Micromax Canvas Tab P702 has been officially launched in India. It is the first 4G LTE enabled tablet from the company coupled with voice calling capabilities. Lets check out the specifications of the device.
Micromax Canvas Tab P702 Specifications
The Micromax Canvas Tab P702 features a 7-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display that is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8735 processor. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 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 Tab P702 comes with a 5 megapixel rear primary camera with LED flash. On the front, there is a 2 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports Dual SIM along with voice calling, comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio.
The Canvas Tab P702 includes 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, USB OTG and GPS as connectivity options. The tablet packs in a 3,000 mAh battery under the hood.
The Micromax Canvas Tab P702 4G LTE tablet is available in Bold Black and Classy White color variants and has been priced at Rs 7,999 in India. It is being exclusively sold via Snapdeal and it comes with earphones, OTG cable and 7 Kindle ebooks worth Rs 1500 for free.
Speaking on the launch, Shubhajit Sen, CMO, Micromax Informatics, said:
“With improving wireless connectivity, larger display sizes are getting customer adulation. We firmly believe that with the advent of high-speed wireless streaming, courtesy 4G, the tablet market in India is poised to take off. With the evolution of tablet form factor for immersive experience that offer crisper audio-video experience, the average session time of a consumer on tablet has also increased and is approximately 5X to that of phablets and this has propelled growth of the category. Micromax’s industry leadership in the tablet category is a vindication from the consumer which is urging us to launch more evolved tablet portfolio and at pocket friendly price strategy. We are glad to announce that Micromax has grown 100% year on year in the category and is firmly placed at the numero uno position.
With the launch of Canvas Tab P702, our first 4G enabled tablet, we are bringing in a large screen 4G connected device which delivers superior features promising seamless multi-tasking and non-stop entertainment on-the go. P702 is being launched with a vision to improve the lower penetration of the tablet form factor in India. As a leader in the category, we are committed to steer the category growth by introducing innovative products addressing the needs of the digital consumers.”
Commenting on the processor proficiency, Dr. Finbarr Moynihan, General Manager – Corporate Sales International, MediaTek Inc., said:
“MediaTek shares with Micromax its 4G vision for India, wanting to enable a wider range of 4G LTE devices for the market. As worldwide no 1 in Android tablets, MediaTek sees a higher traction for multiple 4G devices in the coming years, and we are ready to cater to this growing demand by offering a whole portfolio of best-in-class 4G LTE solutions for our customers, across segments. Here, we have collaborated for the Canvas Tab P702 to bring to the consumers our combined 4G product legacy from smart phones to tablets. The MT8735 is built to offer enhanced entertainment value with seamless gaming and video experiences, and we expect it to become popular with the on-the-move masses in India.”
Tony Navin, Senior Vice President – Partnerships and Strategic Initiatives, Snapdeal, said:
“Devices from Micromax are hugely popular with our customers due to their great features and we are excited to now launch their first 4G calling tablet, the Micromax Canvas Tab P702, exclusively on Snapdeal. We are confident that the power packed features of the tablet combined with the frictionless shopping experience on Snapdeal will make the Micromax Canvas Tab P702 a favourite among our customers across the country.”