Micromax A116 Canvas HD to be available from February 14th

The Micromax A116 Canvas HD was unveiled back in January with much fanfare and the Indian company had announced that the device would be available in the first week of February. But the time frame has already passed and there was no news as to when the smartphone will be available.


And if you have been waiting for the phablet, we have some good news for you! Micromax has taken on to its Facebook page and announced that the much awaited phablet with a 5-inch HD display and a quad-core processor will be available from February 14th, 2013.

The Micromax A116 Canvas HD is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6589 processor which is coupled with a 1 GB RAM while the memory storage can be expanded to up to 32 GB using a microSD card. There is an 8 MP camera on the rear with LED Flash while a VGA front facing camera has been included.

Connectivity options include the usual Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 3G, 3.5mm headphone jack and all of this will be powered by a 2100 mAh battery. Micromax plans to sell the smartphone under Rs.15,000.

Specifications of the Micromax A116 Canvas HD:

  • 5-inch HD IPS Capacitive display
  • Display resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels
  • 1.2 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6589 processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • Memory expandable to 32 GB
  • 8MP rear facing camera with LED Flash
  • VGA front-facing camera
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth
  • 2100 mAh battery

Thanks for the tip @nimmahuduga