In India, the sale of Micromax In 1b has been delayed due to a logistics issue. For the first time today, November 26, the smartphone was due to go on sale in the country. However, the phone will not be available for purchase immediately as per the Micromax announcement. Earlier this month, the Micromax In Note 1 launched in the country alongside the Micromax In 1b. The two new phones are part of the company’s new “In” series, aimed at countering Chinese brands such as Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi.
Micromax has informed Gadgets 360 that due to a logistics issue, it is postponing the sale of the Micromax In 1b. To announce the delay in selling the new smartphone, company co-founder Rahul Sharma also took to Twitter. However, the company has not shared a new sale date.
The Micromax In 1b had already been announced to go on sale via Flipkart and the Micromax site in the country on Thursday, November 26. The phone launched alongside the Micromax In Note 1 which made its first sale earlier this week and will be available for purchase next Tuesday, December 1.
Micromax In 1b price in India
In India, the price of Micromax In 1b starts at Rs. 6,999 for the storage variant of 2GB RAM + 32GB. The phone also comes with a 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option priced at Rs. 7,999. Additionally, the phone is available in blue, green and purple color options.
Micromax In 1b specifications
The Dual SIM (Nano) Micromax In 1b runs on 10GB Android edition with stock experience. It also has a 6.52-inch HD + display with a 20: 9 aspect ratio. The phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio G35 SoC, paired with up to RAM of 4GB. In terms of optics, there’s a dual rear camera setup that houses a primary sensor of 13-megapixel and a secondary sensor of 2-megapixel. The handset also includes an 8 megapixel camera sensor on the front.
Micromax provided expandable internal storage of up to 64 GB via a microSD card (up to 128 GB). Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, a micro-USB port, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS and Wi-Fi. For wired audio connectivity, there is also a 3.5mm headphone jack. In addition, the phone packs a battery of 5000mAh and weighs 188 grams.