Micromax is in the headlines not only for the Bolt A064, but yet another entry-level smartphone called Bolt A082. The smartphone is available for purchase online for Rs 4,399. The handset is based on Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system and carries entry-level specifications. Let’s take a quick review on the smartphone to know about its capabilities.

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Camera and Internal Storage

The primary camera unit in the Micromax Bolt A082 is a 2 MP sensor teamed up with LED flash. This sensor is accompanied by a VGA front facet that can make basic video conferencing. Though these imaging aspects are nothing exceptional, they make the device on par with its competitors.

The internal storage is standard at 4 GB that is pretty common in the entry-level segment. However, there is expandable storage support up to 32 GB via a micro SD card.

Processor and Battery

The chipset used in the Micromax smartphone is not specified, but it houses a 1 GHz dual-core processor.  This is supplemented by 512 MB of RAM that can render moderate multi-tasking for the pricing of the device. Most of the entry-level smartphones arrive with similar hardware specifications and there is nothing great about this device.

A 1,700 mAh battery that powers the Micromax Bolt A082 from within and it is believed to render up to 7 hours of talk time and up to 160 hours of standby time respectively.

Display and Features

There is a 4 inch WVGA display has carries a screen resolution of 800×480 pixels that sounds average. Though this screen is basic, it should suffice in handling basic tasks that is required by the entry-level smartphone users.

Fueled by Android 4.4.2 KitKat out of the box, the Micromax smartphone supports Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and 2G connectivity options, but it lacks 3G for faster internet access. Moreover, the smartphone is pre-loaded with applications such as M! Live, M! Games, M! Insurance, M! Security, M! Pick, Reverie, Hike, Getit, Opera, Kingsoft Office, Game Club, Saavn, and Zapr Games such as Zombie Smasher, Bounce Ball Classic, and Bubble X Slice.

Comparison

The Micromax Bolt A082 will be a direct competitor to Karbonn Smart A12 Star, Xolo Q500s IPS and Micromax Canvas Engage

Key Specs

Model Micromax Bolt A082
Display 4 inch, WVGA
Processor 1 GHz Dual Core MediaTek MT6572M
RAM 512 MB
Internal Storage 4 GB, Expandable up to 32 GB
OS Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Camera 2 MP/ VGA
Battery 1,700 mAh
Price Rs 4,399

What we Like

  • Reasonable pricing
  • Android 4.4.2 KitKat platform

What we Dislike

  • Lack of 3G connectivity

Price and Conclusion

The Micromax Bolt A082 priced at Rs 4,399 appears to be a capable entry-level smartphone similar to the other offerings in this price range. The handset carries the credits for being fueled by Android 4.4.2 KitKat with more resources. Otherwise, the device is an average entry level android a 4 inch display. It is simply another entry-level smartphone that has been announced to lure the feature phone buyers.