The India’s leading smartphone maker, Micromax has today a launched a large smartphone in its Canvas series called as Micromax Canvas Fantabulet. The phablet comes with a stylish ergonomic design for easy handling and single handed operation. The smartphone also sports dual box speakers with DTS Sound technology for enhanced sound experience. The Canvas Fantabulet is priced at Rs. 7,499 and will be available for sale online exclusively via Flipkart.
Commenting on the launch, Vikas Jain, Co-founder, Micromax Informatics, said, “We ignited the phablet category with the launch of Canvas range of devices that proved to be immensely popular among the consumers. With the launch of Canvas Fantabulet, we are yet again pioneering a new category that will change the way people use smartphones making it their first choice for consumption and productivity needs. The launch comes at the most appropriate time when mobile internet is on the rise, and there has been a persistent increase in demand for larger screens and video consumption.”
Coming to its specifications, the Canvas Fantabulate features a phablet-sized 6.98-inch (1280×720 pixels) HD IPS display with pixel density of 210ppi. Under the hood, it comes powered by MediaTek 1.3GHz quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM, 16GB of built-in storage and also includes a microSD card slot for further expansion. The device supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box.
On the camera front, the smartphone sports an 8MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a 2MP front snapper for video chats and selfie clicks. It comes with basic connectivity options like 2G/3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and microUSB 2.0 port. The handset powers a 3000mAh battery that the company claims can last for an entire day on mixed usage. The Canvas Fantabulet also comes bundled with applications like Eros Now, Kindle, Saavn, Gaana, e.t.c making it a perfect package for multimedia lovers.
Recently, a new smartphone from Micromax called as Canvas Juice 4G (Q461) has been listed online priced at Rs. 7,811. The Canvas Juice 4G features 5-inch HD display, 1.0GHz quad-core SoC, 2GB RAM, 8GB built-in storage, 8MP main camera, 5MP front shooter, 4G-LTE support, 4000mAh battery and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.