Micromax introducing its new Canvas Infinity series has launched its nearly bezel-less smartphone, the Micromax Canvas Infinity at an event in New Delhi today. Just like the premium Galaxy S8 or LG’s current flagship LG G6, the new Micromax handset features a display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Priced at Rs. 9,999, the Canvas Infinity will available exclusively via Amazon starting September 1.
Specifications wise, the Micromax Canvas Infinity features a 5.7-inch HD (1440×720 resolution) IPS display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 425 processor paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage. The storage on the device can be further expanded up to 128GB using microSD card. On the software front, the Canvas Infinity smartphone runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. Interestingly, the company announced that it will soon be providing an update for the newly launched Android Oreo. In terms of design, the phone boasts a thin bezel screen, making it the first device from Micromax’s smartphone inventory to carry a nearly bezel-less display. There are thin bezels on the side with a slight cut out on top for sensors and front-facing camera. The phone utilises on-screen navigation keys enduring enough screen space to consume content. The fingerprint sensor is embedded on the rear panel. The power button and volume keys are placed on the side while a single speaker grill sits at the back. The 3.5mm headphone jack is pitched at the top.
As for the optics, the Canvas Infinity comes with a 13-megapixel rear sensor with a 1.12µm pixel, 5P Lens and f/2.0 aperture. At the front, it sports a 16-megapixel sensor with 2×2µm pixel, f/2.0 aperture and 5P Lens. The front facing camera also offers real-time bokeh selfie and smile shot.
The phone comes with a battery back-up of 2900mAh and supports 4G VoLTE. Connectivity options on the Canvas Infinity include- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB port for charging, USB OTG support, Bluetooth, GPS, and AGPS. Sensors on board include- magnetic sensor, light sensor, accelerometer, and proximity sensor. The handset will be available in only the black colour variant.