Micromax launches Canvas Lite 5 series with in India; price, specifications
Micromax launches Canvas Lite 5 series with in India; price, specificationsMicromax Official site

Home-bred smartphone maker, Micromax launched the new budget handset dubbed as the Canvas 5 Lite in India on September 24.

The new Micromax Canvas 5 Lite  flaunts faux leather cover on the back with metal frame around the corners.

On the front, it sports a 5.0-inch HD IPS screen with 1280x720p resolutions. Under the hood, it comes packed with MediaTek quad-core 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, an 8MP primary camera, a 5MP snapper on the front and a 2,000mAh battery, which can keep the phone running for close to 150 hours under standby mode.

The new Canvas 5 Lite is available exclusively on Snapdeal for Rs. 6,499. The company has also unveiled a special edition model with Maple wood finish cover on the back and 3GB RAM. It can be grabbed for 7,999 on the same aforementioned e-commerce site.


The new Micromax Canvas 5 Lite series will be up against the popular brands such as Xiaomi Redmi 3S series, Moto G4 Play, Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus and newly released Moto E3 Power, among others.

Key specifications of Micromax Canvas Lite 5:

Model Micromax Canvas Lite 5
Display 5.0-inch HD (1280x720p) IPS screen
  • Pixel density: 294 ppi (pixels per inch)
OS Android 5.1 Lollipop
Processor 1.3GHz MediaTek quad-core CPU
RAM 2GB RAMSpecial edition: 3GB
Storage capacity 16GB, expandable up to 32GB
  • Main: 8MP camera with LED flash, autofocus
  • Front: 5MP camera
Battery 2,000mAh;
  • Talk time: up to 5 hours
  • Standby mode: close to 150 hours
Network 4G-LTE with VoLTE (Voice-over-LTE)
Add-ons Dual-SIM slots, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, FM radio, faux leather cover, micro USB port, 3.5mm audio jack
Dimensions 119.58 x 65.44 x 1.75 mm
Weight 125 g
Colours Slate Grey and Brown
  • Regular model: Rs. 6,499
  • Special Maple wood finish model: Rs. 7,999