This is Micromax answer to Samsung galaxy 5.8, for the last 2 years Micromax an Indian MNC is in competition with Samsung a Korean giant it is launching handset one after another keeping the product of Samsung in focus, whether it was Ninja, canvas or this new launch Doodle 2 A240 all this product was manufactured to take on Samsung galaxy series of smart phones.

But to what extent Micromax succeeded in competition with Samsung mega 5.8 let’s find out in detail.

Build quality and Display

As already discussed above that this is the biggest and most expensive phone from Micromax the screen is quiet big at 5.7 inch with a HD capacitive touch screen IPS display of resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels which is quiet nice.

The phone is build and designed in such a nice way with round corner that it’s fit nicely into hands the viewing angle in also quiet good the phone also spot a 3.5mm jack at the top to hear to nice music though the inbox headset is not of a great quality.

OS, Features and Connectivity

Micromax Canvas Doodle 2 A240 runs on latest version of Android Jelly Bean 4.2 which is powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core processor the phone support dual sim in standby mode. The RAM is quiet good at 1 GB while the internal memory is 12 GB while it can be extended up to 32 GB by use of micro SSD card.

Coming to connectivity the phone support 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS it also can play FM radio. Pre-loaded apps include M! Doodle, M! Live, M! Security, M! Zone, Hike, Spuul, Foneclay and Facebook.

Camera and Multimedia

Though expectation of good camera with such big handset is not expected but Micromax canvas doodle rear camera which comes loaded with 12 MP Dual LED Flash captures a nice portrait the photo due to the presence of dual LED flash is also quiet good at low light it can also record HD quality video.

Even the front camera of 5 MP is quiet nice at video call and can even take a nice photo and can record a good quality video. The phone can play HD video at ease.

Battery and Verdict

Though this big screen from Micromax is equipped with a big 2600mAH battery but considering the big screen and its hardware configuration the battery hardly last a day with moderate use.

So considering it pro and cons this handset from Micromax is for a person who likes watching movies and playing games in addition to making call it is not for people who does not use much multimedia function.


5.7-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD capacitive touch screen IPS display
1.2 GHz quad-core processor
Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
12MP rear camera with Dual LED Flash
5MP front-facing camera
3.5mm audio jack
12GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with Micro SD
3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS
2600 mAh battery.

Good: Big Screen, Quad core processor, Dual Sim capabilities

Bad: expensive, Battery backup