Micromax’s ‘Extra-Large’ Phablet XL A119 coming soon at Rs 13,990

Micromax is the leading Indian manufacturer with a wide variety of mobile phones across different price segments and categories. However, it’s surprising that the company doesn’t have many offerings in the fast growing phablet segment. After the Doodle series, Micromax is all set to add another device in the phablet segment. Dubbed as Micromax XL A119, the name says it all as it’s the largest device in its portfolio at 6-inch display.

Micromax Canvas XL A119

The device is the latest to join the 6-inch screen size trend started by Nokia Lumia 1520/ Lumia 1320, Intex Aqua Octa and recently announced Sony Xperia T2 Ultra.

Key features of Micromax XL A119

Physical dimensions

165 x 84.2 x 10.4mm

Weighs 180 grams

Display

6-inch screen size

Resolution of 960 x 540 pixels

Pixel density of 183 ppi

Processor

1.3 GHz quad-core chip

MediaTek MT6582 (Possibly)

RAM

1GB

Storage

4GB internal memory (1.7GB available to the users)

Option to expand it further up to 32GB using a microSD card

Camera

8MP shooter at the back

LED flash for shooting in low-light conditions

For video calling and selfies, it has a 5MP front-facing camera

Network and Connectivity

Support for 2G and 3G

Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS

Operating System

Runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean version

Battery

2,450 mAh Li-ion battery

Pricing and Availability of Micromax Canvas XL A119

The smartphone has been spotted on popular e-commerce site HomeShop18. It’s retail price is Rs 14,999 and the store is selling it at 7% discount for Rs 13,990. Although, the device will be available to buy in a couple of days. Along with the device, buyers will also be getting a smart snap cover, Aircel data plan worth Rs 12,000 and Harris Smith watch.

The device is priced attractively and is the cheapest smartphone sporting such a large screen.