Micromax is launching the refreshed versions of their earlier successful models these days. Canvas Hue 2 A316 is the latest from Micromax that has hit the shelves. The phone is priced around Rs. 12,000. It is available in Mumbai retail outlets for Rs. 12,499 and is also available online from ebay for 11,700. The MRP is Rs. 17,999.
The key modification from the previous model is its 2 GB RAM, trying to keep up with the industry trends, while misses out on 4G network connectivity. Canvas Hue 2 A316 is a 3G Android phone which comes with dual SIM. Other connectivity options includes Bluetooth V4.0, GPS with A-GPS, and microUSB v2.0. Light sensor, magnetic sensor, G-sensor and proximity sensor can be found on this device.
Canvas Hue 2 is powered by a 1.7 GHz Octa core processor paired with 2 GB of RAM and Mali Graphics. There is 16 GB of internal memory and microSD card slot for further expansion. It is a dual phone. MediaTek MT6592 is the chipset used in this device.
Canvas Hue 2 features a 5 inch AMOLED HD display that offers ~294 ppi pixel density. It runs Android 4.4.2 Kitkat OS. Other key specifications includes 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP front camera and a 2000 mAh battery that offers talk time of up to 7 hours on 2G and standby of up to 205 hours on 2G.