Published On: , Wed, Dec 19th, 2012

Micromax A57 Ninja 3.0 Review


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Micromax A57 Ninja 3.0
Price in India :   4799 Approx
Micromax’s latest presentation, A57 Ninja 3.0 comes integrated with some amazing and spectacular features. Designed and invented keeping in mind the mid-income consumers, this new mobile phone is sure to attract the customers and expected to gain high sales growth.

• Affordable
• Fast processor
• Good touchscreen
• Good loud speaker sound


• No front camera
• Low internal space
• No flash for the camera


Successor to Ninja 2 A56, A57 Ninja 3.0 is the new brand mobile phone from the Indian based mobile maker, Micromax and the latest addition to the series. Flexible, fast and agile are the words to describe this new handset from Micromax. With A57 Ninja 3.0, escape the burden of slow handsets and experience the life in fast lane.

Operated on Android OS, the new addition to the Ninja series is a phone that does comes at an affordable price range and offers multiple features that we hardly get in such mid-range mobile phones. Also, this new handset comes enabled with dual-SIM, which means users can use 2 GSM+GSM SIMs, one for their personal use and other for their professional contacts.


Compared to Ninja 1 and 2, the A57 Ninja 3.0 has been blessed with more curvy edges and splendid built quality. With dimensions of 116 x 62 x 11.5 mm and possessing 93.8 grams weight, A57 seems to look thin, slender and light weighted cellular device. It comes with 3 touch sensitive button (Back, Home and Settings) placed just below its 3.5 inches TFT touchscreen. The back portion is provided with Micromax badge and below it users can locate the speaker out. Also, its 3MP camera has been integrated at top middle at rear portion.

A volume rocker has been placed at the left side and power button takes down its position on the right. Though looks are pretty enough to attract the on-lookers but does a new age phone is all about design and comfort?


Micromax A57 Ninja 3.0 is powered with 1GHZ processor and integrated with Adreno 200 GPU. This means users can experience high speed multitasking and navigation through the Menu. Also, the gravity sensor available on the phone facilitates the users to play games and rotate the screen as game controller. Available with 512 MB RAM and 256 MB ROM, Ninja 3.0 is a good device to execute various tasks on a phone.

Though it comes with 150MB internal space, users can expand the storage capacity up to 32GB via microSD card. The phone has been provided with 3.5 inches TFT capacitive touchscreen, which id tough not protected with any corning gorilla glass. Also, it comes with Li-Ion 1400 mAh rating battery that can last up to 145 hours and offer talk time up to 4 hours.


With Micromax A57 Ninja 3.0 experience blazing fast application performance and enjoy seamless multitasking. For those, who have a heart for games, with A57 Ninja 3.0 at your hand, you are sure to have an immersive gaming experience. Integrated with 1GHZ processor, the device is best known for producing realistic graphics. The phone runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS, which is quite amazing. Samsung Galaxy Duos B5512 came with the same processor but at higher price but A57 Ninja 3.0 offers the same camera quality, processor speed and OS at a lower price.

Some other features that make this phone a must have in your list are:

  • Includes GPS, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
  • Available with Proximity and Gravity sensors
  • Does support 3.5mm ear jack and USB V2.0
  • Comes integrated with hookup, m!zone, m!store and Facebook apps


Verdict With Micromax A57 Ninja 3.0 Review, it is clearly understood that it is a replacement of the Micromax A50 model. Though it is far better than A50 and A56 but still there are certain things that might hamper its marketability. But with features matching the Samsung Duos and price that suits the pocket of midrange consumers, A57 Ninja 3.0 is a great phone to carry. The Micromax A57 Ninja 3.0 Price in India is around INR 4,799.

  • General
    Opearing Frequency
    GSM 900 / 1800 / WCDMA 2100 MHz | GSM 900 / 1800 MHz
    Dual Sim
    Yes, Dual SIM, Dual Standby
    Yes, HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
  • Body
    116x62x11.5 MM
    95 G
    Form Factor
    Touch Bar
  • Display
    3.5 inches (8.9 cms), HVGA TFT Capacitive Multi-Touchscreen, 262K Colors
    Micromax A57 Ninja 3 has a display size of 320 x 480 px
    Touch Screen
    Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen
  • Camera
    Mega Pixel
    Yes, 3.0 Mega Pixels, CMOS Camera
    2048 x 1536 Pixels
    Yes, 4x Digital Zoom
    Video Recording
  • Audio & Video
    Audio jack
    Radio/ FM
    Yes, FM Radio
    Video Player
    Yes, Video Formats : MP4, H.263, H.264, WMV
  • Features
    OS/ Version
    Android OS, v2.3.5 (Gingerbread)
    CPU/ Processor
    Yes, 1 GHz Processor
    Yes, WAP 2.0 and Google Browser
    Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
    Internal Memory
    Yes, Internal Memory : 512 MB ROM, 256 MB RAM
    Expendable Memory
    Yes, Up to 32 GB
    Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, etc.
  • Connectivity
    Yes, v2.1 with A2DP
    Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
    Yes, USB 2.0
    Yes, Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
    Yes, Class 12
  • Battery
    Type/ Model
    1400 mAH
    Standby Time
    Up to 145 hours
    Talk Time
    Up to 4.5 hours
  • Messaging
    Yes, Threaded View

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Laique Khan

- He Thought of Becoming a Management Executive in some firm, But Laique’s early exposure to Games made him took a job for creating Reviews and Articles on Latest Video Games. A Gamer himself, he entered our Bandwagon and made Gaming a core part of our Work.