You must have felt irritated when advertisements would have disturbed in between your favourite TV shows. And nowadays, you would definitely turn angry when Ads would flash during game play on your smartphone. Have you ever thought to be paid for watching advertisement? No, it’s not a joke. Micromax has launched a new smartphone, Micromax MAd, which pays its owner to watch advertisements. For every watched advertisement, the user will earn points, which will be later converted into rupees and will be credited in the prepaid or post-paid account of the user. This feature is available with all telecom operators.
The Micromax MAd A94 sports a 4.5-inch IPS LCD Capacitive Multi-touch screen, which produces 16M colours at a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels at 218 pixels per inch. This is a Dual SIM Android smartphone, which is powered by a 1.2GHz Broadcom BCM23550 Quad Core Processor, supported by 512MB of RAM. It runs on Google’s Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean operating system, which adds various new features on this smartphone.
For photography, Micromax MAd A94 packs 5 Megapixels (2592 x 1944 pixels) Autofocus rear camera, which features LED Flash and Geo-tagging. This rear camera is capable of recording 720p HD videos. This smartphone also packs a 5 Megapixels secondary camera on the front for taking selfies and supporting your video calls.
Micromax MAd A94 boasts 4GB of internal memory, out of which only 2.2GB is user available. However, you can add an external MicroSD card of up to 32GB on this smartphone. The connectivity features include 3G, GPRS with EDGE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0, GPS with A-GPS, microUSB 3.0 and 3.5mm Audio Jack. It supports all major audio and video formats, as a part of multimedia feature.
You would find a couple of sensors on this smartphone like G-Sensor, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor. Micromax MAd is fuelled by an 1800mAH Li-Ion battery, which claims up to 150 hours of stand-by and up to 5 hours of talk time. The buyer of this smartphone will get many pre-installed applications and games including BBM, Opera, Spuul, Hike, Kingsoft Office, Dancing Bubbles, Bubble X Slice and many more. Some additional features on MAd A94 include Intuitive text input, Enhanced Application & Power Management and spell checker.
Micromax MAd A94 comes with a unique concept of paying the users for watching advertisements. This smartphone is available in the marketplace with a price tag of around Rs.6, 250. At this price tag, the offered hardware specifications like a 4.5-inch IPS display, a Quad Core Processor and 5 Megapixels rear & front facing camera is appreciable.
The Micromax MAd A94 faces a tough competition from the recently launched Moto E, which is available for Rs. 6, 999. Also, there have been various new smartphone launches in this price segment during the last few days, which offer tough rivalry to the Micromax MAd A94. But the pay for watching Ads concept on this smartphone makes it stand different from its competitors.
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