Micromax has silently listed Canvas A290 on its website. The phone has been listed Canvas A290 under the name Canvas Knight Cameo, and not as Unite Anthem as predicted earlier. The smartphone is available in retail stores for INR 12,499 as tweeted by Manish Khatri of Mahesh Telecom. Canvas Knight Cameo is also available online on Snapdeal.com.
Micromax Canvas Knight Cameo A290 runs Android 4.4 KitKat and comes with a 4.7 inch IPS HD display, 1.4GHz MediaTek MT6592M octa core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM. The phone supports micro SD for expandable storage of upto 32GB.
On the imaging front, Micromax Canvas Knight Cameo A290 is equipped with an 8MP rear camera, 5MP front camera. it supports 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS. The phone packs a 2000mAh battery.i, USB, 3G and GPS.
Micromax has pre-loaded a number of apps and games on the phone : Cube 26, Amazon,BookmyShow, clean master, games club, Getit, Hike, Opera mini, Savan, Spuul, Swift key, Thrill, Truecaller, Yatra, and Zapper.