Micromax launched its slimmest smartphone under Canvas series named as Canvas Sliver 5. The smartphone is powered by 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 410 processor with Adreno 306 GPU. It has 4.8-inch AMOLED Full HD display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection with 1280×720 pixels. It comes with 2GB of RAM with 16GB internal memory which is non-expandable. It is slimmest smartphone by Micromax as it has 5.1mm thickness and weighs around 97 grams.
The Canvas Sliver 5 sports 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, Sony IMX219 sensor and 5MP camera. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS. Connectivity options include 4G LTE/ 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. It packs with 2000mAh battery capacity. It comes with NXP Smart PA audio chip and Dirac HD audio technology for an enhanced audio experience.
Commenting on the launch, Vineet Taneja, CEO, Micromax Informatics, 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.
We are also strengthening our promise of offering great service to millions of Micromax consumers across the country. With Canvas Sliver 5, we are introducing a new challenge for ourselves to build on our commitment for service excellence by offering a 7 day doorstep service policy.
The Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 will be available in Black and White colours for Rs. 17,999. It will be available through online and retail stores across India by the first week of July. Micromax is also giving onsite Service support. It also comes with double data offer for Airtel customers for 3 months. Check out hands on video of Micromax Canvas Sliver 5.
Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 specifications are
Processor: 1.2GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 410
GPU: Adreno 306
Display: 4.8-inch AMOLED Full HD Lamination with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, 1280×720 pixels
RAM: 2GB DDR3
Memory: 16GB internal
Camera: Rear 8MP with LED flash, Sony IMX219 sensor, 4P Largan Lens, 1080p video recording/ Front 5MP