Indian smartphone vendor Micromax has silently released a new Android smartphone in the country. Part of the company’s Canvas line-up, the phone is dubbed as Micromax Canvas Knight Cameo. The phone is currently available at various e-retailers like Snapdeal.com for INR 12,599 and the expanded availability is expected in the coming days.
Coming to the specifications, the smartphone packs a 4.7-inch 720p HD display, 1.4GHz octa-core processor, 1GB of RAM and Android 4.4. In addition, the Canvas Knight Cameo features 8MP rear auto-focus camera, 5MP front fixed focus camera, 8GB of internal storage, microSD card slot and 2000 mAh battery.
The company has also pre-loaded with apps such as Cube 26, Amazon, BookMyShow, Clean Master, Getit, Hike, Opera mini, Savan, Spuul, Swiftkey, Truecaller, Yatra, and Zapper. Micromax has include some new software enhancements on the phone like Smart-Alerts, Camera-Widget, Gallery-Collage, Quick-Look and Smart-Gesture.
The phone will be available in White and Black colour options.
Despite the emergence of new threats in the form of Motorola and Asus, Micromax is still ding quite well in the Indian market. As per IDC, the phone maker became the biggest mobile phone manufacturer in the country in Q2. It is still on the second spot in terms of the smartphones.