Micromax announced two new Selfie-focused smartphones in India today – the Micromax Canvas Selfie 3 Q348 and Canvas Selfie 2 Q340. We will look at the specifications and features of Selfie 3 in this story.
Micromax Canvas Selfie 3 Q348 Specifications
The Micromax Canvas Selfie 3 Q348 features a 4.8-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) AMOLED display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core processor. It has 1 GB of RAM and comes with 8 GB of internal memory which can also be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS out of the box.
The Canvas Selfie 3 comes with a 8 megapixel rear primary camera with LED flash and Blue Glass 5P Largan lens. On the front, there is another 8 megapixel front-facing camera with Sony IMX179 sensor, LED flash and 78-degree wide-angle lens for superior selfies and video calling. It supports Dual SIM and also has a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM radio.
On the connectivity front, the Canvas Selfie 3 includes 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP and GPS. The smartphone packs in a 2,300 mAh battery under the hood.
The Micromax Canvas Selfie 3 Q348 is available in Blue, Green, Purple, Sky Blue and Yellow colour variants and will go on sale by the last week of August, before Raksha Bandhan in India. The pricing has not been announced but will be disruptive, according to Micromax. The company launched Canvas Selfie Lens back in June.
Commenting on this occasion, Mr. Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics said,
“With over 93 million selfies being captured every day, people today take and retake pictures of themselves until it mirrors perfection and what they want the world to see them as. Keeping this in mind, we have created our Canvas Selfie range which has received tremendous response from our young consumers with Canvas Selfie. Taking the selfie craze to the next level, we are proud to announce the two new smartphones which are ideal for the users delivering fantastic images and equipping them with great beauty editing tools to look their best always.”