Micromax Unite 2 A106 First Ever Android Kitkat Phone at 7K – Review

Not too long Motorola Mobility unveiled Moto E phone, and quickly within a week time, Micromax becomes the first manufacturer to come up with Moto E Alternative. If you are looking for one such best Moto E replacement, then go through our list of best Moto E Alternatives phones.Micromax Unite 2 A106


Both Micromax Unite 2 and Moto E will spoil the easy run enjoyed by Samsung and other low cost vendors in the middle to low cost range. So let’s check out what Unite 2 has too offer consumers at Rs 6,999 in India.

Display & Processor

In terms of display size, it speaks the language of Google Nexus 4 phone as it’s equipped with 4.7 inch display made up of IPS panel providing 480 x 800 pixels resolution. IPS panel in comparison with other touchscreen panels found earlier Micromax phones, achieves good viewing angle and superior color and brightness.Micromax Unite 2 A106

1.3 Ghz Quad Core processor by unknown chipset with 1 GB RAM handles the processing speed. So that’s enough to run Angry Birds Go, Fifa 2014 and other high-end games.

Software & Features

Unite 2 happens to be the first Micromax phone to run on Android 4.4.2 Kitkat out of box and the company guarantee’s of FOTA update.

Coming to the features, it packs support of 20 Multilingual languages so that you can communicate in your local language with your device as well. Also like all other Micromax phones, it comes with Hike, M!Game, M! Live, Reverie Phonebook, Reverie Smartpad, Opera Mini browser, Getit, Mad and other pre-installed apps.

Micromax Unite 2 A106 Camera, Storage & Battery

Although we are not in hurry, we have put together camera, internal storage and battery in one paragraph. Unite 2 is backed up with 5 mega pixel primary camera with LED flash preferably it will give you ok quality of photos. The 2 mega pixel front facing camera should be sufficient for you to take selfie without turning up to rear camera.

In terms of storage, there is 4 GB Internal memory but only 3 GB is user available. We are happy to see to micro SD card slot supporting additional 32 GB of storage. 2,000 mAh Li-ion battery is just good enough to run your phone for one day of normal usage.

Micromax Unite 2 A106

4.7-inch 800x480p IPS display
1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6582 processor
Software: Android 4.4 Kitkat OS
Dual SIM: Yes
5 MP rear camera with LED Flash
2 MP front facing camera
Adreno 305 GPU
Storage: 4 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot
3G (HSDPA: up to 21Mbps)
2000 mAh Li-ion battery
Bluetooth, WiFi tether, WiFi
GPS, FM Radio


  • Lowest priced
  • Android Kitkat OS
  • Quad Core Processor


  • Battery life is just average

Micromax Unite 2 A106 will be available in Red, Grey, Green and White colors priced at Rs 6,999. It will go on for sale in retail stores, online eCommerce sites from May 22nd.


It’s quite surprising that current flagship phone by Micromax isn’t with Android latest version and their budget phone gets it out of box. Micromax Unite 2 is certainly a value for money phone and this device has renewed its portfolio in the mid-range segment. No doubt that other domestic vendors will follow the suit but it will be interesting to see how Karbonn, Maxx, Intex, Lava Mobiles reply to Unite 2 and Moto E phone.