Micromax today announced a tablet in the affordable segment, called the Micromax Canvas Plex. The tablet has been co-created with Eros Now and evidently, is bundled with a one-year subscription to the service. The Micromax Canvas Plex is priced at Rs 12,999 and will be available starting September 1 across retail stores.
With the entertainment industry reaching a new dimension, thanks to the rise of online streaming services such as Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, and Hotstar, it becomes imperative for manufacturers to build a healthy ecosystem for their products. Take for example, Apple, which is reportedly working on having its own TV streaming service. For manufacturers back home, partnering with existing entertainment services is the step forward.
Micromax Canvas Plex specifications
The tablet features an 8-inch HD display. Under the hood, it packs 3GB of RAM with 32GB of internal storage. to enhance the entertainment experience, the tablet packs DTS Sound.
The co-created tablet will offer you a year of immersive and unlimited content of movies, music, and entertainment shows. Eros Now boasts a wide-ranging library of Bollywood and regional language films, music videos, TV shows, originals, which will be pre-loaded on the tablet.
Canvas Plex is targeted at young working professionals and students. It also features a camera with LED flash at the back. It is powered by a 4,000mAh battery. Details on the tablet’s processor and OS are not available at the moment. However, previous reports suggested, the tablet runs Android Nougat out-of-the-box.
Recently, Micromax launched the Canvas Infinity smartphone. Priced at Rs 9,999, it boasts a 5.7-inch HD+ display with 18:9 screen-to-body ratio as its highlight. Under the hood, the smartphone packs, Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset with 3GB of RAM. There is 32GB of internal storage, which is expandable via microSD card. There are dedicated slots for microSD card and dual SIM cards. ALSO READ: Micromax Canvas Infinity Review: It’s all about the screen