Micromax has sent out ‘Block your date’ invite for an August 22 event, where the company is expected to unveil its Canvas Infinity series of smartphones. “Let’s put a number to Infinity. 22.09.2017. Block your date.” the invite reads.
Micromax has launched the Selfie 2, the company’s latest mid-end smartphone in India. At Rs 9,999, Micromax Selfie 2 boasts a metal body and an ultra-fast fingerprint scanner on the back. Micromax Selfie 2 will be available through all the retail stores starting August 1.
Micromax’s subsidiary YU Mobiles has launched a new version of its Yu Yunique 2 smartphone, which will be sold exclusively on Flipkart. Yunique 2 is priced at Rs 5,999 and it will go on sale on Flipkart from July 27, 2017. The sale will start at 12 noon.
Micromax has launched a new smartphone under its ‘Canvas’ series – the Canvas 1. At Rs 6,999, Micromax Canvas 1 is squarely aimed at the masses. The phone is already available for purchase in the market via offline retail channels. It comes in two colour options – Matte Black and Chrome Black.
YU Yureka Black is a powerhouse and won’t let you let down on multitasking. The front camera is an 8-megapixel shooter, which also includes front facing selfie flash. The selfie camera is much better than you’ll probably find in any smartphone in this price range.
The Yureka Black smartphone was launched earlier this month in India at Rs 8,999. The big highlight of Yureka Black is its 4GB RAM and 32GB storage. On the camera front, it sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual-LED flash and the front camera is an 8-megapixel shooter.
Micromax claims to have sold over half a million Bharat 2 smartphones within 50 days of its launch. According to the company, Bharat 2 is now one of the largest selling 4G VoLTE phones in India. Micromax is also working on another smartphone in its Bharat series.
Micromax’s online-only YU Televentures launched Yureka Black smartphone earlier this month in India at Rs 8,999. Up until now, the smartphone has been up in two flash sales, and now it will be the third sale on Monday. The big highlight of Yureka Black is its 4GB RAM and 32GB storage.
With Nokia 3, the company is going aggressively against the competition by offering Nokia 3 through offline stores, where the biggest competitors are online-only. HMD Global also said that all Nokia phones sold in India will be manufactured in India too.
The latest Android 7.1.2 Nougat Beta Build update will not be provided over-the-air and users will need to visit YU’s forums to manually download and install. YU notes that the official stable OTA “will be rolled out in next one and a half months.”
With Yu Yureka Black, company is making a comeback in the market. As the name suggests, the new Yureka smartphone will sport an all-black colour and what can be speculated from the press invite is that it might be a metal unibody designed smartphone as well.
According to CMR’s India Quarterly Mobile Handset Market Review, 1Q’ CY 2017 – Xiaomi, vivo and Oppo featured in the top five list 1Q’ CY 2017′.
Micromax subsidiary YU Televentures is making a comeback in the market with a new Yureka smartphone
Micromax Canavs 2 comes with Gorilla Glass 5, one year free display replacement and free 4G Airtel data for one year.
Nokia 3310 (2017), which is a revamped version of the iconic Nokia 3310 phone, is available in India at Rs 3310.