Micromax Canvas Win W092: First Windows Budget Phone from Micromax

Micromax enters Windows Phone Market

India’s number one Android Smartphone manufacturer, Micromax has entered the Windows Phone segment with its two latest launched smartphones. Micromax has launched two new smartphone, Micromax Canvas Win W092 and Micromax Canvas Win W121 in the Indian market. These are the Micromax’s first smartphones, which run on the latest Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.

After offering a tough rivalry to the Android leaders Samsung, Micromax is now all set to offer Nokia Lumia Smartphones a tough time. Currently, Nokia is leading the Windows Phone segment with its advanced Lumia series. But now, the things could change a lot. The Canvas Win W092 and Canvas Win W121 would help Micromax in making a unique position in the Windows Phone’s market share.

Strategic Pricing

The Micromax Canvas W092 is the cheapest and most affordable Windows Phone 8.1 OS running smartphone. This smartphone has been launched with a smart and strategic price tag of Rs.6, 500 only. At this price tag, this smartphone will offer a direct competition to Nokia Lumia 520, which is the best selling Lumia Smartphone till date. The Nokia Lumia 520 is available in the market with a price tag of around Rs.7, 500, which is Rs.1, 000 costlier than the Micromax Canvas Win W092.

Hardware Specs & Features of Micromax Canvas Win W092

Micromax Canvas Win W092 is a Dual SIM Smartphone, which flaunts a 4-inches IPS LCD Capacitive Multi-touch screen display, which produces 16M colours at a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels at 233 pixels per inch. This smartphone is powered by 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 Quad Core Processor coupled with 1GB of RAM, which is really a great deal at its offering price tag.

This smartphone runs on the latest Windows Phone 8.1 operating system out of the box. The new OS version adds various new applications and features on the device. However, you would miss the HERE Drive+, HERE Maps and exclusive Nokia Apps present on the Nokia Lumia Smartphones.

For photography, this smartphone houses a 5 Megapixels rear camera supported with an LED flash. You can capture selfies and make video calls with the VGA front facing secondary camera. For storage, Canvas Win W092 boasts 8GB of internal memory, which can be expanded up to 32GB using a MicroSD card.

The connectivity options include 3G, GPRS with EDGE, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, GPS with A-GPS, microUSB 2.0 and 3.5mm Audio Jack. Micromax Canvas Win W092 is fuelled by a 1500mAH Li-ion battery.

Our Words on Micromax Canvas Win W092

Overall, the Micromax Canvas Win W092 is a very great and worth buy package deal at an attractive price tag of Rs.6, 500. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 Quad Core Processor with 1GB of RAM, latest OS support, decent screen and camera makes this smartphone much better than many of the smartphones selling in the segment. This combination and the affordable price tag could help Windows Smartphone to fetch a huge bite of success. If you were planning to buy a Windows Phone 8.1 OS running smartphone at a low price tag, the Micromax Canvas Win W092 is the best available and worth buy option till date.

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