Updated on 18th September 2015
Micromax has announced that the Micromax Xpress 2 smartphone which was available to buy through flash sales can now be grabbed via open sale. While the company has expanded the sales model, it will continue to be available exclusively via online retailer Flipkart. Priced at Rs. 5,999, the Xpress 2 was launched in July 2015. With Rs. 5,999 price tag, the handset is an impressive dual SIM 3G smartphone loaded with plethora of features and powerful configuration in a slim outfit.
Read on to find more details on specifications, features as well as hands on review of Micromax Xpress 2 with video.
Updated on 27th July 2015
Micromax has today launched its latest smartphone- Micromax Canvas Xpress 2. The device is priced at Rs. 5,999 and will go on sale exclusively on Flipkart. It comes with 500MB of 3G data for Vodafone customers for 2 months.
In this post, we go hands on with the Canvas Xpress 2 to tell you what the device has in store for you. Read on to find out Canvas Xpress 2 hands on and first impressions.
On design front, the Canvas Xpress 2 looks pretty impressive in Black-Gold color. The build quality of the phone is impressive. It comes with a 5-inch HD IPS display. The touch responsiveness and color quality of the display is fairly decent. The circular speaker grille, notification LED and 2 mega pixel front facing camera are located above the display. Three touch capacitive buttons are a part of the display.
Top edge houses 3.5mm audio jack and secondary mic.
On the lower edge, there is charging port, primary mic and speaker mesh. The audio quality of the device is fairly loud.
Power button and volume rocker are located on the right edge.
On the rear it features 13 mega pixel rear camera which is surrounded by metal rings accompanied with dual LED flash and Micromax logo.
On removing the soft rear panel, there is a removable 2500mAh battery, two SIM card slots and a microSD card slot. It packs a 1.4GHz octa-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM which takes almost anything you throw at it.
There is 8GB (around 5GB is user available) of inbuilt storage (expandable via microSD card). The handset also supports USB OTG. On software front, it runs Android 4.4 KitKat operating system which is upgradable to Lollipop.
Features and Specifications of Micromax Canvas Xpress 2
- Processor: 1.4GHz octa-core
- Operating System: Android 4.4 KitKat (upgradable to Lollipop)
- Display: 5-inch HD IPS (720p, Gorilla Glass 3 protection)
- RAM: 1GB
- ROM: 8GB
- Rear Camera: 13 mega pixel Auto Focus with Dual LED Flash
- Front Camera: 2 mega pixel
- Battery: 2500mAh
- Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS
Price and Availability
The Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 is priced at Rs. 5,999 and will be be available exclusively from online retailer Flipkart starting August 4, 2015. Registrations for the same will open at 6:00 PM today (July 27, 2015) , till August 3, 2015.
Overall, the Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 is an impressive smartphone at this price tag. Be it its build quality, performance, camera or display quality, it does not fail to impress us on any front.