Micromax seems to be gearing up to launch a new Canvas-series smartphone, the Canvas Hue 2. The smartphone is now available to buy via an e-commerce website at Rs. 11,736. Notably, there has been no announcement from Micromax on the launch Canvas Hue 2.
A Mumbai-based retailer has also claimed that the Micromax Canvas Hue 2 has been launched in physical retail stores. According to the retailer, the Canvas Hue 2 has been priced at Rs. 12,499 (MOP), while the MRP of the handset is Rs. 17,999.
The dual-SIM Canvas Hue 2 (A316) runs the recent Android 4.4.2 KitKat out-of-the-box. It comes with a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) Amoled display. The smartphone is powered by a 1.7GHz quad-core MediaTek (MT6582) processor coupled with 2GB of RAM. The Mumbai-based retailer however claims that the smartphone is backed by an octa-core processor clocked at 1.7GHz.
It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage, which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB).
The Canvas Hue 2 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, while there is a secondary 5-megapixel front-facing camera also on board. On the connectivity front, the smartphone offers 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth options.
It packs a 2000mAh battery, which according to the eBay India listing is rated to deliver up to 7 hours of talk time and up to 205 hours of standby time. It packs sensors such as accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.
Earlier in June, Micromax’s Canvas Fire 3 (A096) was listed on the company’s site. The smartphone was also available via a third-party online retailer at Rs. 6,499.