Micromax Canvas Magnus A117 is a recent launch from Micromax brand Canvas series and thus replacing Micromax Canvas A116 HD. The smartphone supports 2G and 3G network with specifications like GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 and HSDPA 2100 respectively. It supports dual SIM. The smartphone offers a touch screen of size 720 x 1280 pixels, 5.0 inches with an IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, 16M range of colors. The phone runs on an Android OS, v4.2 (Jelly Bean) with the processor speed of Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7 and the chipset used is MTK 6589T. It’s got internal memory of 4 GB with 2.6 GB user available with 1 GB RAM. The expandable memory is up to 32 GB (micro SD).
The phone sports a 12 MP camera with 4000 x 3000 pixels, autofocus and an LED flash, wherein the camera is upgraded from 8MP to 12MP as compared to its predecessor — the Canvas HD A116. The additional features that the phone encompasses are Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection. This phone also offers a secondary front-facing camera of 2MP. The phone has a 2000 mAh standard Li-ion battery which provides up to 7 hours of talk time and 180 hours in stand-by mode. The sensors used in the smartphone are proximity sensor, gravity sensor, motion sensor and light sensor that makes the phone altogether more attractive.
The Xolo Q1000 Opus is a smartphone which is a scaled down version of the Xolo Q1000. The phone has a 5 inch IPS display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels, scaled down from the 720p display on the Q1000. The pixel density is 196 PPI, Xolo should’ve improved the screen resolution to give a good experience . The device runs on a 1.2GHz Quad core processor with 1GB of RAM.
It has a 5 megapixel autofocus camera on the back with a BSI sensor, this helps to click better images in low lighting. The camera is capable of shooting 720p video but there are cheaper phones like the Spice Dream Uno that does Full HD.The front has a VGA camera for selfies and video calling. The phone has 4GB of internal memory and a MicroSD card slot that accepts cards upto 32GB. The phone was launched with Android 4.2 JellyBean and will be updated to Android 4.4 Kitkat. It has a removable 2000mAh battery and offers dual SIM support.