Micromax makes a comeback with the launch of IN Note 1 and IN 1B
Comes with Stock Android
After a bunch of teasers, leaks, and whatnot, Micromax has made a comeback in the smartphone space in the country with the launch of a new series called IN. The series includes two smartphones, the Micromax IN Note 1 and Micromax IN 1B. What do these phones have to offer? Let’s dive to find out.
Micromax IN Note 1
Starting off with the Micromax IN Note 1, which is on the higher-end of the two offerings, you get a MediaTek Helio G85 chipset under the hood. The G85 is an octa-core processor with up to 2.0GHz of clock speed, and it features the Mali-G52 GPU for graphics processing. The device comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of onboard storage. It includes a 5000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging and reverse wireless charging. On the software front, the device runs on stock Android (10).
Talking about cameras, the Micromax IN Note 1 sports a quad-camera setup on the rear, which includes a 48MP primary sensor, accompanied by a 5MP ultra-wide, a 2MP macro, and a 2MP depth sensor. Towards the front, there is a 16MP camera.
The Micromax IN Note 1 comes in two colorways: Green and White. It features a 6.67-inch IPS display with FHD+ resolution. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for authentication. As for other specifications, the phone comes with dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and Bluetooth 5. And, it includes a 3.5mm audio jack.
Micromax IN 1B
The Micromax IN 1B, on the other hand, runs on MediaTek Helio G35, which is also an octa-core processor with up to 2.3GHz of clock speed and the IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU to handle graphics. Assisting the processor is 2GB/3GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB of internal storage. Similar to the IN Note 1, the IN 1B also has a 5000mAh battery, but with 10W charging. And, it runs on stock Android (10) out of the box.
On the camera front, the phone features a dual-camera setup, with a 13MP primary and a 2MP secondary lens. On the front, it has an 8MP shooter.
The Micromax IN 1B comes with a slightly smaller 6.52-inch IPS display and offers an HD+ resolution. It includes a fingerprint scanner on the rear for authentication. Talking about other specifications, the device offers support for dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, and Bluetooth 5. And, it also has a 3.5mm audio jack. The IN 1B comes in three colors: Blue, Green, and Purple.
Micromax IN Note 1 and IN 1B: Pricing and Availability
The Micromax IN Note 1 comes in two configurations: 4GB + 64GB and 4GB + 128GB, priced at Rs 10,999 and Rs 12,499. It will be available on Flipkart starting November 24. On the other hand, the IN 1B also offers two variants: 2GB + 32GB and 4GB + 64GB, which come in at Rs 6,999 and Rs 7,999 respectively. And, it will be available starting November 26 on Flipkart.