Micromax has started selling its first octa-core processor-powered Android handset, the Canvas Knight A350 with 4.4.2 KitKat out-of-the-box, but the official note hasn’t been confirmed yet. Micromax has not announced the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for Canvas Knight A350, but it seems probable that the domestic Indian manufacturer will also roll out the Android KitKat v4.4.2 update for Canvas Knight phones already available in the market. Full details after this break!
This news surfaced through the official Micromax Google+ and Facebook posts, which strongly states, “With the Integrated Voice Search feature of Android Kitkat OS in Canvas Knight, you can search the web just by saying ‘Okay Google’!”
Confirmed by the Micromax Canvas Knight’s page on the company’s website mentioning “Android KitKat 4.4.2 – Forget scrolling through call logs and contact lists to find your priority numbers. On the Canvas Knight, you have a smarter contact list that prioritizes numbers based on who you call the most! Tap on the Google bar and launch voice searches from the home screen by saying ‘Okay Google!’ Carry your documents wherever you go, with integrated Google Docs and Google Drive account features. Never miss a message with the pre-loaded Hangouts app which stores all of your SMS messages alongside your other conversations and video calls! Get set for a more intuitive experience!”
Although, Micromax has already launched their best Android smartphones running the latest version of the 4.4 KitKat OS – listed as the Micromax Canvas Entice, the Canvas Engage and the recently launched Unite 2. Forget to mention about the last week’s unveil of the Canvas Gold A300 with Android 4.4.2 KitKat as per the official company’s listing.
Speaking about the Micromax Canvas Knight, made available to buy in March 2014 at Rs. 19,999, and ran Android 4.3 Jelly Bean ou-of-the-box. The major highlight on that Canvas Knight smartphone was its octa-core MediaTek (MT6592T) processor clocked at 2GHz, coupled with 2GB of RAM.
Yes! The Canvas Knight offer dual-SIM (both micro-SIMs) support and comes with a 5-inch (1080×1920 pixels) full-HD IPS display with a pixel density of 443ppi. With 32GB built-in storage, which is non-expandable.
The Canvas Knight A300 sports a 16-megapixel rear camera with OmniVision CameraChip sensor and M8 Largan Lens, while also poses with a secondary 8-megapixel front-facing camera also on-board. Great to hear about! pretty interesting handset!