Micromax A116 Canvas HD Review Price

Micromax A116 Canvas HD features an impressive array of specifications and is the latest 5 inches dual sim phablet from Micromax Mobile. After the success of the Micromax A110 Canvas 2  and Micromax  A100 Canvas, Micromax A116 Canvas HD is the improved version and has all the high end features. The advantage we are getting here is the price at which Micromax A116 Canvas HD is offering these features. Thus it comes as a serious competition for others in the same price range. The specifications are a danger for some high end devices too. It will be released in February and competes against just launched Samsung Galaxy Grand.

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Micromax A116 Canvas HD Features And Specifications:-

We will present a detailed Micromax A116 Canvas HD review but here we give a short overview. It features Android 4.1 OS, 5” IPS display, dual sim, a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor, 8 MP rear camera, VGA front camera, 1 GB RAM and 2000 mAh battery. The available colors are black and white.

Following are the detailed features and specifications of Micromax A116 Canvas HD.

Operating system and Processor

It runs the latest Android OS, v4.1(Jelly Bean) OS with project Butter and has a smooth UI. Micromax A116 Canvas HD features a 1.2 GHz Quad Core Cortex A-7processor.

Form Factor And Design

The build of Micromax A116 Canvas HD looks good and it is sleeker than Canvas A110. We cannot say for sure unless its dimensions are out in the market. The form factor is bar.

Display Dimension and Weight

The display of Micromax A116 Canvas HD is stunning and it boasts of a 5 inch screen. It has IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with resolution of 720×1280 pixels. This is good for a smartphone of this range. It has 294ppi pixel density andmultitouch UI.The weight is not yet known.

Camera Configuration

The camera is 8 MP for rear and VGA for front. Micromax A116 Canvas HD has LED flash, geo tagging, touch focus, face detection and autofocus. It can record video too.

Internal Memory and Extendable Memory

The memory is not a problem with A116 Canvas HD. It featuresa 4 GB internal memory with 1 GB RAM. The external memory can be extended upto 32GB using micro SD slot. It supports dual sim too.


For connectivity in this model, we have Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n WLAN,Bluetoothv3.0 with A2DP, microUSB 2.0, 3G, EDGE, HSDPA, HSUPAand GPRS too. You will experience no lag while browsing.

Power Management

The battery backup is pretty good in Micromax A116 Canvas HD with  Li-Ion battery of2000mAh.It will ensure that you use the dual sims effectively without any shortage of power.

Other features

Apart from above, It has FM Radio, MP3 player, SNS integration, organizer, A-GPS, document viewer, accelerometer and proximity sensor.

Micromax A116 Canvas HD Price and Availability

The announcement of Micromax A116  has been done recently in January, 2013 and will hit the market in February,2013. The sale price is Rs.13900 or $230.


After the above Micromax A116 Canvas HD review, Micromax has sure come up with another milestone and is looking to target the customers looking for a high end device for a budget price. As the domestic phone for India, it will also look to gain maximum profitability from its Indian market. We liked its out of the box Jelly Bean OS, quad core processor, 5” screen, camera and battery. All these features of Micromax A116  look pretty good on paper and it sure has created a lot of news before its release.

I would appreciate your views on what you think of Micromax A116 . Is it capable of creating a huge fan following? Micromax Mobile is very popular in India and those who live in India, do you think Micromax A116 Canvas HD could be your next smartphone?