Micromax has launched its new addition to the Canvas portfolio, Canvas 5 at a price of Rs 11,999. It will be available to purchase in stores from Wednesday in Space Grey and Tan Brown colour variants.
The new smartphone comes with a 5.2 inch FHD IPS display with 1080*1920 pixel resolution with 2.5D Curved Touch Panel and protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 coating.
It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor clocked at 1.3GHz, coupled with 3GB of RAM and Mali-T720 MP2 GPU.
It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box, though the company has promised an Android 6.0 Marshmallow update soon.
The Micromax Canvas 5 sports a 13MP rear autofocus camera with LED flash, while there is a secondary 5MP front-facing camera also on board. It has 16 GB of internal storage capacity which is expandable up to 64GB using a microSD card.
Connectivity options include 3G, Wi-Fi, GPRS/ EDGE, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, Bluetooth options, and supports Indian 4G LTE bands (LTE FDD 850MHz/1800MHz and TDD 2300MHz) as well.
It features an ambient light sensor, gravity sensor, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. The Canvas 5 is juiced by a non-removable 2900mAh battery, which is claims to deliver up to 10 hours of talk-time, and up to 275 hours of standby time.
Micromax will also be offering a 7-day doorstep service policy, and Airtel Double Data offer.
Earlier the company launched its Canvas Lapbook for Rs 13,999 on Snapdeal.
Micromax Canvas Lapbook features Intel Quad Core Atom Processor (upto 1.83GHz), dual speakers, 5000 mAh battery, 11.6-inch HD IPS display, 32GB inbuilt storage expandable up to 64GB, a 7-day on-site service, pre-bundled Windows 10, etc.