Talking about other specs, the Micromax Canvas Power A96 comes with a 5-inch capacitive IPS display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels and runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The processor ticking under the hood is a quad-core MediaTek MT6582, clocked at 1.3GHz, further supported by 512MB of RAM.
Connectivity-wise, the Canvas Power offers dual-SIM (GSM+GSM), 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. There is 4GB of internal storage, plus a microSD card slot to expand it further up to 32GB. For imaging, it sports a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and HD video recording, and a VGA front-facing shooter as well.
The Micromax Canvas Power A96 will be competing against the recently-introduced Gionee M2 that offers a 4,200mAh battery and is priced at Rs 11,123. We already have the Lenovo P780 in the market with a 4,000mAh battery available for Rs 17,999. In addition to the Canvas Power, Micromax has also released an entry level smartphone, the Micromax Bolt A068 for Rs 7,108.