Micromax just conducted its first flash sale of the Canvas Spark on Snapdeal today. The sale began at 12.00PM and the smartphone priced at Rs 4,999 was out of stock in two minutes. Snapdeal has announced that the registrations for the next sale will begin at 12.00PM on May 1. Also Read - Micromax to bring a budget phone with price likely under Rs 10,000: Check launch date
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The company had made available 20,000 units of the Canvas Spark today. Micromax launched this Xiaomi Redmi 2 competitor just a few days ago for the price of Rs 4,999. The consumer response for the Canvas Spark has been phenomenal and overwhelming at the same time with the demand for the device increasing every passing minute. Our job now is to ensure that the smartphone reaches everyone who has wished for it. We expect the sales of this device to touch a new high in the coming weeks and hope to further strengthen our leadership in mass smartphone category in India, Shubhajit Sen, CMO, Micromax said.
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As far as the specifications are concerned, the Canvas Spark sports a 4.7-inch qHD (960 540 pixels) display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3, and is powered by a 1.3GHz MediaTek MTK6582 quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM.
The smartphone also features 8GB internal storage that can be expanded using a microSD card, an 8-megapixel rear camera, 2-megapixel selfie camera, and a 2,000mAh battery. Connectivity options include, dual-SIM card slots, 3G support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. On the software front, it runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box.