Indian smartphone manufacturer Micromax today unveiled the latest addition to the Canvas Fire-series, the Canvas Fire 5. The device has been priced at Rs. 6,199. It will be available in Champagne, Grey, and Silver colors. The device comes with a 5.5 inch HD IPS display and a 1.3 GHz Quad Core MediaTek Processor.
Micromax Canvas Fire 5 Specifications
The Micromax Canvas Fire 5 runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The device features a 5.5 inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display with a pixel density of ~267 PPI.
The Micromax Canvas Fire 5 is powered by a 1.3 GHz Quad Core MediaTek Processor along with 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. The internal storage can be expanded up to 64 GB via microSD card.
Mr Shubhajit Sen, Chief Marketing Officer, Micromax Informatics said, “In India, with the fast growing internet penetration and access to affordable big screen smartphones, digital music consumption is witnessing a steep rise. About 80% of the consumers watch videos on their mobile devices at least once every 2-3 days, with more than half opting to watch them daily. With youth spending a fifth of their digital media time on audio and video entertainment it is clear that consumers today are seeking sound and music functionality from their smartphones. The new Canvas Fire 5 is specifically designed for such audience to make it easy for them to store, carry and listen to good quality music anytime and anywhere at a wallet friendly price,”
The Micromax Canvas Fire 5 features an 8 MP primary camera along with a 5 MP front camera for selfies. The device comes with dual front audio speakers and Aura 3D Sound technology to provide a realistic surround sound experience to the user.
The device is powered by a 2,500mAh battery. On the connectivity front, the dual SIM device includes 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0.
Pricing and Availability
The Micromax Canvas Fire 5 has been priced at Rs. 6,199 and will be available in Champagne, Grey and Silver color options. It comes with 6 months of free Gaana Plus music streaming, with unlimited downloads for offline listening.