As expected, Micromax has launched Dual 5 smartphone, the company’s latest handset in the new Dual series with dual 13-megapixel rear Sony sensors. Here are the Micromax Dual 5 details.
The smartphone Micromax launched today is ready to revolutionize photography with its dual 13MP camera setup on the back, comes with a monochrome lens for capturing and other with RGB lens. It also combines both the shots to create a perfect image. While the secondary sensor offers background blur, which has f/1.8 aperture. The same 13-megapixel sensor found on its front-facing, that too equipped with a soft LED flash for selfies.
Other than that, the Dual 5 smartphone features a 5.5-inch 1080p AMOLED display incorporated by an ultra thin bezels, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 processor, 4GB of RAM memory and has a metal unibody design. The battery package the new Micromax’s Dual 5 smartphone comes with a 3200mAh capacity unit with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 – promises to deliver up to 0 to 95% charge in just 45 minutes, with an intelligent power saving mode.
Rest of the hardware keys includes a customizable button on the left side of the smartphone that lets you assign function to it and the power button acts as a panic button. There’s still a fingerprint sensor on the back, Micromax says that it has a dedicated chip for EAL5 security and is theft proof.
Micromax Dual 5 Specifications [Brief]
- 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD AMOLED display with 100% NTSC color gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
- Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 processor (Quad 1.8GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.2GHz A53 CPUs) with Adreno 510 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR3 RAM, 128GB internal storage, expandable memory via microSD
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / micro)
- 13MP (monochrome) + 13MP (RGB) rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, Sony sensors, 4K video recording
- 13MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size, soft selfie flash, Sony sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- Fingerprint sensor Infrared sensor
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4/5 GHz),Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type C
- 3200mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0
Micromax Dual 5 Price & Release Date
The smartphone comes in Gold color and will become available from April 10th via Flipkart, Micromax Store and offline stores across India at Rs. 24,999. Buyers will also get a 1 year replacement warranty with the Micromax Care App on the smartphone. Soon, Micromax is also planning to launch smaller Dual 4 in the Dual series in the near future.
Commenting on the launch, Rahul Sharma, Co-Founder, Micromax Informatics, said:
From the very onset, every step and move Micromax has made, is about simplifying the lives and needs of our consumers by bringing seamless smartphone experiences for them through a secure connected eco-system. India is a market where people buy smartphones across price segments, both affordable and premium. We perceive that the trend for dual cameras is bound to grow with camera being an important consideration for consumers when buying a smartphone. With the launch of our Dual series, we are bringing advanced camera technologies to a larger set of consumers. The new smartphones truly manifest our in-depth R&D, design expertise and manufacturing ability. This is a smartphone made for India, by India.
As smartphones become the most important element of consumer landscape in India, our entry into the premium segment aims to further simplify the eco-system with a combination of hardware, software services, digital payments, customer service and more. We aim to increase our ASP by 20% in the year to come with new launches planned in Rs. 10K+, Rs. 15k+ and Rs 20K+ category.
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