Indian electronics company Micromax has added a new handset to its Canvas lineup dubbed Micromax Canvas Fire 6. The company has silently listed this smartphone on its official website. Although we are yet to confirm details such as its price and availability, the company has revealed some of its key specifications. To get started with, the Micromax Canvas Fire 6 sports a 5-inch IPS display with 1280 x 720 pixels HD resolution and 294 PPI pixel density. It comes with 96db loudspeakers with the company portraying the phone as a music device. It is powered by an ARM Cortex-A53-based processor clocked at 1GHz and coupled with 1GB of RAM.
The smartphone further embraces 8GB of internal storage that is expandable up to 32GB through microSD card. On the camera front, one will get an 8-megapixel rear snapper with LED flash and a 2-megapixel autofocus front-facing camera. The connectivity options comprise 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. The device runs Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system out of the box. At last, a 3050mAh battery completes the overall offerings which according to the company delivers up to 27 hours talk time and 550 hours standby time.
The Micromax Canvas 6 Fire is the successor to the earlier Canvas Fire 5, which is currently priced at Rs 5,800 in India. To recall some of its key offerings, the Canvas Fire 5 sports a 5.5-inch IPS display with 1280 x 720 pixels HD resolution. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6580 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It houses an 8-megapixel rear camera on the back with Full HD video recording ability. It also has a 5-megapixel selfie camera on the front.
At the time of launch, the Micromax Canvas Fire 5 carried a price tag of Rs 6,199. We expect the Canvas Fire 6 to be priced similarly in the Indian market.
Key details of the Micromax Canvas Fire 6
|Processor||1GHz ARM Cortex-A53|
|Internal storage||8GB (Expandable Up To 32GB Via microSD Card)|
|Camera||8MP Rear Rear / 2MP Front|
|Operating system||Android 5.1 Lollipop|
|Price||Yet To Be Announced|