The initial response for Micromax Canvas HD was nothing less than a super hit movie. The initial stock sold out within few minutes of launching and then they managed to get order of 9,000 pieces within 24 hours. Just after that they sold around 25 pieces per minute, nothing less than a super hit movie which keeps getting good response. Unfortunately, Micromax failed to understand the consumers demand. Initially, the device was sold at Rs. 13,999 but now due to increased demand they have decided to revise the price. Yes, Micromax Canvas HD is now available at Rs. 14,999 now. Sad but true!
Micromax Canvas HD was one of the first quad core processor from the house of the manufacturer. Even, the all new MediaTek processor also helped them to get the initial thrust. Many people still do not consider MediaTek to be a big giant, but they have been around for a while. In Indian subcontinent, they have partnered with Karbonn, Intex, Lava and many other small scale local smart phone manufacturer, but having Micromax in the list was the biggest challenge for them. While Micromax Canvas HD get the credit of one of the best smartphone available in the India at the cheapest price. The price sensitive Indian consumers welcomed it whole heartedly.
The competitors of Micromax like Samsung Grand, Lava Xolo and many other devices failed in many aspects. The biggest challenge for them was to provide affordable smart phone with best features. Micromax Canvas HD has quad core processor, HD LCD IPS display, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal memory and dual camera. The rear shooter camera has 8MP capability while front facing camera has 2MP capacity, both of them can take HD videos and VGS videos respectively. The dual SIM beast is also capable of handling HSDPA and HSUPA connections, WiFi and Bluetooth networking connection options. While these were enough to give it a huge start, success of Micromax Canvas 2 also played an important role. Till date, there is no sign of availability of Canvas A110 2 handsets in the market. Of course, you can order it from the black market but youâd have to spend extra dime for it.
Micromax Canvas HD is powered by Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS and is ready to receive 4.2 update as well. Its closest rival Samsung Galaxy grand is available in the vicinity of Rs. 21,000 while Canvas HD is available at Rs. 14,499 (new price). Itâs is still one of the cheapest smartphone available around the world.
Currently, the shipment is delayed due to âproceduralâ error. The flagship product also sees a price rise due to increase in custom duty in this budget. Sadly, but new users is expected to spend Rs. 1000 extra to get this product in their hand. This is definitely a huge blow but still one of the cheapest options for power users in India.The new users will be pleased to know that the device has already been rooted. Moreover, there are already plenty of games and apps available in Google Play store for them.