Micromax, after launching the Canvas Selfie, has now unveiled the Canvas Selfie Lens smartphone, priced at Rs. 8,299. It comes with a clip-on wide-angle lens.
The new smartphone from Micromax will come with bundled data offer from Vodafone offering up to 500MB 3G data free for first two months. The company has announced that the Micromax Canvas Selfie Lens smartphone will be available via online and offline stores in White and Champagne as well as Moondust Grey colour variants.
The company stresses that Canvas Selfie Lens smartphone’s bundled 0.4x clip-on wide-angle lens allows users to click better selfies. This is the second selfie-focused smartphone from Micromax this year after Canvas Selfie (Review | Pictures) in February.
The firm claims the highlight of the Micromax Canvas Selfie Lens are its presets and filters settings for taking photos, including a face beauty mode. It sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with Sony sensors and LED flash while also featuring a 5-megapixel front camera.
The Canvas Selfie Lens is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core (unspecified chipset) processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. The smartphone runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box and supports dual-SIM (GSM+GSM).
It features a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Micromax Canvas Selfie Lens packs 86GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB).
It includes a 2800mAh battery which can deliver up to 9 hours of talk time and 374 hours of standby time. Connectivity options on the Canvas Selfie Lens include Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB, GPRS/ EDGE, and 3G.
Micromax last week launched its new Canvas-series smartphone, the Canvas Sliver 5. The smartphone was priced at Rs. 17,999 and would be available starting the first week of July.