Micromax just conducted another flash sale for the Canvas Spark at 12 PM on Snapdeal, and predictably the smartphone went out of stock in a flash. Also Read - Amazon, Flipkart and others to add labels to Chinese goods sold online in IndiaAlso Read - Lockdown 2.0: Amazon, Flipkart, E-commerce services allowed to operate in non-hotspot areas
The company did not reveal the number of Canvas Spark units it made available for the sale today. For the first flash sale, the company had made available 20,000 units that went out of stock in 2 minutes. The registrations for the next sale begins at 12PM tomorrow. Also Read - Oppo Reno 2Z now available on pre-order: Price in India, specifications and all you need to know
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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.