Micromax Canvas Tab P650 voice-calling Android tablet launched for Rs 16,500

Micromax has launched its first tablet in the Canvas series called the Canvas Tab P650. This Android tablet with voice-calling ability is priced at Rs 16,500 and is available on e-commerce sites and retail stores across the country.

“With today’s launch, we aim to extend the Canvas experience to our users on the tablet PC’s, supported by an entire eco-system of applications,” said Micromax Co-Founder Rahul Sharma. “The Canvas Tab promises a seamless experience to the consumers.”

Talking of specifications, the Canvas Tab P650 flaunts an 8-inch IPS (1024×768 pixels) display and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM. Other features included are a 5-megapixel rear camera, 2-megapixel secondary camera at the front, 16GB of inbuilt storage which is expandable up to 32GB via microSD card and a 4,800mAh battery that is said to deliver up to 5 hours of browsing time.

On the connectivity front, the tablet features voice-calling, SIM-card slot, 3G support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. The tablet runs on Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean and Micromax has promised that it will be upgradable via OTA updates. It also includes features seen on the Canvas 4 like Video Pinning, Pop-up Browser, Look away to Pause video and comes pre-loaded with apps like Spuul, M! Security, Music Hub and Opera Mini.

The tablet is available in blue and white color variants and in terms of competition will be up against the likes of Xolo QC80 and the Karbonn Smart Tab 8 among others.