Micromax has launched the second generation of its popular Canvas Knight smartphone with 4G support. The Canvas Knight 2 runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system and sports a 5-inch 720p AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The device comes with a 13MP rear camera with LED Flash and a 5MP front camera.
The Knight 2 runs on a 64-bit 1.5GHz octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor with 2GB RAM along with support for microSD cards up to 32GB. Powered by a 2,260mAh battery, the device supports 4G, 3G and 2G networks on both the slots.
5-inch 720p display
Android 5.0 Lollipop OS
64-bit 1.5GHz octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor
13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera
2,260 mAh battery
The smartphone also features expandable memory up to 32GB using a microSD card, Cirus Logic Wolfson Stereo WM8998 speakers and a 2,260mAh battery that the company claims is good enough for up to seven hours of talktime and up to 335 hours on standby mode.
Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots with the second slot housing a nano SIM card and also turns into a microSD card slot. Other options include 4G support on both SIM slots, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and on the software front, it runs on Android Lollipop. The company has also preloaded apps like Cleanmaster, Apps Center, Snapdeal, Swiftkey, Chaatz, Newshunt, Quickr and Hotstar.
Note that there are two nano SIM slots in the Knight 2 that supports 4G networks (both SIMs). Reportedly, Airtel is offering 4G SIM for free with the phone alongside double data benefit.
Micromax has armed the Canvas Knight 2 with a 2260mAh battery that claims to deliver up to 7 hours and 45 minutes of talk time and 335 hours of standby time. Powered with Cirus Logic Wolfson Stereo WM8998, the smartphone also promises the best in class experience for music aficionados and delivers clear, room-filling, deep sound.