Micromax A110 Review (Superfone Canvas 2)

Remember Micromax A100 which wiped out from Market in few months after its launch? Micromax A110is a successor to Micromax A100 and with the specifications it has, we can simply predict how popular it is gonna get in near next few weeks. Packed with 1GHz ARMv7 dual core processor, this best phone under 10000 is capable of running most of the popular titles like Asphalt 7 and Temple run.

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Key features of Micromax A110 Review (Superfone Canvas 2)

  • 8 MP Primary Camera
  •  Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
  •  Wi-Fi Enabled
  •  5-inch LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
  •  Android v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS
  •  0.3 MP Secondary Camera
  •  1 GHz Dual Core Processor
  •  Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB

Inside the box

  • Micromax A110
  • Headset
  • 2000mAh Battery
  • Charger
  • USB Cable
  • Warranty card

Hardware and Design

Micromax A110 Superfone canvas 2 truly rocks with 1GHz dual core processor and 512MB RAM out of which 350+ MB is free. The best android phone is packed with 5inch LCD display which has 480×854 pixels resolutions and approximately 196ppi. The 16.8M colors keeps the device bright in sunlight. The phone is powered by PowerVR SGX 531 GPU and has 3 sensors which are accelerometer, orientation and proximity sensor. The total inbuilt storage memory available is about 3+ GB. If you need more, you can always plug-in 32GB microSD card and enjoy it to the fullest.

On the front side of the device above 5 inch display, we have the speaker for calls, front facing camera and few sensors. The bottom section of the device is filled with 3 typical capacitive buttons i.e., recent apps, home and search. On the left side of the device, you’ll notice volume rocker buttons whereas on the right you’ll find lock/unlock/power button. On the very bottom of the device, you’ve tiny microphone while on top of the device lies 3.5mm audio jack, micro USB port and secondary microphone for noise cancellation.

Software

As always, Micromax A110 is loaded with stock Android 4.0.4 ice cream sandwich. There are very few customization to the stock Android and one of them is noticeable in status bar. The lock/unlock screen remains the same with unlock option on the right and camera shortcut on the left. Micromax A110 superfone canvas 2 is also packed with few useful applications such as Facebook, Yahoo news and Mi apps like Mi Buddy, Mi Store and Mi Zone.  The phone is capable of playing 3GP, MP4, H.264, H.263 video formats and WAV and MP3 as a music formats.

Camera

Initially, we were very curious about the 8MP auto-focus camera being loaded in 10k price segment smartphone. The camera is very decent and performs its task excellently. At few points, the picture quality looks bit odd or degraded than what 8MP should be producing but the overall experience was satisfying. The primary camera is accompanied by 0.3MP front facing camera which could be helpful for video calling using third-party apps like viber and Skype. In addition to the standard features, Micromax A110 is also loaded with Geo tagging, face detection and touch focus.

Battery

Battery has been main concern for best android phone and the manufactures looks bit satisfied with the large mAh battery. The 2000mAh lithium Ion battery is capable of giving 5 hours of talktime while on 2G and 180 hours of standby time. The battery backup on 2G looks bit low and that’s main concern. However, you’ll have to manage and toggle your 2G data connection and reduce browsing time to keep the battery alive throughout the day.

Pros

  • 1GHz Dual Core processor
  • 5inch display

Cons

  • Battery

Conclusion

As I said earlier, the battery is point of concern but you’ll be able to survive full day with moderate use of data and calling. Apart from this, the phone is brilliant. Thumbs up from our side.

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