Micromax has unveiled yet another affordable smartphone in India, named as the Canvas Spark 2 Plus. It is a successor to Canvas Spark 2, which was launched last year. The device is priced at Rs. 3,999 and is exclusively up for purchase on Snapdeal.
The smartphone comes with a 5-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels and is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and has 8GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 32GB via micros card. In the imaging department, the device sports a 5-megapixel fixed-focus primary camera with LED flash, along with a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. The Canvas Spark 2 Plus supports connectivity features such as dual-SIM, 3G, Wi-F, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and is backed by a 2,000 mAh battery.
Commenting on the launch, Shubhajit Sen, Chief Marketing Officer, Micromax, said,"A large number of consumers are still using feature phones or second-hand phones, which provide immense scope and potential for them to upgrade to affordable smartphones. With the launch of the Canvas Spark 2 Plus, we are offering first-time users, with a smooth transition at a wallet-friendly price. Our objective is to convert feature phone users into smartphone users and synthesize technology and affordability in for this device. Through our partnership with Snapdeal for exclusive Spark series, we have very successfully expanded the overall entry smartphone market and created a favorable impact in the e-commerce channel capturing over 11% of the exclusive online market last year. Our new Canvas Spark 2 Plus will yet again showcase our commitment to empowering consumers and at the same time introducing more people to the best of the connected world,"
Micromax Canvas Spark 2 Plus specifications
- 5-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels
- 1.3 GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM
- 8GB internal storage, expandable up to 32GB via microSD
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- 5MP primary camera with LED Flash and 2MP front-facing camera
- dual-SIM, 3G, Wi-F, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS
- 2,000 mAh battery