By putting hand together, Aircel and Micromax, announced Micromax Canvas Beat (A114R) in India with a price Rs 9999. Earlier, the device was launched in Russia, then after it was available via eCommerce Online website in India with a price Rs 9499.
Aircel has increased the handset rate, however, there are various offers are also attracting the customers. The latest Micromax Canvas Beat smartphone will be exclusively available by Aircel in India. Since, it is a music smartphone, hence the handset comes preloaded with a music-dedicated Aircel Music app and also 1,000 free songs offered.
With the Micromax Canvas Beat, Aircel is offering full talk time of Rs 118, all local and STD calling at 1 paisa/second for the first 6 months, 1GB of free data (either 2G or 3G, depending on the location) per month for 6 months, and other ISD calling benefits are also available.
Commenting on the launch of the Canvas Beat smartphone, Aircel Chief Marketing Officer, Anupam Vasudev, stated, “We are delighted to launch Canvas Beat, industry’s first 3G music smartphone which is packaged with right content developed especially for music lovers and will offer unified music experience to them.”
The Micromax Canvas Beat sports a 5-inch touch screen display. It houses an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, alongside a 2-megapixel front-facing camera for video-calling and selfies. The smartphone comes with 4GB of inbuilt storage, can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 32GB). It is powered by a 1900mAh battery, which is rated to deliver up to 5 hours of talk time and 150 hours of standby time. Under the hood, 1.2 Ghz Quad Core Processor with 1GB RAM is also available for faster user experience. The Canvas Beat A114R runs on Android Jelly bean 4.2.2 Operating System.