Another budget smartphone announced by Micromax!

Micromax Bolt D320Micromax announced Bolt D320, which comes with 4.5-inch FWVGA display and 854×480 pixels. The smartphone has 1.2GHz MediaTek MT6572M processor powered by Mali 400 GPU. It supports dual SIM and 3G connectivity with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and aGPS. It has 3.2MP rear camera with LED Flash and 0.3Mp front camera.

The Bolt D320 has 512MB of RAM with 4GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 32GB. It comes with Android 4.4.2 KitKat running out of the box. It has 1600mAH battery capacity.

Commenting on the launch, Vineet Taneja, Chief Executive Officer, Micromax said:

[notification type=”notification_info” ]India today has only 70mn 3G subscribers, which is a mere 10% of the overall subscribers. With today’s launch we are reinforcing our commitment to democratize technology, making 3G available at affordable price points and urging more users to join the mobile broadband journey. With one of the widest distribution networks in the country spanning across more than 50,000 smartphone retail outlets, we are uniquely positioned to accelerate the 3G ecosystem further, thus contributing to country’s vision of 600mn broadband users by 2020. As always we have taken time to understand the consumer need & delivered superb value to the first time 3G user. The new range of 3G smartphones is designed to deliver an unparalleled experience through a combination of faster speed, large screen, good battery life and optimal processing power.[/notification]

The Micromax Bolt D320 will be available from mid-April 2015 and no word on pricing yet but it will be entry level budget smartphone. The smartphone also  come with introductory offer od 500MB of 3G data per month for 2 months for Vodafone users.

Micromax Bolt D320 specifications are

  • Processor: 1.2GHz MediaTek MT6572M
  • GPU: Mali 400
  • Display: 4.5-inch FWVGA with 854×480 pixels
  • RAM: 512MB
  • Memory: 4GB internal, expandable up to 32GB microSD
  • Camera: Rear 3.2MP fixed-focus with LED Flash/ Front 0.3MP (VGA)
  • OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
  • SIM: Dual
  • Connectivity: 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, aGPS
  • Battery: 1600mAh