Micromax has announced a new entry-level smartphone called the iOne. The major highlight of this phone is that it comes with a notched display which allows it to offer a higher screen to body ratio at a budget-friendly price.
Micromax iOne Specifications and Features
The Micromax iOne has a 5.45-inch IPS LCD panel that offers HD+ resolution. The display of the phone features a wider notch which allows it to offer an aspect ratio of 19:9. The compact design of the phone makes it easier to use it with single hand.
The Micromax iOne is India’s first phone to be fueled by the UNISOC SC9863. The SoC is supported by 2GB of RAM. It comes with a native storage of 16GB, and a microSD card slot for more storage.
The rear shell of the Micromax iOne has a single 5-megapixel camera that is assisted by an LED flash. The front notch house a 5-megapixel camera for capturing selfies. The front camera can shoot portrait shots with bokeh effect. The smartphone comes with more than 9 camera modes apart from time-lapse and slow-motion video recording features.
The iOne has a 2,200mAh battery. The handset is loaded with the Android 9 Pie. It comes with usual connectivity features like dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, microUSB 2.0 and a 3.5mm audio jack. The smartphone lacks a fingerprint reader.
Commenting on the launch of Micromax iOne, Micromax Informatics Ltd. Head – Strategy Sunil Joon said, “We understand that consumers today demand a complete package – a smartphone that has a good camera, screen that is large enough for content viewing, battery that lasts a day and great aesthetics – all at an affordable price point. Keeping those requirements in mind, our newest #iOne Notch Display hosts a 19:9 Notch screen that ensures more content is displayed without the edges being cut. Additionally, our newest offering also packs a powerful 2 GB RAM and Octacore processor for maximising the experience of our users.”
Micromax iOne Price and Release Date
The Micromax iOne is now available for purchase with a price tag of Rs 4,999. Starting from today, the iOne can be purchased through offline and online channels.