Micromax and Vodafone team up to offer free data with Canvas Knight and other handsets

The Micromax Canvas Knight is the first beneficiary of a newly announced partnership between the smartphone manufacturer and Vodafone India. According to a joint statement issued by both companies, all those who buy the said handset will be provided with 2GB of free data on the carrier’s 3G network.

This deal will soon also extend onto other devices that are being sold by Micromax in the Indian market. The free data will be applicable only for those who possess a Vodafone SIM card and do not have any active data pack. Postpaid customers will of course not be under its purview.

Micromax Canvas Knight

This offer will be valid until October 31 and will get activated within 48 hours of a Vodafone SIM card being inserted into the handset. Shubhodip Pal, who is the CMO of Micromax expressed his opinion on the deal saying that it embodies the company’s ‘endeavor of democratizing technology for the masses.’

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The Micromax Canvas Knight is one of the company’s most loved offerings with its attractive array of specs and its relatively affordable price tag. It grabs a full HD display, a 16MP camera, an octa core processor and other advanced components.

Here’s a clearer look at the specs of the Micromax Canvas Knight:

– 5-inch IPS, 1080p full HD display
– 16MP main camera, 8MP webcam
– Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 OS
– 2GHz octa core MT6592T processor
– 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage (not expandable)
– 2350mAh battery
– Dual SIM card slots
– 3G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS

As mentioned above, the new partnership between Vodafone India and Micromax will apply not only to the Canvas Knight, but also to other devices from the Gurgaon-based company.