Micromax A88 Canvas Music Review


Micromax Canvas A88 Music another handset in series of Micromax handsets. The phone itself denotes that it’s music phone, JBL headphone and free downloadable music from its online service of MLive focus its music feature. Apart from this, phone grants you all latest technology and upgraded features. A88 has 4.5 inch of screen and capable to provide you the resolution of 854 X 480 pixels, the phone is powered by the processor of 1GHz dual core and enhanced by the latest Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and RAM of 512 MB. Powerful battery makes the device to last long.

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Micromax Canvas Music is a stylish phone in design and its look like miniature version of Canvas 3D. The rare rubbery back provides you good grip and feels you a sensation. The front of the device is comprises of 4.5 inches of fully capacitive touch screen, around the back, we find 5 MP camera with dual flash and below it has a speaker.  Quick shortcut key helps users in doing operations; the power buttons and volume rockers are lined up at specific place and make this phone to look good. On the left side of the phone there is a volume rockers and power buttons is situated at right side. Top of the device has a space for 3.5mm jack and micro USB slot. Canvas Music is a light weight phone and just weight 136 gm. below the back rubbery cover the phone gives you two dual SIM card slots, a micro SD card slot and 1800 battery.



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Phone comprises of 4.5 inch TFT screen which is capable to give the resolution of 854 X 480 pixels. The screen of the phone provides you the superb image quality with its classy pixels density of 217 ppi. Again the phone lacks in viewing angle, on changing the viewing angle to some degree, the image on screen softens. However brightness of the screen is not enough to use in bright sun.



Micromax Canvas A88 is powered with the dual core MediaTek MT6577SOC 1GHz processor. RAM of 512 MP supports the processor in fast working operation and multi-tasking. Now coming to the software part the device runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean), some new features are added in it like, it supports 9 home screens, animations and etc. Android 4.1 provides you quick sharing and delete file option easily even from locked screen. Phone provides you RAM of 512 MB but only 115MB RAM are given for the user interference. The device is good for graphics intensive games and manages to play the games without hanging up the device.



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Canvas Music comes with 5 Mega pixel primary cameras enhanced by the dual LED flash. Camera captures the stunning image and capable to record high definition (720 X 1280 pixel) videos. The dual LED flash makes tis device to capture the image in dark, day light image is quite good. The different modes of camera includes HDR, Panorama, Smile shutter and many more, helps the user to capture the type of image of their type. Auto focus, adjust exposure, white balance, add color effects, change the scene mode and adjust anti-flicker mode are the additional features of camera. Phone offers you 0.3 Mega Pixels secondary camera for the purpose of video calling.



Connectivity option on A88 includes all the features that one can expect from an Android handset. This include 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, latest Bluetooth and GPS. Micromax A88 canvas runs on quad band 2G and Tri band 3G network. For wireless connectivity pone provides you latest Wi-Fi, quick file transfer of file is done with the help it’s advanced Bluetooth 4.0 and micro USB 2.0 connection.




Canvas Music is powered wit 1800 mAH Li-Ion battery, the battery is enough to run 5 hours of talk time and 260 hours on standby on 2 G network.  The is capable to run around a full day and losses it power only 15 percentage on hour game played internal memory of the device is 503 MB and 4 GB ROM. The memory of the pone is extended to 32 GB by using the microSD card..



Micromax A88 canvas Music is mid-range pone of worth Rs 8500, JBL head phone is free with the device and makes this phone music pone.  The impressive power supply, latest Android, quality camera and powerful processor make device a best in its features. Overall the pone is best and advanced in its features.

If you have less money to spend on phone and you want an android handset then Micromax A88 Canvas Music is a best suited option for you.


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Specifications Of Micromax A88 Canvas Music



  • 2G Network                    GSM 900 / 1800 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G Network                    HSDPA 2100
  • Dual SIM                          Yes
  • Body      Dimensions       135 x 68.7 x 11.3 mm
  • Memory                            Card slot                microSD, up to 32 GB
  • Internal                             4 GB (2 GB user available), 512 MB RAM
  • EDGE                                  Yes
  • Speed                               HSDPA, HSUPA
  • Bluetooth                         Yes, v4.0
  • USB                                   Yes, microUSB v2.0
  • Primary Camera                              5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels, autofocus, dual-LED flash
  • Secondary camera          0.3 MP
  • Features                           Geo-tagging, touch focus
  • Video                                Yes, 720p
  • OS                                      Android OS, v4.1.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • CPU                                  Dual-core 1 GHz
  • Display Type                  TFT capacitive touchscreen
  • Size                                  480 x 854 pixels, 4.5 inches (~218 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch                     Yes
  • Loudspeaker                 Yes
  • 3.5mm jack                    Yes
  • Sensors                          Accelerometer, proximity
  • Messaging                    SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, IM
  • Browser                         HTML
  • Radio                             FM radio
  • GPS                                Yes





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