 was a big hit and still attracting customers. It was one of the most selling smartphone in 2012. A116 Canvas HD is being seen as the improved version of A110. If we talk about A110 Canvas 2, it has everything but lacks HD display. This smartphone comes with HD display with better processor and RAM.
See the comparison below.
|Phone||Micromax A116 Canvas HD||Micromax A110 Canvas 2|
|Price||Under INR 15,000||INR 9,999|
|Display||5-inch 1280x720p IPS display||5.0-inch 854x480p resolution IPS display|
|Android Version||Android 4.1 Jelly Bean||Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich|
|Processor||1.2GHz quad-core||1GHz dual-core|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, MicroUSB, dual-SIM||Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, MicroUSB, dual-SIM|
|Battery||2100 mah||2000 mAh|
|Cameras||8MP rear/ 0.3MP front||8MP rear/ 0.3MP front|
You can see that A116 Canvas HD comes with a 1.2 GHz quad core processor that is the best thing in the smartphone. RAM is also 1 GB and it is will be shipped with Android Jelly Bean.
If you are planning to buy Micromax A110 Canvas 2, i will suggest you to wait for this new A16 Canvas HD. It will not cost you more than 15k but will add all the latest hardware configuration in your phone.