Micromax has recently announced its latest mobile phone called Micromax X259 which is a solar powered device that comes along with basic list of features. The phone comes packed with solar cells that can be charged when exposed to sunlight and a solar charging of around 3 hours provides talk time of 1.5 hours to the users. Thus this latest model will prove to be a great choice for all the eco conscious users and for the people in the rural areas where electricity is still is a major problem.
Talking in terms of basic specification, Micromax X259 is a dual SIM compatible device that comes packed with 2.4 inches of QVGA display supporting 240 X 320 pixels resolution. Physically the phone measures 118 X 50 X 16 mm in size and has a weight of around 98 grams.
For entertainment, the phone comes packed with basic multimedia options including 0.3 MP camera, FM Radio with recording, Audio Player and video player. Besides solar charging, the phone can be charged through 1000 mAh of battery that is capable of delivering talk time of around 4.5 hours and standby time of 200 hours.
Additional specifications of Micromax X259 include Bluetooth, GPRS, USB, microSD and TransFlash card slot and others. The phone will be available in black colour with a price tag of Rs. 2499.