After quad core, phablet phone and cheapest dual core phone, Micromax the #1 India brand when it comes to smartphones has added another dimensions, this time by launching music dedicated phone. Officially named as Canvas A88 Music, it's launched by Micromax without any prior rumors.Micromax Canvas A88 Music

Here is what you get opting for Canvas A88 music dedicated phone -

Display & Processor

Unlike Micromax Canvas A116, this one is with standard 4.5 inches capacitive touchscreen display providing 854 x 480 pixels resolution. Powered with Dual core MediaTek MT6577 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz it provides faster response time without any lag thanks to 512 MB RAM.

Storage & Connectivity

Internal storage is limited to just 4 GB, out of which only 3.7 GB is user available, but thanks to micro SD card slot so can supply a micro SD card slot supporting up to 32 GB storage. From the connectivity point of view, it includes 3G,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5 mm headphone jack along with dedicated volume up/volume down keys and power button.

Camera & Software

Without any doubt, its Google Android spotted on most of the Micromax phones and A88 Canvas Music is in that lineup as well. It’s with 4.1.2 Jelly Bean version and includes all features found on any Android Jelly Bean phone along with Google Play Store access.

While it we talk about camera on this phone, the rear side camera is with 5 mega pixel sensor with dual LED flash and auto focus. Micromax A88 also includes front facing 0.3 mega pixel camera as well.

Battery Life

Micromax has supplied A88 Canvas Music with 1800 mAh Li-ion battery providing up to 5 hours of talk time or up to 220 hours of standby time.

Micromax A88 Canvas Music Specs & Features

Micromax A88 Canvas Music is with following features -

  • 4.5-inch capacitive touch screen display
  • 854 x 480 pixels resolution
  • Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS
  • 1.2 GHz dual-core MediaTek MT6577 processor
  • Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) with dual standby
  • 5 MP Auto Focus Camera with dual LED Flash
  • 0.3 MP front-facing camera
  • 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 4 GB internal memory
  • Expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • 3G,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS
  • 1800 mAh Li-ion battery

Pricing & Availability

Micromax Canvas A88 will be available in Pearl White and Midnight Black color variant to be priced at Rs 8500 in India. Expected to go on for sale at Flipkart very soon but Snapdeal gets the first privilege. Along with this phone purchase you will get free JBL Tempo headset.