The age of Android One has finally dawned up on the Indian smartphone market. And already we have three different handsets to choose from: Micromax's Canvas A1, Spice's Dream Uno and Karbonn's Sparkle V.
Keeping our focus oriented on the Micromax handset, it would actually been have quite weird if India's biggest handset maker didn't join in on the festivities. And accordingly, it has released the new Canvas A1 handset under the Android One tag.
Going through the specs of it once more, the new Canvas A1 boasts a 4.5-inch display offering an FWVGA resolution of 854×480 pixels. It is powered by a 1.3GHz MediaTek quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM.
It runs on the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat. Moreover, Google has also promised that these smartphones will be some of the first smartphones to get the Android L update. The efficiently priced Canvas A1 also sports a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front-facing snapper to take images and make video calls as well or even take selfies.
It houses 4GB of internal storage which can be further enhanced with a microSD card. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, 3G connectivity, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. The Canvas A1 is fueled by a 1,700mAh battery.
But if you are indeed looking to buy the handset, let us tell you that there are host of offers that you could make use of. Here are the best 5 among them.
Free Memory Card
So if you indeed opt for the new Canvas A1 handset, let us tell you that there's a free Strontium 8GB MicroSDHC Memory Card that will be delivered with your order of the Micromax Canvas A1. What's better than freebies, huh!
On availing the new Micromax Canvas A1 handset, expect 10% cash back on State Bank Debit and Credit cards. Note that the there are no special steps to avail this offer, and that you will just have to go through the normal purchase process to make use of it. Cashback will be credited to the cardholder's account latest by 30-Nov-2014.
Amazon Gift Cards
This one got us excited the most. Apparently, 1,610 lucky purchasers will get Amazon.in Gift Cards worth up to Rs.10,000. You just have to shop until 21st of September,2014 and you could stand a chance to be one of the lucky customers. Winners will be announced on 1st of October 2014.
If you are on Airtel, there's added advantage for you. For Airtel users, you will get free software upgrades and app downloads for 6 months on the Micromax Canvas A1 Smartphone. Head over here to know more.
Enough of offers. If you really like the new Micromax Canvas A1 handset, you could avail it by just heading over here.