Micromax Canvas A1 4GB (Android One)

1 variations 
price N/A | launch Sep, 2014

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 5 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Brushed metal ring around the camera gives the phone a classy touch
  • Light and comfortable build
  • Very good display with vibrant colors, good viewing angles, and good sunlight legibility
  • Simple, stock Android interface
  • Guaranteed Android updates, as part of the Android One programme
  • Smooth, fluid performance in daily use
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Good call quality, and network reception
  • Decent battery life

What We Didn't

  • Average camera

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4, Upgradeable to 7.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.5 inches
Screen Resolution450x854 pixels (~ 215 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
Sensors
  • Gravity Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Light Sensor
  • Magnetic Sensor
  • Gyro Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.3 GHz, Quad Core, MediaTek
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory4 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Free (Included) Memory Card8 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1700 mAh
Battery Standby160 hrs
Battery Talktime6.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight136 gm
Thickness9 mm
Camera
Camera5.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Digital Zoom
  • Panorama
  • Photo Sphere
  • Lens Blur
Secondary Camera2.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
More
  • Part of Google's Android One series
  • Local language support (Hindi)
  • Free cloud storage - 35 GB space on Google Drive and 10 GB space on Spice Cloud
  • Amazon
  • Hike
  • Ask Me
  • M Live
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average brand rating
3.41/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Average
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys