Published On: Mon, Feb 18th, 2013

Micromax Bolt A35 Review

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Micromax Bolt A35 Smartphone
Price in India :   3899
Highlights:
Micromax’s latest sensation Bolt A35 has carved a niche in the market by virtue of its user-friendly features and cost-effectiveness. The handset is a good blend of design, display and performance. With dual-SIM slot, users will definitely have some good experience with this phone.
Pros:

• Sturdy design
• Efficient performance
• Good display
• Dual SIM option

Cons:

• Below average camera
• No Flash With Camera
• Older version of android OS
• Slow data connectivity

Introduction

In the recent years, Micromax has developed a multitude of smartphones, which have received enthusiastic response the consumers. This time, the company is out with the all new Bolt A35, which is endowed with some potential features that can give a stiff competition to the other smartphones in the market. Bolt A35 is highly suitable for consumers within mid-income bracket.

DesignandFeel

The Bolt A35 has a dimension of 116x62x11.5 mm and weighs around 95g. Micromax A35 is made using excellent quality material and cutting-edge technology. It dons a 3.97-inches TFT capacitive touchscreen display with a screen resolution of 480 X 800 pixels. It is featured with elegant black color and rugged design. It is a touch bar phone with good build quality.

The latest from Micromax is integrated with a 2 megapixel rear camera having 1600x1200 pixels. It is featured with digital zoom, but there is no autofocus and LED flash. There is a secondary VGA camera of 0.3 MP having 640x480 pixels. You can enjoy video recording with this phone and it also supports multi format video player.

HardwareandPerformance

Bolt A35 is powered by 1 GHz processor, which helps in delivering decent performance. It is inherited 160MB of internal memory. Furthermore, the phone supports microSD memory up to 16GB. The newbie from Micromax runs on Android v2.3.5 Gingerbread operating system, which is not an upgraded one. From connectivity front, it supports GPRS, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.

It is quite impressive that the phone comes with Flash transfer feature that allows users to share apps, games, images, videos, songs & many more with just a swipe. With Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery, the handset is quite efficient as well and offers a talk-time of 4.5 hours. Equipped with 3.5 mm audio jack, the users can enjoy music with headset in this gadget.

MicromaxBoltA35Features

Micromax phones are always packed with some good features, which help them in garnering buyers in the market. Owing to their endeavor to capture goodwill among the consumers, Micromax has inculcated all the essential features on this phone. The key features of Bolt A35 are as follows:

  • 4.0 inches screen size
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
  • Micro USB Port
  • Multi format music player
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • FM radio

FinalVerdict

Verdict The overall Bolt A35 Review says that it is a decent handset with some good features. Micromax A35 is worth buying for those who are looking for a low-priced handset with advanced functions. Micromax Bolt A35 Price in India is around INR 3899, which is very budget-friendly. At such a low price tag with some updated features, you will never be at loss if you opt to purchase this handset.

TechnicalSpecifications
  • General
    Opearing Frequency
    GSM 900 / 1800 MHz | GSM 900 / 1800 MHz
    Dual Sim
    Yes, Dual SIM (GSM+GSM), Dual Standby
    3G
    No
  • Body
    Dimensions
    116x62x11.5 mm
    Weight
    95g
    Form Factor
    Touch Bar
  • Display
    Color
    TFT Capacitive Touchscreen
    Size
    4.0 inch
    Touch Screen
     Capacitive Touchscreen
  • Camera
    Mega Pixel
    2.0 MP Camera
    Resolution
    1600x1200 Pixels
    Zoom
    Digital Zoom
    Video
    Yes
    Video Recording
    Yes
  • Audio & Video
    Speaker
    Yes
    Audio jack
    3.5mm Audio Jack
    Radio/ FM
    Yes
    Video Player
    Multi Format Video Player
  • Features
    OS/ Version
    Android OS, v2.3.5 (Gingerbread)
    CPU/ Processor
    1 GHz Processor
    Browser
    WAP 2.0/HTML
    GPS
    No
    Messaging
    Yes
    Internal Memory
    160MB
    Expendable Memory
    Yes, Up to 16 GB
    SNS
    Yes
  • Connectivity
    Bluetooth
    Yes, v2.1
    Wifi
     Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
    NFC
    No
    USB
    Yes
    GPRS
    Yes
    EDGE
    No
  • Battery
    Type/ Model
    Li-ion 1500 mAH
    Talk Time
    4.5 hours
  • Messaging
    SMS
    Yes
    MMS
    Yes
    Email
    Yes

About the Author

- A post-graduate in Mass Communication, he is professionally involved in writing tech reviews and articles & blogs. His aptitude for learning new technology has paved the way for him to write flair reviews and expert opinions on latest gadgets and providing crucial tech tips to the readers as well.