Micromax: Van Gogh X450
India’s largest domestic handset maker, Micromax today showcased its latest offering in the mobile phone segment. The newly launched device is called the Van Gogh X450. Looking at the uninspiring design, I wonder what possible connection it could have to the the legendary Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh.
According to the company, the stylish phone integrates a Bluetooth hands-free headset in its design. Which means that you can place the hands-free in the docking port on the back of the phone. The device features a 2.6 TFT screen, 2 megapixel camera, 8 GB card support, and a 3.5 mm audio jack. You also get a swappable back panel to change the look of your device. Additionally, it comes pre-installed with the Opera Mini web browser and instant messaging support for Facebook, Yahoo!, and MSN through eBuddy. The battery is said to be 1000 mAh.
Priced at an affordable Rs 3499, the Van Gogh X450 is likely to heat up the low-end mobile segment.
Micromax has announced the world’s first mobile with a dockable bluetooth headset dubbed as Van Gogh aka Micromax X450, the device supports a yellow back panel – drawing on from dutch painter Van Gogh’s painting sunflowers.
According to the KnowYourMobile, the Micromax X450 comes in a bar style form and supports a dual GSM band. Sporting a screen size of 6.1 cms, Micromax X450 comes in the dimensions of 116.7x52x20.3mm.It also comes equipped with dual speakers and FM radio.
In addition Micromax Van Gogh also comes packed with video player and recorder. It’s sharing options, like GPRS and bluetooth enable you to share pictures with family and friends anytime and anywhere.
The handset equipped with a 2 Mega-Pixel Camera, supports video player and recorder, FM radio, Messaging and games. Its preloaded with opera mini web browser and e-buddy Mobile Messenger for fast mobile Internet and best social networking experience. VanGough also comes with a document reader, Micro-USB (5 Pin) and a phonebook memory of 250 per SIM and SMS memory of 150. Supported with 8GB expandable memory to store in all your favorite songs, family pictures and vacation videos.
The Van Gogh X450 comes equipped with a standard battery life of 1000 mAh and offers talk time of upto 4 hours and standby time upto 13 days.
Micromax Van Gogh joins Micromax X235 world’s first mobile with remote control for AC/TV and DVD and G4 Gamolution, world’s first mobile with motion sensor gaming console.
The Micromax Van Gogh comes with a unique dockable bluetooth handset. Practically invisible, this self charging bluetooth headset seamlessly blends in with the make of the phone. With Micromax Van Gogh mobile users can now enjoy the bluetooth headset hassle free:
- No more losing or misplacing the bluetooth headset
- No extra charger/charging for the Bluetooth headset
- Instant connectivity with 1st time pairing
How to pair your phone with Van Gogh
Pairing the phone with Van Gogh is quite easy. Once you get the device press down the call button on the device’s earpiece and until the LED blinks red and blue.
Now select menu and then Bluetooth followed by BT search and connect.
Once connected you will be able to see a Bluetooth icon appear on the top of the phone screen.