The Micromax Canvas 6 Pro is a robust smartphone which can face multitasking at ease, be it video playback, games, swapping multiple apps etc. The main USP of the device is the mighty 4GB RAM which renders excellent performance and keeps the workflow steady. However, a fingerprint sensor along with NFC would have filled in the empty spaces since one can also opt out for other options such as K4 note, Le1s, Redmi Note 3 etc., within the same price range.
An outstanding performer
Display and Configuration
The Micromax Canvas 6 Pro exhibits a 5.5-inch Full HD (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) display leading to a pixel density of 401ppi (Colour depth – 16.7 million). The hardware responsible for driving the performance are 2GHz octa-core (Cortex A53) processor aided with 4GB RAM and PowerVR G6200 graphics engine. The black-colored device has a sleek design and runs on Android v5.1 (Lollipop) operating system and supports dual SIM. The display has been protected by Corning Gorilla Glass v3.
Camera and Storage
In order to click pictures, there is a 13MP main camera (5P Largan Lens) at the back which captures great shots upto a maximum resolution of 3,120 x 4,160. The Phase Detection autofocus locks focus within 0.10 seconds. Other settings include Exposure compensation, ISO control, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus and Continuous Shooting (1,920 x 1,080 @ 30fps). For selfie lovers, there is a 5MP front snapper which can capture images up to a resolution of 1,920 x 2,560. The best part is that 85.7 degree FOV for wide angle selfies results great quality pictures. Sadly, it does not feature Autofocus and Flash. In order to store data, the phone houses an internal memory of 16GB which can be further expanded upto 64GB.
Battery and Connectivity
Acting as a main energy resource is a 3,000mAh Li-polymer battery which claims to deliver a talk time of upto 9 hours and cope upto 337 hours in standby mode. For networking and sharing, the device offers a wide range of options such as 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS with A-GPS and USB port connectivity.
Video and Audio
Coming to the video area, the device supports MP4 (4K2K at 30fps), 3GPP, 3GP (1,080p at 30fps) format. It also supports audio formats – MP3, MID,AMR, AAC and WAV.
Apps and games
It has preloaded apps such as Amazon kindle, Amazon shopping, App center, Clean master, CM Locker, CM Security, Gaana, Hike, Ixigo cabs, M!Live, OLX, Opera max, Opera mini, Quikr, Scandid, Snapdeal, Swift Keyboard, Ixigo Travel, Vuliv , Wallet, Around YU launcher. Inbuilt games include Temple run paradise and Monster truck Saga. The other services such as SSO, Micromax backup & Restore, Recommended apps, Analytics, MMX setup wizard comes in handy for the users.