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Micromax launches Bolt A66 budget smartphone at Rs 6,000

New Delhi: Homegrown handset maker Micromax has quietly launched its latest budget Bolt smartphone, dubbed Bolt A66. The device is now available for Rs 6,000 at the company's online store. It lists the smartphone's delivery
India TV News Desk January 16, 2014 7:59 IST
India TV News Desk
New Delhi: Homegrown handset maker Micromax has quietly launched its latest budget Bolt smartphone, dubbed Bolt A66. The device is now available for Rs 6,000 at the company's online store. It lists the smartphone's delivery time as 7 to 10 business days.

The device comes with a 4.5-inch TFT display with 480x854 pixels (FWVGA) resolution, and is powered by a 1GHz Spreadtrum SC7710G processor along with 512MB of RAM. It is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) device that runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean out-of-the-box.

The device offers 512MB of inbuilt storage which can be further expanded up to 32GB through a microSD card. The Bolt A66 sports a 2-megapixel rear camera with flash, but there is no information regarding the front camera. The device gets its juice from a 1500mAh battery, which according to the listing can give a standby time of up to 116 hours, and talktime of up to 4.5 hours.

Connectivity options on the Bolt A66 include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB, GPRS, EDGE and 3G. The smartphone also comes preloaded with apps such as Hike, Opera, Spuul, Game HUB, Kingsoft Office and M! Live.

Key specs:

Display : 4.5-inch TFT display (480x854p)

OS : Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Processor : 1GHz Spreadtrum SC7710G processor and

Memory : 512MB RAM, and  512MB internal storage expandable up to 32GB via microSD card.

Camera : 2MP rear camera with LED flash, and 0.3 MP Front Camera for video chatting

Battery : 1500mAh battery promising talktime of 4.5 hours and standby time of 116 hours

Connectivity :  supports 3G data, WiFi and Bluetooth 2.1 but lacks GPS

This smartphone is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) device, and supports regular SIM size. It comes pre-loaded with apps such as Spuul, Hike, Opera, Milive and Game hub.