The Canvas 4 has a 5-inch HD IPS display and comes in an aluminium casing that also doubles up as an antenna. Micromax says that touchscreen can be used even while wearing gloves. It also powered by a Cortex A7 1.2 GHz quad-core processor. It doesn’t run on the latest version of Android Jelly Bean, instead it has Android 4.2.1.
Micromax Canvas 4 comes equipped with a 13 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera. The rear camera can record 1080p video and includes features such as vertical panorama, anti-shake, face detection. Canvas 4 camera in burst mode can capture 99 photos in less than 15 seconds.
The Canvas 4 also brings the eye-tracking feature from the Samsung Galaxy S4 in which looking away from the screen while watching a video pauses the video and resumes play when the user looks back at the screen.
Micromax Canvas 4 went on pre-order at the end of last month. Micromax revealed that this device has received 4000 pre-orders in the first 24 hours.
Micromax Canvas 4 tech specifications:
- 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD capacitive touch screen IPS display with corning gorilla glass protection
- 1.2 GHz quad-core processor
- Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
- Android 4.2.1 (Jelly Bean)
- 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1080p video recording
- 5MP front-facing camera
- 3.5mm audio jack
- 1GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory upto 32GB with MicroSD
- 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS
- 2000 mAh battery
Micromax has also includes a few gimmicks as well, such as blow a kiss to unlock the phone.
The Micromax Canvas 4 is available in India for a price of Rs. 17,999/-. The device arrives with a free touch cover worth Rs. 3000 and utilizing this cover can assist the progress in using the phone even while the cover is on the device.