Micromax A116 Canvas HD became an instant rage as soon as it entered the market sphere owing to its outlook. The demand surpassed 9000 units in just 24 hours which is equivalent to almost 25 units sold per minute. The phone was made available on the official website of Micromax and also came on Snapdeal. Micromax decided to place the Smartphone for pre-booking on its official website and the response they got was immensely overwhelming.
The sale of Micromax A116 Canvas HD commenced on 14h February at the stroke of midnight. Astonishingly, as soon as the stock of phones came on Snapdeal.com, the whole lot got sold out within a time span of hardly 15 minutes. Once the first stock finished, the next stock was brought in at 9 in the morning. Amazingly, even this lot went away within a time window of 15 minutes. Thus, it was time to bring the final lot of Micromax A116 Canvas HD. Henceforth; a total of 1200 Micromax A116 Canvas Smartphones arrived and took 45 minute to sell out. Micromax considers A116 Canvas HD as its trump card in India as the company still has to make a strong presence felt.
Features & Specifications
Micromax A116 Canvas HD comes equipped with 5-inch IPS HD screen and a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It additionally has a colour depth count of 16.7 million. Micromax A116 Canvas HD boasts of MediaTek’s MT6589 Quad-core processor which functions at a speed of 1.2GHz. The operating system is Android 4.1 Jellybean. Additionally, Micromax has provided a 2000mAh battery which lasts longer than most of the Smartphones.
There are two cameras which have been fitted to Micromax A116 Canvas HD. The front camera is VGA whereas the rear one is an 8MP camera which comes with 4x zoom. A116 has an internal storage capacity of 4GB and comes with a RAM of 1GB. The internal storage memory is not permanent as it can be expanded to 32GB. All you need is a microSD card for the same. A116 Canvas HD can accommodate two GSM sim cards at a time.
Sky-rocketing sales figures
In a recent interview, Shubhodip Pal who happens to be the CMO of Micromax highlighted the fact that the company was flabbergasted by the response that their latest product attained and also added that the demands have been increasing day by day. Although there were high expectations from Canvas HD following the success of Canvas 2, yet Micromax never expected the turnout to be on such a massive scale. Additionally, statistics show that almost 60% of the online booking has come from metropolitan cities. The online sales partners of Micromax revealed that the digital queue for this product us bigger than any other products of Micromax.
Micromax A116 Canvas HD will be available in the retail outlets all over the country within a few weeks and the company expect a higher figure of sales. This product has brought Micromax into proper mainstream.