Expert Review of Micromax X294
Micromax X294 comes with the dimensions120 x 52.8 x 10.1 mm and offers the Dual SIM facility that allows the user to keep two SIM's in a single device removing the problem of keeping two separate devices. The device comes with a 2.6 inch screen and offers loads of multimedia features including the music player that allows the user to access all the popular musical tracks that can be heard by the user through the loudspeakers or through the earphones that can be attached to the device with the help of a 3.5 mm jack. The video player allows the user to watch videos with remarkable quality. The FM radio lets them access the desired radios stations. Powered by the standard lithium ion battery of 800 mAh that ensures that the user can operate with the device for long hours without his or her work being interrupted. Various data connectivity features offered by the device includes the bluetooth feature that allows the user to connect the device with other devices and transfer data to that device or receive data from it. The USB port facilitates data exchange with computers and laptops along with charging the device by connecting them through the USB cable. As far as the storage capacity of the device is concerned, the user can expand the memory of the device up to 8 GB and hence being able to store loads of data including music files, games, images and videos.
The camera is of VGA quality allowing the user to click pictures with ease and clarity. The digital zoom feature that the device features lets the user click pictures from a great distance with comfort. There is also the video recording facility letting the user shoot videos. The device works with the WAP browser and can access the web and download data including songs, games, images and videos. There is also a theft tracker feature which makes sure that the user to keep track of the device in case it is stolen by someone.
User Interface and UI functionality
Micromax X294 comes with a 2.6 inch TFT screen that works with a resolution of 176 by 220 pixels. The device is a bar handset and can be interacted with through the alphanumeric keypad.
Micromax X294 offers loads of multimedia features including the music player and the video player that gives the user the access to the best of the entertainment world. The music player allows the user to listen to all the popular musical tracks that he or she desires. The songs can be heard by the user through the loudspeakers or through the earphones that can be attached to the device with the help of a 3.5 mm jack. There is also the facility of FM radio with recording facility that ensures that the user can listen to all the popular radio stations that are accessible to their respective cities. The user can also record the desired songs from the FM radio.
Pictures and Video quality
Micromax X294 comes with a 0.3 megapixel camera which is not something extraordinary but still is decent enough. The camera allows the user to click pictures with ease and clarity and offers the video recording facility which allows the user to shoot videos. The camera also comes with the digital zoom facility that ensures that the user can click pictures from a substantial distance with clarity and precision.
Micromax X294 works with the GPRS and WAP browser that ensures that the user can access the web and download the desired data including music files, games and images. The user can also access all the popular social networking sites including Facebook and Twitter. There is no access to Wi-Fi so no availability of wireless Internet.
Internal and External Memory
Micromax X294 comes with a microSD card slot which makes the device flexible in terms of memory making sure that the user can stretch the memory of the device up to 8 GB. The user can then keep a huge collection of data including music files, games, images and videos without worrying about the memory space running out.
Applications and Gaming
Micromax X294 comes loaded with lots of games and applications that ensures that the user stays entertained and engaged. The user can download more games and applications from the web as and when required.
Micromax X294 comes powered by the standard lithium ion battery of 800 mAh that allows the user to operate on the device for substantial amount of time without worrying about the device running out of gas in the middle of work. The user can then listen to songs or watch videos for long hours without his or her entertainment being cut short. The battery further allows the user to get a standby time of up to 120 hours along with a talk time of up to 3 hours.
Micromax X294 comes loaded with lots of data connectivity features including the GPRS facility that allows the user to keep track of the desired location without getting lost. The bluetooth feature makes sure that the user can connect with other devices wirelessly and transfer or receive data to or from that device. The data exchanged may include music files, games, images and videos. The user can also connect the device with their computers or laptops through the USB cable and exchange data with it. The user can also charge the device through the same procedure. There is no access to Wi-Fi but the user can access the Internet through the WAP browser and download videos, games, images and videos.
Micromax X294 when compared to Micromax Q75 has a slimmer design but the latter has a better screen resolution with 3.15 megapixel as compared to Micromax X294's VGA camera. Micromax Q75 also supports Wi-Fi and gives a longer battery standby time along with a longer talk time.