Micromax Canvas Selfie 2 & Selfie 3, two new Selfie focused smartphones launched
The Indian Manufacturer, Micromax has added two new smartphones to its ‘Canvas Selfie’ portfolio dubbed as Canvas Selfie 2 (Q340) and Canvas Selfie 3 (Q348). The first device in this Series was Canvas Selfie launched in last December.
The Canvas Selfie 2 sports a 5-inch (854×480 pixels) FWVGA IPS display and is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz coupled with 1GB of RAM. It comes with 2000 mAh battery and 8 GB of internal storage which can be further expandable via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box.
The selfie focused smartphone sports a 5-megapixel autofocus rear camera with OV5648 sensor, with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with OV5670 sensor.
The Canvas Selfie 3 features a 4.8-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) AMOLED display and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor paired with 1 GB of RAM. The smartphone is packed by 2300 mAh battery and has 8 GB of internal memory, expandable via microSD card slot.
On the camera front, Canvas Selfie 3 sports an 8 MP rear camera with LED flash and another 8 MP Sony MX179 lens on the front also with LED flash. Its camera app includes features like Gestures, Face Beauty, Panorama, Night Shot, and One Key Shot. The device would be available in Blue, Green, Purple, Sky Blue and Yellow color variants along with a Bluetooth enabled selfie stick.
Commenting on the launch Mr. Vineet Taneja, CEO of Micromax Informatics, said “With over 93 million selfies being captured every day, people today take and retake pictures of themselves until it mirrors perfection and what they want the world to see them as. Keeping this in mind, we have created our Canvas Selfie range which has received tremendous response from our young consumers with Canvas Selfie. Taking the selfie craze to the next level, we are proud to announce the two new smartphones which are ideal for the users delivering fantastic images and equipping them with great beauty editing tools to look their best always”
The Canvas Selfie 2 will be available online from August 22nd at price of Rs. 5,999. Though the price of Canvas Selfie 3 has not been revealed yet, it is expected to be available in last week of August.