Micromax Canvas Knight 2 with 5 inch HD display and octa core processor launched for Rs. 16299

With the success of the Canvas Knight, the company has now launched the successor – the Micromax Canvas Knight 2.


Micromax has announced the launch of the Micromax Canvas Knight 2, which is the company’s latest smartphone in the Canvas series and the successor to the Canvas Knight that was launched last year. The device has a 5 inch IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa core Snapdragon 615 processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Micromax Canvas Knight 2 has a 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with Sony IMX214 sensor, LARGAN 5P lens and LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Lollipop version with a 2260 mAh battery. The handset is priced at Rs. 16299 and will come bundled with a free Airtel 4G SIM and Airtel 4G Double Data offer.

Speaking about the Micromax Canvas Knight 2, Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics, said, “With the launch of our new device Canvas Knight 2, the first in the 4G range, we are looking at driving the next wave of internet evolution in the country. Over the next few months, we are all set to launch a series of 4G LTE enabled devices across a range of price points each addressing unique needs of the Indian consumer. Our popular series of Canvas Fire, Unite, Nitro will gradually move to 4G offerings. With a comprehensive portfolio of quality 4G LTE enabled devices, we are confident of propelling the next wave of mobile internet ecosystem in the country.”

Micromax Canvas Knight 2 specs:

  • 5.0 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor
  • Adreno 405 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.0 Lollipop
  • 2260 mAh battery