Microsoft partnered with Micromax to offer Windows 8.1-powered OS smartphones in the country in April this year.
Zee Media Bureau/Reema Sharma
New Delhi: Homegrown handset maker Micromax on Monday launched its first Windows powered smartphone.
The phones—Canvas Win W121 and Canvas Win W092—will be available from next month.
The Canvas Win W121 has been priced at Rs 9,500 while the Canvas W092 will come at Rs 6,500.
Running on Windows 8.1 mobile operating system, both the Canvas phones are powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 quad core processor. The dual sim phones have a 1GB RAM and 8GB an internal storage of 8 GB expandable to 32GB using microSD card.
Micromax Canvas W121 has a 5-inch 720p display, 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera, 8GB internal storage and a 2000 mAh battery.
Micromax Canvas W092 features a 4-inch WVGA IPS display, 5MP rear camera with flash, 0.3MP front camera and a 1,500 mAh battery.
Aming to intensify competition in the smartphone and tablets space, Microsoft partnered with Micromax to offer Windows 8.1-powered OS smartphones in the country in April this year.
The deal was announced at Microsoft's BUILD conference in San Francisco.