The Canvas 4 maker is all set to bring company's most ambitious phablet in the Indian market. The Micromax Canvas Doodle 2 is a successor to original Canvas Doodle, which not only praised for its affordable price tag but also started the trend of large screen handsets. In every sense, the first-generation Canvas Doodle was India's answer to Galaxy Note 2.
Now the team behind Canvas HD is planning to give Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 a tough competition in the form of Doodle 2. What is Canvas Doodle 2? Will it be a challenger to Mega 5.8 or forthcoming Note 3? Only time will tell.
Meanwhile, Micromax has managed to engage consumers by posting yet another intriguing status update on its official Facebook page. The tech vendor has posted a picture with a hidden message . The post reads "Can Your Imagination Get Bigger ". In the comments section, when a consumer asked about the availability date of Canvas Doodle 2, the company answered "the Micromax Canvas Doodle 2 is coming soon. Keep watching the page for further information".
There are different theories attached to Canvas Doodle 2. Few days back, a report was published saying that Micromax planning Canvas A240 to take on Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8. The model no A240 , is said to be a new Canvas handset with a 5.7-inch 720p HD display having 1GB of RAM and quad-core processor. Most of the Indian tech media still believe that A240 and Canvas Doodle 2 are separate handsets. Our sources say that A240 could the model no of Canvas Doodle 2. In simple language, Micromax is coming up with only one handset i.e. Canvas Doodle 2 (A240).
Canvas Doodle 2 (A240) - Rumored specifications
The Micromax Canvas Doodle 2 is an upcoming handset with giant display screen. The phone will have a 5.7-inch 720pHD display. It will be powered by a 1.2GHz quad -core processor (MediaTek MT6589) coupled with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory.
The Doodle 2 is said to have a 12-mega pixel rear facing camera with Auto Focus and LED Flash. Also add a 5-mega pixel camera on the front. The makers could opt for 3000mAh Li Ion battery. Don't be surprised to see free stylus bundled with the device. Other connectivity options include: 3G, Wi-Fi, 2G, A-GPS, among others. Expect Micromax Canvas Doodle 2 to be priced around Rs. 17,990.
Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 - Highlighted Specifications
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 comes with a giant 5.8 display (qHD) having resolution of 540 x 960 pixels at 190 ppi. The phone is powered by a 1.4GHz dual-core processor coupled with 1.5GB RAM and 8GB of internal memory (expandable up to 64GB via microSD card). There's an 8-mega pixel rear facing camera with LED Flash light and Auto Focus. Also add a 1.9-mega pixel front facing camera. Other highlighted features include: Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, and a 2,600mAh Li Ion battery. The device comes with Dual SIM facility. The device is available at Rs. 22,990 from leading online shopping sites.