Micromax has launched a new device called Canvas Juice A177 in India. This time, however, it is not an all new device. It is not long since Micromax had launched Canvas Juice A77, but this new device A177 in not very different from the Canvas Juice A77.
The only differences one could find between both the devices would be in the clock speeds of the processors and a slightly upgraded OS. Micromax Canvas A177 features the same MediaTek MT6572 Chipset with a 1.2 GHz Dual core processor against the 1.3 GHz Dual Core processor in A77. The Android OS version is improved from Version 4.2 Jelly Bean to 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
Let us now look into the other specifications of the device. The highlight of this handset is its 3000 mAh battery. Battery this big is not usual on budget android devices. However the Micromax website shows just up to 282 hours stand-by and 10 hours talk-time.
The display of Canvas A177 is 5 inch wide and offers 854 x 480p FWVGA resolution. We have already mentioned about the processor and Android OS version. It is powered by a MediaTek 6572 Chipset with 1.2 GHz Dual core processor paired with 1 GB of RAM. Android OS version is 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
The rear camera comes with a 5 MP sensor, while in the front there is a VGA camera. The rear camera is Auto Focus and comes with flash. Though the price is not given in the official website, the device is already on sale on ebay India for Rs. 8499, priced slightly less than the Canvas juice A77.
|Phone||Micromax Canvas Juice A177|
|Display||5 inch 854 x 480 FWVGA|
|CPU||1.2 GHz Dual-core|
|OS||Android OS, v4.2.2 Jelly Bean|
|ROM||4 GB, micro SD up to 32 GB|
|Connectivity||2G, 3G WiFi, Bluetooth, micro USB|