There are rumors swirling in the tech media world that mobile manufacturer Micromax is gearing up to release two new phablets in the second quarter of 2013. One of them happen to be the Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro. It all began with the handset being spotted on online site Sulekha with status message saying 'Coming Soon.'
So when is the new device going to be made available? Apparently never, a source close to Micromax told GizBot that no such devise is in development stage. " The rumors are baseless."
However, the source did reveal that a similar device having a smaller screen of 5 inches, might be in the works. However, the A120 Canvas HD Pro with it's 5.5 inch display, is definitely a hoax.
At the same time, rumors also suggested that the native mobile manufacturer might be releasing another device, dubbed as A110Q Canvas. The source close to the matter confirmed Micromax A110Q Canvas as an authentic device and also disclosed that it might get launched this month, that is May itself.
Specswise, A110Q Canvas is expected to come equipped with MediaTek MT6589 quad core A7 processor along with Android Jelly Bean 4.2.1. Other specifications would be 5 inch capacitive display, 4GB RAM, 8GB internal memory with expandable option via microSD card up to 32GB, 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera, WI-FI, 3G, Bluetooth and more. The source told that the device should cost around Rs 12,000 or less.
But Wait! There is more, another smartphone, which is being called as the Micromax Canvas A111, which will also get unwrapped along with the A110Q Canvas. According to past leaks and ongoing rumors, A111 is said to come packed with a 5.3-inch (960 x 540 pixels) capacitive touch screen display, 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon MSM8225Q processor, 8MP Auto Focus Camera with dual LED Flash, 1.2MP front-facing camera, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD and 2100 mAh battery
The handset which is said to run on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, is said to come with connectivity features including 3G , Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and Dual-SIM connectivity. The price of the phone has not been disclosed yet.
Meanwhile, the release date for the two devices has not been confirmed yet, they are expected to arrive within this month.
Contributed by Akansha Srivastava