First Android One Device hits Lankan Market
Micromax launched Sri Lanka’s first Android One Device – the Canvas A1 at a press conference last evening. Created by Google for Android systems, Android One aims to bring a smartphone to everybody in the world.
Speaking at the event, Amit Mathur, International Business Head of Micromax emphasized the company’s mission to democratize technology and create devices that would be accessible to everybody and promised that this new device was just the beginning of many exciting things planned for the upcoming year.
The Canvas A1 has a 4.5” IPS Screen, 2 MP front camera and 5MP AF rear camera, 1 GB RAM, 4GB ROM, 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor and a dual SIM capability. It will come pre-loaded with Google apps such as Gmail, Google Search, Google Translate etc., and will automatically upgrade to the Android Lollipop platform and guarantee other updates from Google for the next two years. Priced at LKR 15,990/=, the Canvas A1 will be available at leading retailers around the island.