It has an expandable memory option of upto 8 gb, microsd. The phone has a bar shaped design. Sim card supported is dual sim, gsm + gsm. There is a alphanumeric keypad. The handset measures height=124.8mm, width=53mm, thickness=15.9mm and is relatively heavy at 260 g.
The phone has a 2.4 inches tft display. Resolution of the screen is qvga, 320 x 240 pixels and it can show 76 k colors. Pixel Density of the display is ~ 200ppi.
Micromax X281 has a camera with 0.3 megapixel resolution. Video recording is supported by this phone.
This phone has a 2800 mah battery. It has a standby time of 545 hrs (2g) and a talk time of 11 hrs (2g). Connectivity features of the phone are usb connectivity, bluetooth: v3.
Micromax X281 offers features like call memory, sms memory: 50. Other features include multi-task.