Like its competitor Karbonn, Micromax is an Indian manufacturer that continues to announce new Android smartphones these days. Here it launches a new model named A116i which is phablet sized.
Available at a cost of Rs. 14,299 from some online vendors, the Micromax A116i is a 5-inch model smartphone that uses a MT6589 MediaTek quad-core processor clocked at 1.2 GHz and supported by a RAM of 1 GB.
It comes with Android 4.2 aka Jelly Bean and offers a 5-inch display of 1280 x 720 pixels (Corning Gorilla Glass unprotected) with a PowerVR SGX 544 solution commands, and allows two numbers at the same time through two SIM card that allows 2G or 3G calls and leaves the choice between surfing on 3G or Wi-Fi. It also offers GPS navigation, FM reception, photo capture quality with an 8 megapixel camera and for video conferencing it has a 2.0 Megapixel camera at front.
It also has a flash with a capacity of 4 GB memory along with a slot for microSD card format. For powering the device, the choice fell on a modest Lithium-Ion 2000 mAh battery.