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Micromax Launches new Smartphone ‘Canvas 2 Plus’ At Rs 8,999 In India

"Canvas 2" was the first smartphone

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Micromax Launches new 'Canvas 2 Plus' At Rs 8,999 In India
Micromax unveils its first 'Notch' series smartphones, flickr

Domestic handset-maker Micromax on Friday unveiled its new “Canvas 2 Plus” smartphone at Rs 8,999.

The smartphone comes with a 18:9 screen ratio, 8MP selfie camera, 13MP rear camera, 3GB double data rate type three (DDR3) RAM, 32GB memory, face-unlock feature, fingerprint sensor and a 22-regional language support.

Micromax aims to give consumers a device with incredible user experience, great specs and other desirable features, the company said in a statement.

“To address the consumer needs, we are coming up with ‘Canvas 2 Plus’ with compelling features like infinity screen, face unlock feature, compelling battery and more,” said Vikas Jain, Co-Founder, Micromax Informatics.

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The phone runs on Android Nougat 7.0 and is powered by a 4000mAh battery and 1.3GHz Quad Core Processor.

“Canvas 2” was the first smartphone that Microsoft launched in its Canvas range back in 2012.

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The mid-range smartphone would be available for purchase across all retail outlets, the company said. (IANS)

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Huawei Smartphone Mate X To Be cheaper Than Mate Xs

The device is expected to be powered by the upcoming Kirin 1,000 processor and will most likely be unveiled at IFA 2020

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The Huawei device is expected to be powered by the upcoming Kirin 1,000 processor and will most likely be unveiled at IFA 2020. IANS

Huawei is expected to unveil the successor to its foldable smartphone Mate X — the Mate Xs — at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2020 and now a new report has claimed that the device will be cheaper than the Mate X.

The Mate Xs is said to come with an improved hinge design and a stronger display. The mobile phone manufacturer has made many adjustments in the design of the Xs compared to its predecessor, news portal GSMArena reported on Thursday.

The Mate X, which is only for sale in China, sells for 16,999 yuan or about $2,400, which makes it more expensive than Samsung’s Galaxy Fold

It is also reported that the Mate XS will be smaller than the Mate X in its overall footprint, but the display size is said to remain the same.

The Mate Xs will come with a number of other improvements, according to Huawei Consumer Group CEO Richard Yu.

According to Yu, the Mate Xs will have an improved hinge mechanism along with a more resistant screen.

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Huawei is expected to unveil the successor to its foldable smartphone Mate X — the Mate Xs — at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2020 and now a new report has claimed that the device will be cheaper than the Mate X. Wikimedia commons

Similar to the original Mate X, the Mate Xs will launch without access to Google services and apps with a Kirin 990 5G processor.

The device is expected to be powered by the upcoming Kirin 1,000 processor and will most likely be unveiled at IFA 2020.

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It will adopt a design similar to that of the Samsung Galaxy Fold, means it will not fold outwards but inwards. (IANS)