Micromax has launched two new devices in the feature phone section. These two devices come with plastic pouch packaging instead of usual cardboard box pack. The new phones namely Joy X1800 and Joy X1850 are the first devices with such kind of packaging.
Both the devices feature a 1.77-inch (128 x 160 pixels) QQVGA colored screen, dual SIM support, a rear camera, Bluetooth 3.0, expandable memory up to 4GB, FM Radio, Flashlight and more. Coming to the device specification, the Joy X1800 has a durable body, dust-proof keypad and packs a 750mAh battery that promises standby time of up to 235 hours and 3 hours of talk time. On the other hand the other device, the Joy X1850 packs a 1800 mAh battery that promises 25 days standby and 7.5h talk time.
Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics Limited, said commenting on the launch
We introduce products which offer great value to the consumers. With the launch of Joy series, we have taken a lead yet again by offering a unique combination of innovative packaging and great value through our offerings.
These feature phone packs good battery to last enough long and at the same time comes with a very cheap price tag of Rs. 699 for the Joy X1800 and Rs. 749 for the Joy X1850. Micromax confirmed that these devices would go on sale in Indian market within coming few weeks.