Micromax rose to popularity when they launched their featured rich, dual-SIM phones to QWERTY, touch-enabled smart-feature phones and 3G Android Smartphone's. Today, Micromax is the world’s top 12th largest handset manufacturer. The company focuses on innovating and designing the latest technology in accordance to customers’ demanding needs. On May 2012, Micromax released their X274 model. Let’s check if this unit can withstand other competing phones in the market today.
This model features Dual SIM functionality. Reviews claimed that they had a good network reception even though they are using two different networks at the same time. It is an easy to navigate phone that’s lightweight and handy. It gives user better screen resolution; approximately 240 x 320 pixels, 2.4 inches (~167 ppi pixel density). It is available in one color only (black with blue accent). This phone is suitable to people who are looking for something that’s affordable but contains amazing features.
Micromax X274 uses a Standard Li-Ion battery that gives up to 9 hours talk time or up to 450 hours if on standby. Unit comes with a camera but slower compared to other more advance phone. It features a VGA camera of 640x480 resolution. You can also record videos. Length of your videos depends on the available memory. Micromax X274 contains a card slot of microSD up to 4GB. With phone’s memory capacity, it gives user more space to store MP3 files, pictures and videos. Another feature of X274 is the phone’s ability to record calls. Simply push the record button while you are on a call to record. Recorded phone calls can be retrieved at the phone library.
Micromax X274 also has a capacity to connect to the internet using GPRS. Make sure to check with your network provider to activate your GPRS. Bluetooth is active on this phone so you can share files to other Bluetooth devices. This phone also has an excellent mobile browsing capability. This is probably one of the best features of X274. Searching the net can be done anywhere as long as you have network coverage.
This phone will help user to get organized with its organizational tools. It has an Alarm clock, Organizer, Voice Recognition system and Calendar. During power outages or during night time, you can take advantage of the phone’s Torch/ flash light. Overall, Micromax X274 comes with basic features. Everything is pre-installed. Price for this unit ranges from Rs 1,500 to 1,600 (approx., may vary). Micromax is dedicated to create devices according to their costumers’ needs and X274 is one of their latest additions. With this much features, this model is able to compete with other mobiles in the market.