Micromax has launched another multimedia phone with dual SIM capabilities called the Micromax X290 plus. The extra word plus indicates it is an improved version of its existing model the Micromax X290. This is a dual SIM phone (GSM + GSM) and lets you carry multi-media on the move.

Micromax X290 plus phone features & specifications

The X290 plus comes with a 2.4 inch TFT display supporting 240 by 320 pixels resolution and can houses 2 GSM SIM cards. This is like having two phones in one. The Micromax handset is light weight at 86 grams and thickness is 14.35 mm.

The Micromax X290 plus mobile supports 2G you can use GPRS for surfing but given the screen resolution and the hardware specifications it will be limited. But then this is a low cost phone and those who want to buy this phone will really not worry about the net connectivity.

Micromax X290 Plus features and price in India
Micromax X290 v/s Micromax X290 Plus

This dual SIM phone can entertain; it supports many audio and video formats. The built in video / audio player does a good job. You can even play your favourite MP3 audio files too. This handset supports microSD cards up to 8 GB which can be used to organiser all your videos and favourite MP3’s.

Other features are Torch light, 1.3 MP camera with zoom, built in games and built in FM radio for live music. The 850 mAh battery gives a standby time of up to 6 days and a talktime of up to 4 hours.

The features and specifications of Micromax X290 and X290 plus are almost identical the only difference is the design, the X290 plus get a curve soon after the alphanumeric keypad.

The Micromax X290 plus price in India is expected to be under Rs. 3,000. (The Micromax X290 is priced at Rs. 2,400.)

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor - gogi.in