Micromax launches Joy X-1800 and X-1850 cheap feature phone in India

By | February 8, 2015

With smartphones ruling the charts, it is hard to believe that there is still huge demand for cheap feature phones. Micromax it seems is very well aware of this market trend and has therefore recently launched two super affordable and cheap feature phones dubbed as Micromax Joy X-1800 and X-1850.

These phones are particularly suitable for marketing executives, field executives and people who just need a no frill feature phone. Micromax Joy X-1800 could be purchased for Rs. 699, while the Joy X-1850 is up for sale @Rs.749. USP of both the phones are ruggedness and very long talk-time. Both these devices mark the start of companies ‘Joy’ series and they come neatly packed in candy pouch packaging.Micromax Joy X-1800 and 1850

It seems Micromax has done away with traditional box packaging in favor of candy pouch packaging in order to save some costs. Apart from cost reductions these unique pouch packaging gives these phones a different appeal!

It is hard to believe but both these super cheap phones have color display, camera and other utilities like calculator, FM radio, alarm clock, flashlight and more!

The Micromax Joy X-1800 is super affordable at Rs. 699 and features a 4.49 cm colored screen, rough and tough body and a camera. You should not expect much from camera. It also packs a 750 mAh battery which is rated to give you a standby-time of 235 hours and 3 hours of talk-time. It gives you a rugged experience with its dust proof keypad and will soon be available at your nearest mobile store.

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While on the other hand Micromax Joy X-1850 offers 4.49 cm colored screen coupled with a more powerful 1,800 mAh battery. As per Micromax, this 1,800  mAh battery can deliver a standby time of up to 25 days and 7.5 hours of talk-time.

Micromax Joy X-1800 and 1850 specs:Micromax Joy series specs