If Samsung is followed worldwide, Micromax is to masses in India. Micromax has achieved all time best records by launching Micromax Canvas HD bringing a revolution in smartphone industry. Its the first company to come with low cost quad core phones priced at Rs 14,000 or less. While Samsung Galaxy S phone launches have become tradition, Galaxy S4 will set another benchmark.Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Micromax Canvas HD

Here in this article we go through comparison of Galaxy S4 the Samsung current flagship model vs the A116 Canvas HD, flagship phone of Micromax brand. We go through detailed display, processor, storage comparison –

Display Comparison

Almost near, both Samsung Galaxy S4 and Micromax Canvas HD A116 sports 4.99 inches Super AMOLED & 5 inches IPS LCD touchscreen display respectively. Galaxy S4 provides 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution while Canvas HD is with 720 x 1280 pixels. Pixel density of Galaxy S4 is better with 441 PPI while Canvas HD outcomes with 294 PPI.

Processor Comparison

Samsung Galaxy S4 is powered with Cortex A15 quad core processor clocked at 1.8 Ghz and includes 2 GB RAM. While Canvas HD also packs quad core processor but with MediaTek chipset, Cortex A7 processor clocked at 1.2 Ghz, 1 Gb RAM. PowerVR SGX 544MP GPU unit powers graphical acceleration in both devices.

Storage Comparison

While Micromax belives in low internal storage capacity of 4 GB + micro SD card slot, Galaxy S4 comes in three options of 16, 32, 64 GB storage along with 64 GB micro Sd card support included in all three variants.

OS Comparison

Both the phones mentioned here includes the Android Jelly Bean operating system, hence no major difference in operating system and stock features.

Camera Comparison

Samsung has powered Galaxy S4 with 13 mega pixel camera on the rear side with LED flash and plenty of features added to that, Micromax Canvas HD includes 8 mega pixel camera providing 720p HD video recording and interestingly we see dual LED flash on the device. Both devices have 2 mega pixel front facing camera as well.

Here is the comparison tablet between Galaxy S4 and Micromax Canvas HD phone –


Samsung Galaxy S4

Micromax Canvas HD

Display Screen 4.99″ Super AMOLED display 5″ IPS LCD touchscreen display
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels 720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel Density 441 PPI 294 PPI
Processor 1.8 Ghz Quad Core Cortex A15 1.2 Ghz Cortex A7 Quad Core
GPU PowerVR SGX 544MP PowerVR SGX544MP
Dual SIM No Yes
Operating System Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Camera 13 mega pixel rear side, LED flash 8 mega pixel rear side, Dual LED Flash
Front Camera 2.1 MP front facing cam 2 MP front facing cam
Battery 2600 mAh Li-ion 2000 mAh Li-ion
Internal Memory 16 / 32 / 64 GB 4 Gb
Micro SD card Support Yes,  Up to 64 Gb Yes,  Up to 32 Gb
  • 50 GB Dropbox space
  • S-Voice
  • Smart Stay Eye Tracking
  • USB on the Go
  • WiFi Direct, DLNA
  • Bluetooth v4.0
  • 5 hours of talk time
  • Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP
  • micro USB 2.0
  • 156 grams weight
  • WiFi tether, 3G HSDPA
Price N/A Rs 14,000