Micromax Canvas Win W121

price Rs. 7,840 onwards | launch Sep, 2014
magic score ?
<50
poor value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#465
of 489 phones in Rs. 5,000 - 10,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 3 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Good build quality and design with a leather-esque back panel
  • Slim
  • Fits in the hand quite well and makes for easy one-handed usage
  • Very good, sharp display with good sunlight legibility, and wide viewing angles
  • Slick Windows phone UI
  • Windows Phone 8.1 OS has a neat refreshed feel to it, with the new action centre and now looks much more functional and complete
  • Very good speed/performance
  • Very good audio quality
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Good call quality, and network reception
  • Good battery life

What We Didn't

  • Average camera
  • Misses out on some of the good Nokia software exclusive to the Lumia range, like Nokia music, and camera apps
  • Windows Phone app marketplace lags behind the Android and iOS ones

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Operating System
Smartphone OSWindows Phone 8.1
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
Sensors
  • Gravity
  • Proximity
  • Ambient Light
Processor/RAM
Processor1.2 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 200
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2000 mAh
Battery Standby150 hrs
Battery Talktime5.00 hrs
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
Secondary Camera2.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
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App StoreWindows Marketplace
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
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  • SkyDrive
  • Xbox Music
  • Xbox Games built-in
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average brand rating
3.33/5
(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