As expected, Micromax enters a new product category with the introduction of Micromax Canvas Laptab. It is a hybrid device which works both as a laptop and a tablet.
The Micromax Canvas Laptab is priced at Rs 14,999 in India and will be available exclusively on Amazon India from May 6, 2015. Lets have a look at the specifications of the new device from Micromax Informatics.
Micromax Canvas Laptab Specifications
The Micromax Canvas Laptab features a 10.1-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) multi-touch IPS display which is powered by a 1.33 GHz (up to 1.86 GHz) quad-core Intel Atom Z3735F processor. It comes with 2GB of RAM and has 32GB of internal memory. It has built-in-keyboard as well.
On the camera front, the Micromax Canvas Laptab comes with a 2 megapixel fixed-focus camera both on the back as well as front-facing. The Canvas Laptab runs on Windows 8.1 OS and will be upgradable to Windows 10 for free, when it comes out. It weighs 1.1kg and comes with one-year free subscription of Office 365.
The Micromax Canvas Laptab comes with 3G (via SIM slot), WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and USB as connectivity options. The hybrid device comes with 7,700 mAh battery under the hood.
On this occasion, Vineet Taneja, CEO of Micromax Informatics Limited said,
“At Micromax, we have always believed in bringing the best in class and innovative devices to the consumers and have always aimed to bridge the gap between actual consumer device requirement and available device offering and hence, the Laptab promises to bridge the same at a very consumer friendly price point. Today’s launch marks our entry into the PC segment, where we intend to drive category growth and not only garner an available market share. We believe that our vision complements the initiatives for Digital India, and we will be launching a range of exciting products over the next few months in the category.”
Samir Kumar, Director Category Management, Amazon India added,
“We are very excited to be the partner of choice for Micromax and offer customers on Amazon.in an exclusive access to the new Canvas Laptab. We see this as a great opportunity to offer customers across India the ease, convenience & joy of shopping for such a great product.”