Hardware & Specifications
The Micromax Canvas Turbo A250 is the latest flagship Android smartphone from Micromax and also the first device to sport a full HD display. It will be the successor to the recently best-selling Micromax Canvas 4. It will come with a new 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6589T processor with 4 ARM Cortex A7 CPUs with PowerVR SGX544MP GPU. It also comes with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage space. The phone also comes with usual array of extra features and hardware components such as ambient light sensor, accelerometer, gyro-sensor and magnetometer.
Screen & Design
The Micromax Canvas Turbo is the first device from Micromax to feature a 5 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a pixel density of 441 ppi. It has a IPS LCD display panel with a multi-touch capacitive touchscreen. It comes in a touchscreen candybar form factor where most of the front surface will be covered by large touchscreen. The major design change in Micromax Canvas Turbo is that, it is full aluminum uni-body.
Camera & Multimedia
The device comes with a 13 MP camera with autofocus lens and an LED flash, just like the Micromax Canvas 4. The primary camera can shoot full HD 1080p videos at 30 FPS while the front-facing 5 MP camera can shoot 720p HD videos. In the multimedia department, it can play popular multimedia file formats such as MP3, MP4, WAV, OGG, WMA, WMV, etc.
Software & Features
The Canvas Turbo comes with Android v4.3 JellyBean with almost stock Android UI. There are some customisations such as the dialer and messages which supports options related to dual SIM connectivity. It comes full suite of services from Google such as Gmail, Google Search, Google Now, Google Maps, Google Drive, Google Plus and Google Hangouts.
Connectivity & Battery
To compete with latest competitors, Canvas Turbo A250 is equipped with a long list of features such as Dual SIM card slots wherein 1 SIM slot is regular mini SIM slot whereas other one is micro SIM card slot, 3G HSDPA, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth v4.0 and Micro USB v2.0 port. It will have a 2000 mAh Li-Ion battery which will help it last through a day of normal usage.