Micromax has recently upgraded its Superfone Ninja line-up by launching two budget Android Smartphones – Micromax A87 Superfone Ninja 4 and Micromax A57 Superfone Ninja 3. Both of them are very good gadgets and people who are planning to hit on them needs to understand that there are only some features that are different among the two Smartphones.
The company has smartly carved out these two budget smartphones as they both come with a reasonable price tag and meets all the requirements needed in the present day environment. So let’s take a call for the comparison between the two which will clear out the choice for you.
Display & design
While both of them are average on looks and designed on Candybar formfactor has no point of comparison but the resolution seems to be a better place to discuss upon. Micromax A57 Ninja 3 sports a 3.5-inch capacitive display bearing a resolution of 480 x 320 pixels. On the other hand, Micromax A87 Ninja 4 sports a wider display of 4.0-inch capacitive display with a resolution of 800×480 pixels.
Winner - Micromax A87 Ninja 4
Hardware & OS
Both the handset runs on Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread, which I think is not commendable, at least ICS was expected. While, Micromax A57 Superfone Ninja 3 is powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm processor and 256 MB of RAM, the Micromax A87 Superfone Ninja 4 runs on a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. The details about the memory storage is not yet disclosed for Micromax A87.
- Micromax A57 Ninja 3 - 116 x 62 x 11.5 mm
- Micromax A87 Ninja 4 - 124.8 x 64 x 11.7 mm
Winner – Tie
Camera & Multimedia
Micromax A57 Superfone Ninja 3 house a 3MP rear snapper with 4x zoom which certainly wins over its counterpart Micromax A87 which house a 2MP rear camera with fixed focus.
Winner - Micromax A57 Superfone Ninja 3
On the connectivity front, both smartphone sports has dual SIM support (GSM+GSM) which gives you dual standby on your phone. Micromax A57 has an onboard storage of 512 MB and is expandable upto 32GB via microSD support. Both the smartphones boasts connectivity options like 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n , Bluetooth v2.1, microUSB v2.0. While, the former lacks in GPS support, Micromax A87 comes with GPS integration.
Micromax A87 is empowered by a 1,400 mAh Lithium-ion battery which offers a talktime of upto 5hrs, while the same battery on A57 delivers upto 8.5 hrs of talktime.
Winner - Micromax A87 Superfone Ninja 4
Pricing & Availability
Micromax A57 is up for order at various online & offline stores at a price tag of Rs. 4,999 and the users will also get two coloured back panels. On the other hand, Micromax A87 Ninja 4 will be available at a price tag of Rs. 5,999 with the following color options - Black, White.
Winner – Micromax A57 Superfone Ninja 3
With the launch of these two gadgets, Micromax has extended its Superfone series and flooded the Android smartphone market with budget phones. The other budget Android Smartphones by Micromax include A80 Infinity, Ninja 2 A56, A100, Elite A84 and A90.