Micromax has launched a new smartphone in India, the Canvas XP 4G. Priced at Rs. 7,499, the smartphone will be available from Snapdeal from Tuesday. The highlights of the smartphone at its price point are its 4G LTE connectivity and 3GB of RAM.
The Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Micromax Canvas XP 4G is a dual-SIM smartphone, and features a 5-inch HD (720x1280 pixel display). It is powered by a 1GHz quad-core processor, which as we mentioned earlier, is coupled with 3GB of RAM.
The Micromax Canvas XP 4G sports an 8-megapixel rear autofocus camera with flash, and a 2-megapixel front-facing fixed focus camera. It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage that's expandable via microSD card (unspecified maximum supported capacity). Apart from 4G LTE, the smartphone offers the regular connectivity options. The Canvas XP 4G runs on a 2000mAh battery, but the company has not specified talk time or standby time.
Commenting on the launch, Shubhajit Sen, Chief Marketing Officer, Micromax
, said, "Micromax has successfully expanded the overall smartphone market and created a favourable impact in the ecommerce channel capturing over 11 percent of the exclusive online market last year. A significant part of this success is attributed to our partnership with Snapdeal, where we have grown the overall entry level smartphone market. With the launch of Canvas XP with Snapdeal, we are further bringing a very strong product to our consumers to upgrade to the latest 4G phenomena."