Last year, Maxx released a dual SIM touch screen handset Maestro MT255, which came with various interesting characteristics. Sporting a large display, the slim, smart handset is a combination of multimedia, entertainment and social networking features. Maestro comes with rear as well as front camera and ropes in various instant messengers. It has the dual SIM feature that suits most of the Indian consumers, where they can use two networks or two numbers to manage their personal and work life separately. In fact, it becomes an added advantage for frequent travelers.
Screen gives wide vivid and clear contents while its user interface is user friendly and looks attractive. Maestro has large speakers on its back, which generates great sound. Rear camera captures clear and quality images but the front camera is poor. Call quality and signal reception is fine. It doesn’t not create any problem in making/receiving calls or sending/receiving messages.
The handset has a 3.2-inch TFT full touch screen, 2-megapixel rear camera with digital zoom that captures images at 1600×120 pixels and front VGA camera with 640×480 Pixels. You cannot do much except storing 1000 phonebook entries and 500 messages with its internal memory, but it has a memory slot that supports micro SD cards up to 16 GB. Connectivity and sharing options include, Bluetooth, USB port while GPRS provides access to the internet. With Li-ion 1000 mAH battery, the phone gives a talk time of 4 hours and standby time of up to 450 hours. Apart from that, it runs on GSM 900 / 1800 MHz network frequency.
MT255 comes with exclusive features like EBook reader, SNS applications and supports multiple languages. It comes preloaded with instant messengers including eBuddy, Nimbuzz and Bolt. All these messengers give you the access to chat windows of Facebook, MSN, Yahoo and many more. It features an interesting application called King movie app, which can compress the actual video size to 1/10th without making any difference to audio or video quality.
Looking on the list of preinstalled apps, there is no need to tell you that this is a Java enabled phone and you can download a number of other Java based games or applications. Multimedia options include audio/video player and FM radio. The handset comes with PC synchronizing software called mySync and anti-theft tracker. Other useful programs include image viewer, call/voice recorder, desktop widgets and many more. Call blacklist allows you to block a number to stop receiving call or messages from that
This touch bar phone has dimensions of 111MM x 53.5MM x 13.2MM and weighs 65.8g. Looking at its weight, there is no need to tell you that it is very lightweight and is very easy to carry as well as use. It has a metallic finishing case that looks stylish and trendy. There are dedicated keys for camera and volume control on the sides while at the bottom you will find a 3.5 mm audio jack.
The phone is available in black and grey colors at a price tag of Rs. 3,690.
Looking at its features and price, we can say that the handset gives true value for money. This full touch screen phone looks stylish and can suit your personality. Free Reebok shoes add more value to the device and are an extra benefit for the buyers. Overall, this is a touch screen dual SIM phone that offers latest applications, great functionality and excellent features.