Low budget smartphones have gathered a strong spot in the Indian smartphone market, and with so many smartphones it is quite difficult for users to choose the best one. Such that the two new low budget smartphones Micromax Canvas Juice 2 and Redmi 2 are catching the eyes for the users. Let’s have a pinetop discussion as to which one is better and how.

Micromax Canvas Juice 2 vs Redmi 2

Display5 inch, 1280 x 720 pixels, 294 ppi4.7 inch, 720 x 1280 pixels, 312 ppi
Processor & RAM1.3 GHz Quad Core Processor, Mediatek MT6582M, 2GB RAM1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916, 1GB RAM
Camera8mp primary,2mp front camera with Autofocus8mp primary camera, 2mp front camera with LED flash
OS & MemoryAndroid OS, v5.0 (Lollipop), 8GB of memoryAndroid OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat), MI UI 6.0, 8GB of memory
PriceINR 7,781INR 6,999

Display & design:

You can see that canvas juice 2 comes with a larger screen but less screen resolution. Whereas Redmi do have a small screen but has 6.12% higher screen resolution than Micromax Canvas Juice 2.

So a Less screen size can go well but a big screen less resolution does create hassle.

Processor & RAM:

Micromax Canvas bags on this forum as it has got a faster processor; it is powered by a greater speed of 1.3GHz whereas Redmi 2 has got a speed of 1.2GHz. Looking for the RAM then MicromaxCanvas  Juice 2 has a got 2GB of RAM and Redmi 2 has just got 1GB of RAM.

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If someone is looking for a fast pace smartphone then Micromax Canvas Juice 2 is a much better choice any day.

Battery &Connectivity:

Micromax  Canvas Juice 2 comes with a battery of 3000mAh whereas Redmi 2 comes with 2200mAh battery. So Micromax Canvas Juice 2 is more battery efficient and will last longer, connectivity for these two if we see then Redmi 2 has got 4G connectivity which is fast whereas Micromax lacks this 4G connectivity.

Both has good connectivity options and has a good battery life. Micromaxdo consume some smart points because of the battery.

OS & Memory:

Both the devices run on Android, but different versions. Micromax Canvas Juice 2 runs on version 5 (Lollipop) whereas Redmi 2 runs on version 4.4.4 KitKat, MIUI 6.0.

Both the devices are good in terms of the Operating system and memory.


Micromax Canvas Juice 2 and Redmi 2 both the devices have the same camera qualities. They both feature 8mp primary camera and a 2mp front camera comes with Autofocus and a simple flash and Redmi sports a good LED flash.

Both the devices are good with the camera output and are good for clicking selfies and video calling.

On an  overall view both the devices are smart and are worth the prices they are offered at, Micromax Juice 2 is a little higher in price as compared to Redmi 2. Since Xiaomi as a company is not being sure of its products in India so Micromax Canvas Juice 2 is a better choice.