Micromax EG333 phone to offer TV channels with Tata Photon Plus

Thursday, January 6, 2011, 17:00 by Tech Correspondent

Micromax, the affordable Indian handset maker, is set to launch a new Dual Active (Photon + GSM) mobile phone in India the Micromax EG333.

Micromax EG333 touchscreen phone with Tata Photon Plus promises super fast surfing with high speed Internet advantage of up to 3.1 Mbps. Video streaming with EG333’s Live TV application allows a user to watch more than 70 channels in multiple languages. Read more: Tata Photon TV

What’s more, the new Micromax phone can also act as a modem on connecting to a PC. Micromax EG333 phone will hit the Indian markets shortly at an estimated cost of below Rs 10,000.

micromax eg333 photo

Photo: Micromax EG333

The Dual Active touchscreen phone weighs 120gms with 115.5×53.5×15.6mm dimensions. Micromax EG333 boasts a 7.6cms TFT, full touchccreen, WQVGA display. It comes packed with 2 MP camera and sports Bluetooth, 2 preloaded games, 3.5mm audio jack, Video Player/Recorder, Video Streaming, GPRS/WAP/MMS, and Mp3.

Micromax EG333 has phone book memory capacity of up to 2000 (UIM+SIM) and SMS storage capacity of up to 1000 texts. The EG333 is equipped with an internal memory of 1GB Nand Flash and 512MB SD RAM and provides an external memory support of up to 4GB. Micromax EG333 is energized by a 1500mAh battery. The company claims that EG333 can offer a talktime of up to 3 hrs on GSM and 3.5 hrs on CDMA mode.

The Micromax EG333 is preloaded with a multi-format music player, which makes this a reasonably useful music phone. The phone comes with a built-in multi messenger Nimbuzz. It also supports a variety of social networking applications like Facebook and Twitter via Snaptu. Moreover, the phone comes pre-loaded with the Opera web browser.

Recently, Micromax launched an Android phone, theĀ Andro A60 for about Rs. 7,000. Micromax A60 has a 2.8 inch resistive touchscreen display and a 3.15 mega pixel camera with auto focus. It is powered by a processor that can run at a speed of 600 MHz. A60 runs Android 2.1 Eclair.

Currently, Micromax charts among top five mobile brands in India. The company attained this mark due to its affordable handsets with innovative technology and mainly their customer-centric approach.

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  1. chauhan bharat said on Monday, March 7, 2011, 13:12

    in ahmedabad price

  2. Ganesh Nayak said on Friday, April 8, 2011, 3:01

    can it be used with relkiance CDMA. Need to know , where is it available in andheri/malad