Following the strategy of Samsung Mobiles, of bringing Mini handset versions of popular smartphones; Micromax has launched the mini version of Canvas Turbo, the most talked about and awaited smartphone from Micromax in 2013. The phone called Canvas Turbo mini A200 sports a 4.7 inch IPS HD display with 1280×720 pixels resolution in comparison to the 5-inch full HD display on the Canvas Turbo.
Canvas Turbo Mini has a unibody design just like the Canvas Turbo; however the mini uses a plastic body with a metallic finish as compared to the Canvas Turbo which is completely metallic. The micro SIM slot is on the left side and the second SIM slot and microSD slot is under a removable back panel.
The phone runs on the Android v4.2 Jelly Bean OS powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor (MediaTek MT6582 processor) paired with 1GB RAM and 4GB inbuilt storage (expandable up to 32GB). With a 1,800mAh battery, the battery life is expected to provide back up for 6.5 hours of talk time and 180 hours under standby mode.
Micromax Canvas Turbo Mini A200 is a dual sim phone which you can use to get connected to the internet through various connectivity options such as Wi-Fi and HSPA that has a frequency band of 850MHz/900MHz/1800MHz/1900MHz+2100MHz. You can easily share your data by synchronising the phone with the PC through USB and Bluetooth.
The smartphone offers an 8MP rear camera and takes photographs in daylight and even low light that are great for sharing on social networks.Want to flaunt your new hair-style or want to make a video call with your loved one then the phone has a powerful 5 MP front camera to flaunt it.The company has added Cinemagraph feature to its camera to let you create Gifs and Photobombers can be edited using eraser feature.
Micromax Canvas Turbo Mini A200 is specially designed for the music lovers as it has comprises of an Audio Player that supports MP3, Midi, AAC, Amr, Wav formats. The phone has a FM Radio and also a HD Video Player and HD recording that enables you to record your precious moments.
The phone comes with Preloaded Apps like the Opera Mini, Hike Messenger, Spuul and Kingsoft Office!
Hike – Take control of your web browsing with Opera and stay connected to your world with Hike! Kingsoft Office suite – Manage all your tasks on the go!
Spuul – Enjoy streaming your favourite Bollywood movies and keep the entertainment going
M! Live – For Fun-On-the-Go, Click the M! icon on your Micromax Canvas Turbo Mini and access Premium Games, Videos, Music and Wallpapers! Stream Latest songs, Play Online Games and Rule the Leader-boards
If you wanted to buy Micromax Canvas Turbo, but not willing to pay the higher price, then you can consider Canvas Turbo Mini A200 as the phone is merely a scaled down version of the canvas Turbo. A 4.69-inch 720×1280 display smartphone powered by 1.3GHz processor alongside 1GB RAM and 8-megapixel rear camera seems to be a good buy for ₹12,690.