Micromax Canvas Xpress 2- the cheapest Octa-core phone to be available in Flipkart


After the success of Yureka Smartphone, Micromax has come up with yet another amazing Smartphone, Micromax Canvas Xpress 2. This is the cheapest Octa-Core smart phone that you get to buy as of now. Priced at just Rs.5999, Micromax is launching this Smartphone exclusively through Flipkart, its main online retail partner.


Following the success of the flash sale model in tie up with Flipkart, Micromax decided to go with the same sales strategy for this new phone too. The first flash sale will be on august 4 at 2pm IST. Registration for the first flash sale is on and you can register till August 3 midnight to take part in it. The first buyers of this phone will also get 500 MB of free 3G data on Vodafone for the first two months as part of the free bundled data offer which the company has come up with Vodafone.

Micromax claims it that its new Canvas Xpress 2 Smartphone is the most affordable octa core Smartphone available in the market. The new Smartphone will have a 5 inch HD IPS display with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution. The 5 inch screen device also comes up with corning gorilla glass 3 protection. The phone will have 1 GB of RAM and is powered by a 1.4 GHz octa core mediaTek MT6592M processor.

The new addition to the Canvas series of smarphone will have 8 GB of internal memory and has an external memory card slot which supports up to 32 GB of external storage. The phone comes out of the box running on android Kitkat 4.4.2. But the company promises upgrade to android 5.0 Lollipop. The phone will have a 13 megapixel autofocus rear camera with 5P Largen lenses, Blue glass filter, OV sensor and a dual LED flash. The phone also sports a 2 Megapixel fixed focus front facing camera.

The new Canvas Xpress 2 will be available in Jet Black finish and will have a gold trim on the sides. The phone looks quite impressive. The Smartphone is run by a 2500 mAh battery and supports dual SIM. The company claims that the Smartphone will provide up to 9 hours of talk time and up to 393 hours of standby time. The speakers of the new phone cannot be left unmentioned as it features a Cirrus Logic Wolfson Stereo DAC chip, which the company claims to give you enhanced speaker output.


With the launch of this new Canvas Smartphone, Micromax targets to consolidate its position in the sub Rs. 7500 category as the clear market leader. “We are today proud to announce the launch of Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 – the most affordable octa-core Smartphone in the market. We will continue to disrupt the market with similar innovations in collaboration with strategic partners like Flipkart; to keep achieving our mission of democratizing technology for the masses.”- said MR Shubhajit Sen, CMO, Micromax Informatics Ltd, commenting on the new Canvas Smartphone launch.




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