Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Micromax to launch Android Lollipop smartphone under Rs 7,000

NEW DELHI: Micromax is hosting an event in Delhi on Wednesday where the company will launch its next budget Canvas smartphone, according to sources close to the company.

The upcoming Canvas smartphone will be priced under Rs 7,000 and run on Android Lollipop operating system. The smartphone will have a screen bigger than 4.7-inch and will be powered by a quad-core processor, the sources added.

Like the new crop of Micromax smartphones, the new Canvas model will be 4G-capable.

As of now there are no other details available on the smartphone.

At a price point of less Rs 7,000, the new Micromax Canvas smartphone will compete with the likes of YU Yureka, Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime, Lenovo A6000 and Samsung Galaxy Core Prime.