Indian handsets maker, Micromax has launched today their latest smartphone – Canvas Nitro (A310), which is priced at Rs. 12,900. This smartphone is available in Mystic Blue and Pristine White color variant and comes with a premium leather finish back, which resembles faintly with Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy S5 smartphones. The Micromax Canvas Nitro is available exclusively on Snapdeal.com.
Micromax Canvas Nitro runs on Android KitKat 4.4.2 OS and sports a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixel) IPS display with an oleophobic coating to prevent fingerprints staining. The company demonstrated this feature during the presentation. Some drops of the liquid was put on Canvas Nitro and on some other device. While, the drops did not spread on Canvas Nitro whereas on the other device, it spread on other area also.
The heart of Micromax Canvas Nitro is quite powerful as it has a 1.7GHz Octa-Core (MediaTek MT6592) processor, coupled with 2GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage, which can be extended upto 32GB via microSD card. This smartphones support Dual-SIM and is packed with 2500mAh battery. For connectivity, this phone offers options of GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, 3.5mm audio jack, and FM radio.
The Canvas Nitro is equipped with 13 MP Auto focus rear camera with Sony IMX135 CMOS sensor, F2.2 aperture, and rear wide angle of 28mm. For selfies, it houses 5MP camera with F2.4 aperture, 22m wide-angle lens with 75-degree viewing scope. This smartphone comes with very useful feature for using the camera. In this smartphone All –in-One Camera Widgets can be found on the homescreen and users can access multiple modes of camera with just a touch on their home screen. For instance, if you want to click selfie , you are required to touch the icon on the home screen and if you want to use the camrea for video recording then again no need to go in the camera settings. Just click the necessary icon and perform the desired function.
The Canvas Nitro also comes with other useful features such as QuickLook, which enable it to display entire social and news feed together on one screen. With a collage like interface, it offers a variety of choices for the users to choose and display content from, like news from various sources & categories, Facebook news feed, trending tweets and weather information.
The Canvas Nitro also has Smart Alerts feature enabling the users to view notifications of missed call, messages and emails right on the lock screen in a strip that matches the color of the type of notification. You will get a green strip for messages, red for email and blue for a missed call.
The Canvas Nitro also boasts of customizable smart gestures like Pinch In , Pinch out, 2 finger flick up, 2 finger flick down, 2 finger flick left, 2 finger flick right that can be assigned to a number of actions like opening messages, app drawers, for adjusting music volume, play/pause etc.
Commenting on the launch Vineet Taneja, Chief Executive Officer, Micromax said, “It has been our constant endeavor to listen to Indian consumers for better understanding of their ever evolving needs. Inspired by specific needs of consumers, Canvas Nitro is yet another product from the Micromax stable to democratize technology with amalgamation of superior technology, great design and seamless usability. Our partnership with Snapdeal further simplifies the process for millions of new-age Indian consumers who prefer to shop online to get Canvas Nitro with just a few clicks.”
Key Features of Micromax Canvas Nitro :
- 1.7GHz Tru Octa-core processor
- 2GB RAM, 8GB ROM
- 5-inch HD IPS display
- Android KitKat 4.4
- Expandable memory up to 32GB
- 13MP AF rear camera
- 5MP FF front camera
- HD playback and recording
- Dual SIM
- 2500 mAh battery
- Comes pre-loaded with M!Live, M!Games, M!Insurance, M! Security, M! Doodle, M! Unlock, Games Club, Trending Apps, Opera Mini, Hike, Foneclay , BookMyShow, Clean Master, SwiftKey, Truecaller, Pre-loaded HD games like Grow Away, Hitout Heroes, Smash It, Where’s my Water