Micromax has launched the company’s first 4G-enabled smartphone in India, dubbed as Canvas Knight 2 E471. It will be available through out the homeland with a price INR 16,299 ($261) from June 10.

Micromax Canvas Knight 2 E471The Micromax Canvas Knight 2 E471 has been constructed using glass panels at the front and the back while a metal frame runs around the sides. The glass panels are made of Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and at the front device features a 5-inch 720p AMOLED display.

The Canvas Knight 2 is powered by a 1.5GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM. The handset supports two 4G network capable SIM cards inside the device. It is also loaded with the latest OS, Android 5.0 Lollipop.

For the video, Canvas Knight 2 packs a 13MP rear snapper with Sony IMX214 CMOS sensor and 5-element lens. At the front there is also a 5MP shooter with OmniVision OV5648 sensor and a 4-element lens. 16GB on-board storage can be further expanded with up to 32GB microSD card to hold multimedia.

Better audio output can be got by the Cirrus Logic Wolfson Stereo WM8998 mobile chipset integrated in the phone. The smartphone is fueled by a 2230mAh battery.

Micromax Canvas Knight 2 E471 Specifications :

  1. 5-inch AMOLED display
  2. 1.5GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 CPU
  3. Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system
  4. Dual SIM (4G LTE + GSM) with dual standby
  5. 16GB ROM
  6. 2GB RAM
  7. 13-megapixel Sony IMX214 CMOS rear camera
  8. 5 Mega Pixel OmniVision OV5648 front snapper
  9. 2230mAh battery
  10. 4G LTE, FM Radio, WiFi, Bluetooth, micro-USB, Mobile hotspot, GPS / A-GPS and 3.5mm audio jack

Today, Intex has also launched its first 4G-enabled handset in India, dubbed as Aqua 4G+. It is priced at Rs. 9499 and supports dual-SIM, one 4G LTE and another is 3G HSPA. Other specs are almost same, however it is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit CPU.

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