A new Android smartphone from Micromax has launched as an entry-level mobile device. The smartphone is called the Bolt A51 and will be available for retail purchase soon. The smartphone uses a 832 MHz Broadcom processor and features a 3.5-inch display.
The screen has a native resolution of only 480 x 320 pixels. The phone is designed to be cheap and runs Android 2.3.7 Gingerbread. Power comes from a 1500 mAh battery promising 4.5 hours of talk time and 140 hours on standby.
The rear camera is a 2.0-megapixel unit and the smartphone has a 0.3-megapixel front camera. The device sports dual SIM cards and features 256 MB of RAM. Storage is only 512 MB but the phone has a microSD card slot for storage expansion. That memory card slot will support cards with up to 32 GB of additional storage.
The phone has integrated 3G connectivity, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. This phone is being aimed at the Indian market as a cheap entry-level device. Pricing and availability for the A51 is unknown at this time.