Brand Micromax
Model A88 Canvas Music
Released 2013 May
Hardware Designer Micromax
Manufacturer Micromax
Device Category 

Smartphone

Width 68.7 mm
Height 135 mm
Depth 11.3 mm
Dimensions 2.70×5.31×0.44 inches
Mass 132 g
4.66 ounces
Platform 

Android

Operating System

Google Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean)

CPU Clock 1000 MHz
CPU

MediaTek MT6577, 2012, 32 bit, dual-core, 40 nm, IMG PowerVR SGX531T GPU

RAM Type 

LPDDR2 SDRAM

RAM Capacity (converted) 512 MiB RAM
Non-volatile Memory Capacity (converted) 4.0 GB ROM
2346 MiB total user storage
Display Diagonal 114.3 mm
4.5 inch
Resolution 480×854
Horizontal Full Bezel Width 12.7 mm
Display Area Utilization 60.2%
Pixel Density 218 PPI
Display Type 

Color TN-TFT LCD display

Number of Display Scales 16.8M
Scratch Resistant Screen  No
Graphical Controller PowerVR SGX531T
A/V Out  No
Microphone(s) 

mono

Loudpeaker(s):  

mono

Audio Output:  

3.5mm

Supported Cellular Bands 

GSM900
, GSM1800
, UMTS2100 (B1) bands

Supported Cellular Data Links 

GPRS
, EDGE
, UMTS
, HSUPA
, HSUPA 5.8
, HSDPA
, HSDPA 7.2
, HSPA+ 21.1 data links

SIM Card Slot 

Yes

Complementary Phone Services 

Voice transmission
, Voice speaker
, Vibrate
, Speakerphone

Dual Cellular Network Operation 

Dual standby operation

Sec. Supported Cellular Networks:  

GSM900
, GSM1800

Sec. Supported Cellular Data Links:  

GPRS
, EDGE

Sec. SIM Card Slot 

Yes

Touchscreen Type 

Capacitive multi-touch screen

Expansion Interfaces 

TransFlash
, microSD
, microSDHC

USB 

USB 2.0

USB HS (480 Mbps)

USB Services 

USB charging
, USB Host
, USB PD

USB Connector 

USB Micro-B (Micro-USB)

Bluetooth 

Bluetooth 4.0

Wireless LAN 

802.11b
, 802.11g
, 802.11n

Wireless Services 

DLNA
, Wi-Fi Tethering

IR 

Yes

Yes

FM Radio Receiver 

FM radio (88-108 MHz) with RDS

Complementary GPS Services 

A-GPS
, Geotagging
, QuickGPS

Camera Placement 

Rear

Camera Image Sensor 

CMOS

Number of effective pixels 5.0 MP camera
Zoom 1.0 x optical zoom
Focus 

CD AF

Video Recording 1280×720 pixel
30 fps
Flash 

dual LED

Camera Extra Functions 

Macro mode

Aux. Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux. 2 Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux. 3 Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux.4 Camera Image Sensor  No
Secondary Camera Placement 

Front

Secondary Camera Sensor 

CMOS

Secondary Number of pixels 0.3 MP 2nd camera
Secondary Video Recording 640×480 pixel
30 fps
Sec. Aux. Cam. Image Sensor  No
Built-in compass 

Yes

Built-in accelerometer 

Yes

Additional sensors 

Light sensor
, Proximity sensor

Protection from solid materials 

Yes

Protection from liquids 

Yes

Battery 

Li-ion

removable

1-cell
Nominal Battery Capacity 1800 mAh battery
Market Countries 

India

Data Integrity 

Preliminary