Micromax Canvas Infinity Can Be Upgraded To Android 8.0 Oreo

Micromax has updated its Canvas series of smartphones with the Micromax Canvas Infinity which was teased earlier in the month by the company. The Canvas Infinity is a mid-range smartphone that is quite different from other smartphones in its category in some aspects.

Micromax Canvas Infinity Specifications, Review and Highlights

Micromax Canvas Infinity Specs

Design & Display

The Micromax Canvas Infinity is ready to give you the feeling of infinite space and screen real estate with a 5.7-inch display which has an HD (1280 * 720) pixel resolution and is covered with 2.5D curved glass.

The phone has an 83% screen-to-body ratio and 18:9 aspect ratio with very slim side bezels, a combination the company calls Full Vision. Unlike most mid-range smartphones, it has a metal back which can be removed.

Storage & Processor

The Micromax Canvas Infinity is powered under the hood by a quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor with a clock speed of 1.4GHz, and an Adreno 308 GPU handles its graphics operations.

It has 3GB of RAM and 32GB of default storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB with the use of an external microSD card.


The smartphone sports a 13MP camera which uses the 5P lens and a 1.12µm-sized pixel together with a LED Flash at the rear. The camera has a f/2.0 aperture, allowing sufficient amounts of light into the lens, and an 81.5-degree Field of View, ensuring that more objects can fit into your pictures. It’s capable of recording videos in Full HD (1080p) resolution.

If you think that’s the climax, you’re wrong. A 16MP camera which uses the same 5P lens, f/2.0 aperture and also has an 81.5-degree FOV is present at the front of the phone to take care of selfie photography. Hence, your selfie experience is bound to be even more fulfilling than the principal photography.

What’s more, the selfie camera is accompanied by a LED flash for visibility in low-light situations and is capable of recording 1080p videos.

Battery & Connectivity

The Micromax Canvas Infinity packs a 2900mAh battery which most likely can be removed and replaced since the phone’s back cover is removable. It has dual micro-SIM slots and supports 4G VoLTE.

Battery charging is enhanced, and file transfer across multiple devices is made faster thanks to the USB OTG present on the phone.

Software & Hardware

The Micromax Canvas Infinity runs on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box, but according to the company, it can be upgraded to Android 8.0 Oreo, the latest version of the Android operating system which was announced today.

The smartphone features a fingerprint sensor which is positioned on its back panel beneath the rear camera module and allows you to easily and quickly unlock the smartphone.

Micromax Canvas Infinity Full Phone Specifications

Micromax Canvas Infinity


Device Brand Micromax
Model Canvas Infinity
Announced August 22, 2017
Released September 1, 2017
Status Available


2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G Network LTE with VoLTE
SIM Type Micro-SIM, dual standby
SIM Count Dual SIM


2G GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE ? up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 42.2 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)
4G Up to 300/50 Mbps
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Web Browser Yes, HTML5


Type Smartphone
Build Metal aluminium design
Colors Black


Display Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.7 inches
Resolution 1280 * 720 (HD)
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density n/a
Touch Screen Yes
Protection 2.5D Curved Glass
Features 18:9 aspect ratio

83% screen-to-body ratio


13MP camera
f/2.0 aperture
1.12µm pixel size
1080p HD Video

81.5-degree FOV
5P lens

  • Rear camera – LED Flash
  • Front camera – n/a
f/2.0 aperture
81.5-degree FOV
5P lens
1080p video recording


Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat), upgradeable to Android 8.0 Oreo
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


64-bit Snapdragon 425 processor
Number of Processor Cores Quad-Core
CPU Speed 1.4GHz
GPU Adreno 308
Internal Storage 32GB internal storage
expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
Accelerometer, Proximity, Light, Fingerprint sensor


Bluetooth 4.1
Infrared No
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type USB v2.0
USB On-the Go (OTG) Yes


Battery Type Li-Ion
Capacity 2900mAh
Placement Non-removable
Standby n/a
Talk Time n/a


SMS Yes (threaded view)
Email Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
IM Yes


Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
Yes, 3.5mm Jack

Other Features

MP4/H.264 player
MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
Photo/video editor
Document viewer

Availability and Price of Micromax Canvas Infinity in India

The Micromax Canvas Infinity will be sold exclusively on Amazon India from the beginning of next month. It comes in Black colour, costs  Rs. 9,999 in India and is currently available for pre-order.

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