Micromax Canvas Tabby family tablet designed for kids launched for Rs. 6499

With youngsters becoming increasingly tech-savvy, Micromax has now launched the Micromax Canvas Tabby.


Micromax has announced the launch of the Micromax Canvas Tabby, which is touted to be a dual-mode family tab with a specially designed kids-use mode. The tablet has a 7 inch display. The device is powered by a 1.3 GHz processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Micromax Canvas Tabby Hero has a small 2 MP rear facing auto focus camera. There is also a front facing VGA camera. The device runs on the Android KitKat version with a decent 3200 mAh battery.

The Micromax Canvas Tabby Kid’s use mode is powered by EddyPaddy, developed by kids-content company Educren, and is a kid-safe zone with over a 100 originally designed, pre-loaded applications and access to over 500 carefully curated videos under 3 areas – Education, Creativity and Entertainment. The tablet is priced at Rs. 6499 and would be available exclusively on Flipkart from June 22.

Speaking about the Micromax Canvas Tabby, Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics, said, “We are already well on our way to getting to a market leadership positioning in the Tablet category with our portfolio of 7-and-8 inch tablets. We are now reinforcing our commitment to deepen tablet penetration in the country through the launch of this new offering we’re calling the Tabby, with which we also enter an exciting new consumer segment with a specialized offering.”

Micromax Canvas Tabby specs:

  • 7 inch display
  • 854 x 480 pixels resolution
  • 1.3 GHz processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • 2 MP primary camera
  • 0.3 MP front facing camera
  • Android v4.4 KitKat
  • 3200 mAh battery