The Canvas Tab P690 sports 8-inch HD (1280 x 800 pixels) display and runs on a 1.8 Ghz quad-core 4th gen Intel Atom processor coupled with 1GB RAM. The device comes with 8GB internal memory which can be expanded upto 32GB via microSD cards.

The device runs Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box and is upgradable to Android Lollipop. It sports a 5MP rear camera and a 2MP front-facing snapper.

Powered by a 4000 mAh battery, Micromax claims to offer a battery life of more than 180 hours on stand-by mode. On connectivity front, Tab P690  supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and USB. The tablet comes with preloaded with Facebook, Saavn, NewsHunt, Swift Key and WPS Office.

Micromax ranks among the top 10 global handset vendors with 1.8 percent market share during the January-March quarter, according to research firm Gartner.