After the launched of micromax a70, micromax spurred the market with several phones, this time focusing more on quality and value for money. Since a70 several phones have been launched micromax a85, micromax a75, now it’s the turn of micromax a78
It is like micromax is taking the “A series” very seriously though I have quite the like the a75 considering it price range, the new Micromax A78 seem to be exceeding my expectation what it has to offer in its price range.
Micromax A78 is a low end 650 mhz processor dual sim qwerty android mobile phone competing with other similar segment Android Smart Phones like lg optimus pro, Samsung galaxy pro duos and others, so what sets the micromax a78 apart from it competitors, well it the large 3.5 inch touch screen, it is like having a normal full screen phone with qwerty, I wonder how big the phone will be?
so let’s have a look at the features and specification of Micromax A78.
Features and specification of Micromax A78.
Processor & OS
Micromax A78 features Android 2.3.Gingerbread OS, along with 650 Mhz , which is somewhat average, micromax never declares the exact version of OS, we will soon find out that later, but we can expect it to be atleast android 2.3.5 and above
Touch screen, Display resolution, size and PPI
Micromax A78 features 3.5″ inches capacitive touch screen with an expected resolution of (320 x 480) resolution that gives Micromax A78 pixel density of 165 PPI, which is a little less than average and will give you decent viewing experience.
Camera (front and Rear)
Micromax A78 features an 3 MP (Megapixel) Rear camera,the auto focus and LED Flash is absent and not even expected. As for the front camera Micromax A78 does have a front facing 0.3 Megapixel VGA camera.
RAM, Inbuilt Storage and expandable memory
Micromax A78 support for microSD (up to 32GB) as far as RAM is concerned it is not declared.
Micromax A78 does have an Accelerometer, and a Ambient light sensor
As for the connectivity Micromax A78 has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Along with 3g 7.2 Mbps HSDPA; 5.76 Mbps HSUPA, and Bluetooth 3.0,it also has gps connectivity
The Micromax A78 phone features 3.5 mm audio jack and standard microUSB v2.0 USB slot for PC connectivity.
Battery & Others
Micromax A78 has Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery of 1300 mAh capacity which is good for a device of this range
Pricing and Availability
Micromax A78 is priced at Rs. 8150 in India and can be purchased from online and retail stores once it is available