The handset comes with a polycarbonate design with a metal or silver coated plastic ring on the sides and a 5-inch IPS touchscreen on the front.

Canvas Magnus A117 runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad core processor. Magnus A117 packs in a 12MP rear lens with LED flash and a 2MP webcam. The phone features 4GB internal memory which can be expanded 32GB microSD card support. The phone also comes with a 2000 mAh battery.

Micromax recently announced that it has roped in Hugh Jackman as its brand ambassador. "I am extremely thrilled and honoured to be part of the Micromax family. I am a lover of India as it is one of the most exciting countries in the world and we also share our love for cricket," Jackman said.

Jackman is known for films like "Les Miserables", "The Wolverine" and "Prisoners". His association with Micromax will start with its new smartphone Canvas Turbo, which will be launched in India soon.