Micromax launches Windows-based Canvas Win series of smartphones

After Micromax Canvas driving the smartphone market in India crazy with its innovatively-designed budget phones, Micromax has launched its Windows-based phones, first by any Indian company.

Tying up with Microsoft and Qualcomm, Micromax is coming up with Canvas Win W121 and Canvas Win W092, which will be available at Rs 9,500 and Rs 6,500 respectively on all retail stores and e-commerce portal.

Canvas Win

Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor, the Canvas Win smartphones are designed to support powerful processing, efficient multi-tasking, richer graphics and media capability while optimizing battery life. Sporting a 5-inch HD IPS display, the dual-SIM Canvas Win 121 is power-packed with a 2000 mAh battery.

The Canvas Win W092 sports a 4-inch IPS display and is power-packed with a 1500 mAh battery. Equipped with a 5MP rear camera with flash and 0.3MP front camera, users can click vibrant images lighting up the dull moments. With a 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM, users can store all their music, videos, images and documents

Both smartphones support Bluetooth v4.0 and Wi-Fi, ensuring full time connectivity for the social media buffs. Microsoft’s cloud storage tool OneDrive adds many other capabilities such as Bing, Skype, Xbox Games, Office 365 and more to give consumers added value.

“Qualcomm Snapdragon processors are designed to support an exceptional level of integration between hardware, software and services on Windows Phone, which in turn helps Micromax to offer users a comprehensive set of business and entertainment applications with a combination of processing performance, rich multimedia, high-performance graphics, wireless connectivity and power efficiency,” said Avneesh Agrawal, president, Qualcomm.

Key features of Canvas Win W121

  • Windows Phone 8.1 OS
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor with 1.2 GHz Quad Core CPU
  • 5-inch HD IPS display
  • 2000 mAh battery
  • 8MP rear camera with flash; 2MP front camera
  • Dual-SIM
  • 1GB RAM; 8GB ROM
  • Up to 32GB expandable memory
  • Proximity Sensor, Gravity Sensor, Light Sensor and Accelerometer

Key features of Canvas Win W092

  •  Windows Phone 8.1 OS
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor with 1.2 GHz Quad Core CPU
  • 4-inch IPS display
  • 1500 mAh battery
  • 5MP rear camera with flash; 0.3MP front camera
  • Dual-SIM
  • 1GB RAM; 8GB ROM

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