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Micromax Canvas A1 (Android One) Micromax Canvas Spark 2
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Launch Date (India) Jun, 2015 Sep, 2015
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Smartphone OS Android 5.1 Lollipop, Upgradeable to 7.0 NougatLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android versionAndroid One series Android 5.1 LollipopNo updates expected
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 4.5 inches 5 inches
Screen Resolution 450x854 pixels (~ 215 pixels per inch) 480x854 pixels (~ 196 pixels per inch)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels
Scratch Resistant Display
Display Type IPS LCD IPS LCD
Display Features IPS IPS
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.3 GHz 1.3 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name MediaTek N/A
RAM 1 GB 768 MB
3G Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Connecting Port USB USB
Primary Camera 5.0MP 5.0MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features Digital Zoom, Panorama, Photo Sphere, Lens Blur Face Detection Mode
Secondary Camera 2.0MP 2.0MP
Secondary Camera Features N/A N/A
Internal Memory 8 GB 4 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 32 GB up to 32 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Thickness 9 mm N/A
Weight 136 gm N/A
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 1700 mAh 1800 mAh
Battery Standby 160 hrs 324 hrs
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime 6.00 hrs 6.50 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features 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 Firstouch language solution; Scandid; Kindle; Hotstar; Clean Master; Swiftkey; Snapdeal; M!Live; App Center; Amazon Shopping; Quikr; OLX; Hike
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • 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
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Average camera
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