Micromax Canvas 5 Lite Launched with 2GB RAM at Rs 6,499

The smartphone category is continuously evolving as well as modifying the preference of consumers. People now expect top-of-line performance, 4G connectivity, premium design and modern styling phones all suited in the budget segment.

Keeping in mind all these aspects Micromax, the India’s second largest smartphone brand has launched Canvas 5 Lite – a no compromise, all-in-one phone. The company is very well-known to deliver smartphones that combine superior performance with contemporary styling at affordable costs. Priced at Rs. 6,499 the latest phone is now available exclusively on Snapdeal for the purchase. The Canvas 5 Lite is available in slate grey and brown colours. In addition, the phone offers a leather cover finish on the back and sports a metal ring around the rear camera.

The Canvas 5 Lite is successor to Canvas 5 Smartphone. After a period of 9 months, Micromax mobiles has unveiled this special ‘Lite’ variant.

Micromax Canvas 5 Lite Specifications & Features

The latest mobile comes with a gorgeous 5-inch IPS HD display that flaunts a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The Canvas 5 Lite is powered by a Mediatek SoC (MTK6735P) quad-core 1.0GHz processor. Under the hood the phone runs Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system. The mobile is backed by 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. But it doesn’t support expandable storage.

The Canvas 5 Lite has an amazing camera of 8-megapixel with flash and auto-focus. You can find a a 5-megapixel front facing camera equipped for selfies. The 2000mAh battery promises to deliver up to 5 hours of talk time and up to 150 hours of standby time.

Connectivity Options

The latest Micromax phone is a 4G VOLTE mobile that supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, FM Radio, 3.5mm audio jack and microUSB port for charging and data transfer.


Micromax Canvas 5 Lite faces a direct competition from many budget mobile phones at this price. Some of them include the Lenovo Vibe K5 and Coolpad Note 3 Lite. Both the phones have slightly better hardware, especially in terms of camera and battery at a very affordable value.

6.0 Awesome

Solid and Sleek Design
Good Performance
Excellent Display Quality
Lag-Free Performance
2 GB RAM give fluid Multi-tasking
Average Camera Quality
Mediocre Battery Capacity

  • Display 7
  • Design 7
  • Performance 7
  • Camera 4
  • Battery 5
  • RAM 6
  • User Ratings (1 Votes) 9.1

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  • Rahul Singh

    In terms of specifications, Micromax Canvas 5 Lite features a 5-inch HD display with 720×1280 pixel resolution. The smartphone runs Andorid 5.1 Lollipop operating system and is powered by a 1GHz quad-core MediTek processor.