Can Be Premium? Micromax’s Canvas Sliver Gambit!

Can Be Premium? Micromax’s Canvas Sliver Gambit!

There was an audible gasp of surprise in the room when Micromax CEO Vineet Taneja revealed the price of the latest device from the company. “This is a trick. He is going to make the numbers roll down to a lower figure,” one of the bloggers in the crowd whispered. Well, he did not. If you had told us a […]

     
 
 

Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 with Snapdragon 410, 2GB RAM and 5.1mm Thickness Launched at Rs.17,999

Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 with Snapdragon 410, 2GB RAM and 5.1mm Thickness Launched at Rs.17,999

Much like we had expected, Micromax launched its next flagship smartphone, the Canvas Sliver 5. Claiming to be the world’s slimmest smartphone, the Canvas Sliver 5 houses mediocre specs in superiorly thin chassis, for a best buy price of Rs.17,999 (~$280). The Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 isn’t technically the slimmest smartphone, as we have seen phones smiler than 5mm in […]

 
     
 
 

Micromax Canvas Knight 2 Goes Official in India with Dual SIM 4G, Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 SoC for Rs. 16,299

Micromax Canvas Knight 2 Goes Official in India with Dual SIM 4G, Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 SoC for Rs. 16,299

Domestic company Micromax has unveiled today its newest handset, dubbed the Canvas Knight 2. This is the successor tot he Canvas Knight which was released a year ago and has been reviewed by my colleague Nimish. The new device comes with a couple of noticeable upgrades, the most obvious one probably being the addition of the 4G LTE radio chip, which is […]

     
 
 

YU Yuphoria Announced with Snapdragon 410, 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM at Rs. 6,999

YU Yuphoria Announced with Snapdragon 410, 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM at Rs. 6,999

At an event in New Delhi, Micromax has unveiled the much-awaited Yu Yuphoria successor to Yureka. The Yu team wanted to create a metal design at an affordable cost, and they insisted a lot on the manufacturing technology in the beginning of the event. The smartphone features an all-metal design and it’s entirely made in India, both the design and the production. […]

     
 
 

Micromax Enters the Laptop-tablet Hybrid Market with the Micromax Canvas Laptab, Priced at Rs. 14,999

Micromax Enters the Laptop-tablet Hybrid Market with the Micromax Canvas Laptab, Priced at Rs. 14,999    

The phone market is getting pretty crowded in India, and domestic company Micromax is well aware of that. That’s why the company is entering a new category with its new Micromax Canvas Laptab. And, since the name is pretty straightforward, you probably realized this device is a laptop-tablet hybrid. The Micromax Canvas Laptab is a 2-in-1 device which will be available starting May 6 […]

     
 
 

Micromax Launches 3G Canvas Spark Smartphone at Rs 4,999, Available Exclusively on Snapdeal

Micromax Launches 3G Canvas Spark Smartphone at Rs 4,999, Available Exclusively on Snapdeal

Indian company Micromax has released a brand new smartphone for the quickly evolving low-end segment of the mobile market. Going by the full name of Canvas Spark Q-380, the new device is available exclusively on Snapdeal for a price of just Rs 4,999 (around $80). Interested buyers can register on the commercing website starting 12:00 pm on 22 April, to book their smartphone.   Naturally, […]

     
 
 

Micromax, YU and I: Meeting Rahul Sharma!

Micromax, YU and I: Meeting Rahul Sharma!

There are some people who charge into an office, as if wading into battle. Rahul Sharma is not one of them. The founder of Micromax and YU tends to ooze in quietly, a bit like PG Wodehouse’s iconic gentleman’s gentleman, Jeeves. I had been waiting in the reception of Micromax’s head office in Gurgaon (near the Indian capital of Delhi) […]