Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 smartphone with 5 inch 720x1280 display powered by 1.4GHz processor alongside 1GB RAM and 13 MP rear camera.
The latest budget smartphone from Micromax is the Canvas Xpress 2, which is available exclusively through Flipkart. At Rs. 5,999, it’s one of Micromax’s cheapest offerings, and has an impressive spec sheet. It also competes directly with the Karbonn Titanium Mach Five (Review | Pictures). We go into detail and find out everything there is to know about the Xpress 2 in our review.The Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 is available in Black, Black Gold and Silver colors.
The Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592M processor and it comes with 1GB of RAM. The phone packs 8GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 2-megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 runs Android 5.1 and is powered by a 2500mAh removable battery. The Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts two Micro-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer.
Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 Specifications
This smartphone comes with a 1.4GHz Cortex A7 processor and 1GB DDR3 RAM for seamless multitasking and quicker access to your apps and games. With a battery capacity of 2500 mAh, this phone can last for up to 393 hours on standby
Enjoy a movie or stream a video off YouTube on this smartphone’s 12.7cm HD display. See every single detail with clarity as this phone displays images from a palette of 16 million colors. Keep scratches at bay as the phone comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 with NDR andOleophobic coating for Fingerprint resistance.
Connect to the internet with 3G connectivity to browse your favorite website or download 9gag on your phone from the Play Store to kill time as this phone connects to Wi-Fi networks. You can also share music or files with other devices using the phone’s Bluetooth feature. The smartphone comes loaded with OTG support and E-compass.
Store your favorite songs, games or documents on the phone’s 8GB internal memory or expand it by up to 32GB as it also supports microSD cards.
Battery and connectivity
The dual SIM phone derives its energy from a 2,500mAh Li-Polymer battery that is claimed to deliver a talktime of up to 9.5 hours on 2G and a standby time of up to 393 hours. The Micromax Canvas renders a wide range of connectivity which is inclusive of 3G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and USB connectivity.
The entry-level smartphone segment is an important place to be for manufacturers, and Micromax is trying to make its presence felt with the Canvas Xpress 2. The device looks good, is compact and easy to handle, and has all of the basics firmly in place. It offers specifications that you’d expect to see on phones that cost a lot more, which makes it an attractive option for budget buyers.