Expert Review of Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 is another sibling in the Superfone series by Micromax, which runs on Android Gingerbread operating system that brings access to more than 1,50,000 applications available at the Android Market. This phone carries a punch line of “Why Y”, which clearly states that this droid is designed and developed to give a straight competition to Samsung Galaxy Y with its bigger screen, faster processor and better viewing experience. This Superfone will help you out in tracking your life fast. This is a next generation piece of gadget that allows you to do multi tasking with ease and will act as smart as you are. With the dual SIM capability this device is the best option to keep a balance between your personal and professional life. With the dual SIM function you will stay connected with the rest of the world no matter where you are. With the Hook Up application you can send and receive instant messages and you can involve into a group chat with all your friends. You can also share images, photos, voice, sketches, contacts, and locations with ease with your social groups. You can give more liveliness to your chats with the pre-installed emoticons. As Hookup uses the Internet for sending/receiving SMS, your messaging cost is almost free. The Hookup application on your handset lets you talk, chat and connect on the move anywhere, anytime with hookup registered friends from your contact list. It holds Google Play Store that will give you access to many Google applications and latest games. Along with the Android Market and Google Store you will get access to applications like MiZone, MiSMS, MiStore, Facebook and lots more. Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 comes in a very sleek design and holds a dimension of 124.8mm x 64mm x 11.7mm with a very light weight that you can carry in your one hand only. The Android platform gives you very smooth functioning and will enable you to get the most out of the handset, which is available at a very reasonable price.
User Interface and UI functionality
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 holds a display, which is 4 inches wide and supports capacitive touch screen with a screen resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. The display has a store of 256 thousand colors that combines in various forms to give so many color combinations to make the screen looks bright, sharp, rich and clear and the pixel density of 233 pixels per inch adds more effect to the display. The display does not gets distorted when viewed at an angle but in the bright sunlight you have to adjust the angle to get the clear and unblurred view. The display supports multi touch feature so that you can give multiple commands to the droid at one go. Below the display you have touch sensitive controls for Menu, Home and Back. The Accelerometer and Proximity sensors are also supported by the device. The Accelerometer sensor measures the orientation or vertical and horizontal positioning of the phone and to rotate the screen accordingly whereas the Proximity sensor emits out an electromagnetic field or electromagnetic radiations that detects the nearby POIs, buildings, towers, cafes, etc. without having actual contact with them.
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 is running on the Android Gingerbread operating system of version 2.3.5 and is powered by a single core processor that throbs at the rate of 1GHz, which is very fast processing speed that makes the device works smoothly and without any sluggishness. With the Android updated Gingerbread operating system you will get rich multimedia experience and an evolved user interface that is very easy and simple to use. With this you will get fast and more intuitive text input and spell check. The applications are much enhanced and you can do power management very efficiently. You will get pre-loaded Google Play that will increase your entertainment ways and will deliver you highly satisfied services. This 1Ghz processor provides you blazing fast application performance and seamless multitasking with ease and comfort. You will get enhanced gaming experience and superior graphics that will add more fun to your entertainment.
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 is fully loaded with all the multimedia features that are needed to give you seamless service and enjoyment. The music player supports multiple formats for music playback whereas for recording it supports MP3 format. The video player also provides back up to multiple video formats so that you do not have to convert the video first into the supportable format. For recording the video player gives support to MP4 format. You can download the videos and music files from the MiTune store where you will get millions of songs of your choice. Apart from having fun from the multimedia players you can also enjoy the music on FM radio stations that play the latest as well as the hit old songs and along with the songs you will also get updates on what is happening in the world around you.
Pictures and Video quality
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 is blessed with a primary fixed focus camera of 2 megapixels CMOS sensor that supports Geo-tagging, which provides you geographical details about the location where you have taken the picture. This primary snapper captures images with a resolution of 1600 x 1200 pixels and can also record VGA videos with clarity. This camera provides 4x zooming feature so that you can get the minute detail of the image. You will get multi shot features that include night mode and video mode also. With the night mode you can click images or can record videos with clarity even when the light in the ambiance is low. Now you will never miss your best moments as you can save them in the form of a video or picture that is captured by this 2 megapixels CMOS camera.
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 provides support to Internet through EDGE, GPRS, 3G with HSPA+ speed, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and Wi-Fi hotspot via WLAN network. It comes pre-loaded with Android HTML browser and Google WAP browser that makes browsing experience full of fun and entertainment. You can open multiple web pages at one time and can easily toggle between the pages with comfort and without wasting your time. You can sync your Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 with your laptop or PC via microUSB port of version 2.0 and to share your multimedia files or other documents with the other compatible devices you can use the facility of Bluetooth of version 2.1.
Internal and External Memory
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 holds an internal storage space of 130MB with 256MB space for RAM that is sufficient to run heavy applications, store contacts' details, call records, messages and SIS applications. You can extend the external storage capacity of the droid up to 32GB using a microSD card in the provided memory card slot. This expandable memory is very useful for storing multimedia files and other data. You can create your own music library with a huge number of songs and videos so that you never fall short of entertainment medias.
Applications and Gaming
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 is full of thousands of latest and advanced applications that are based on the new technology. The Android Gingerbread operating system allows you have access to more than 1,50,000 applications that are available at the Android Market and you will get more applications and games at the Google Play store where you will find all the entertainment features. With the pre-loaded MiZone, MiSMS, MiStore, Facebook, and other social networking applications you can always stay connected with your friends and family members. Other applications that you will find in this smartphone are Google Search, Weather Update, Mi Zone, Hookup, Google Play, Gmail, Google Maps, A-GPS support to help you in finding your way to your destination and many more to keep your entertained. The Hook Up application is very useful for sending SMS, pictures, videos, voice, sketches, contacts, locations and many other data to all your friends and even to those friends who do not have the Hook Up application in their phone.
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 comes with a powerful and standard Lithium Ion 1,400 mAh battery that provides a talk time of up to 5 hours and a standby time of up to 175 hours, which is commendable. You can play music for hours, can watch videos and movies, can play games, run heavy applications, do web browsing and lots of other tasks without facing the battery drainage problem.
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 offers connectivity to GSM + GSM networks for both SIM 1 and SIM 2 at a frequency of 900 / 1800 MHz for SIM 1 and SIM 2 for 2G network. For 3G network it provides a bandwidth of 2100 MHz for SIM 1 only as you can avail the facility of 3G network on SIM 1 only. You can enjoy the 3G HSDPA downloading speed of 7.2 Mbps and the HSUPA uploading speed of 5.76 Mbps on this droid, which is very good and delivers you amazing fast speed.
Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 is a nice droid that is powered by 1GHz super fast processor, runs on Android Gingerbread operating system, has big screen and provides dual SIM facility with amazing fast 2G and 3G speed. It also offers Wi-Fi connectivity so that you can always stay connected with the world of Internet. This handset is specially designed and developed to give a tough neck in neck competition to Samsung Galaxy Y as the former has bigger screen, faster processor, and better viewing experience than the latter which makes the former a better choice than the latter and the price will also have some of the influence on the customers. The droids that can give threat to Micromax Superfone Ninja 4 A87 are Samsung Galaxy S Duos, Samsung Galaxy Y, Samsung Galaxy Y Duos, Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy S II, HTC One X, HTC One V, HTC Sensation XE, HTC Sensation XL, Nokia Lumia 800, Nokia Lumia 710, Apple iPhone 4S, Apple iPad 3, Sony Xperia Sola, Sony Xperia P, HTC Sensation XE, HTC Sensation XL, Nokia Lumia 610 NFC, Nokia Lumia 820, Nokia Lumia 920 and many more.