Finally after a long delay, Micromax has launched its Canvas 5 smartphone in India which comes at a price point of Rs. 11,999/-. At this price point Micromax Canvas 5 can give some series competition to already available Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen, Xiomi Mi 4i and recently launched Samsung Galaxy On Series.
Micormax Canvas 5 features a 5.2 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and has a pixel density of 423 ppi. It runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) operating system and under the hood it is having a 64-bit MediaTek MT6753 Octa Core chipset clocked at 1.3GHz coupled with 3GB of DDR3 Ram.
Coming to the storage, Canvas 5 offers 16GB of internal memory which is expandable upto 64GB using microSD card. It has 13 Megapixel rear camera with LED whereas on the front side it is having a 5 Megapixel camera which also has flash for low light conditions.
Micromax Canvas 5 has dual SIM slots, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Micro USB port, 3.5 mm audio jack and it also packs a bunch of sensors like light sensor, gravity sensor magnetic sensor and proximity sensor.
This handset packs a 2900 mAh non user removable battery which Micromax claims can provide upto 10 hours of talk time and upto 275 hours of standby time.