Micromax is surely the most popular Indian brand among users. The company is known for delivering some awesome phones at a very reasonable price. If we talk about the facts, Micromax is now world’s 10th largest mobile phone vendor. The company today announced the launch of its latest flagship phone, Canvas Sliver 5. The phone is mere 5.1 mm thick and weighs only 97 grams.
Key Specs of Micromax Canvas Sliver 5:
- End to End 5.1mm slim
- 97 grams
- 4G LTE Enabled
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 1.2GHz Quad Core
- Glass and Metal Body fortified with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- 8-inch HD AMOLED display
- Dirac HD sound and NXP Smart Power Amplifier -louder sound and deeper bass
- Android Lollipop 5.0
- 8MP AF rear camera and 5MP FF front camera
- 2000 mAh battery; Talk Time- 8hrs and stand-by of 344 Hours
- 16 GB ROM
- Sensors- Light Sensor, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Magnetic Sensor and Accelerometer Sensor
- Applications: Scandid, Swiftkey, Hotstar, Quikr, Cleanmaster, Snapdeal, and many more
The phone features a metallic frame which is specially made from aircraft grade aluminium. Micromax has tried its best to come up with the slimmest phone possible and the result is stunning. The phone looks like a premium device and boasts of a Dirac HD sound and NXP Smart Power Amplifier for offering excellent sound quality.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics Pvt. Ltd. said, “At Micromax, we have been consistently working on the design language of our devices to align them with the evolving needs of new-age consumers, and addressing them before anyone else in the eco-system. The Canvas Sliver 5 is a testimony to this vision, bringing together the elements of unmatched design, style and performance in one device as a result of diligent efforts of our R&D team to find the perfect balance. Our association with Hugh Jackman for the smartphone truly embodies the aspirational and fearless persona of the brand Micromax.”
The phone is powered by a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad Core processor and a 2GB DDR3 RAM. The phone features a 4.8” HD display with 16 GB of internal storage. There is an 8 MP rear camera with Sony IMX219 sensor and a 5MP front camera for selfies. The phone runs on latest Android Lollipop 5.0n and supports 4G. It is backed up by a 2ooo mAh of battery.
The phone is priced at INR 17,999 and will come with a free 4G SIM and amazing double data from Airtel. It will be available from the last week of June 2015.