Micromax Launches Affordable Smartphone Bharat 5; Will Compete With Redmi 5A

02 December, 2017, 00:25 | Author: Delbert Rhodes
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In fact, the company is all set to launch two more smartphones of the same caliber and the same series, namely Bharat 5 Plus and Bharat 5 Pro that will come up in the next two months.An average of 6 million Bharat-Series smartphones is expected to be by March 2018.

Indian brand Micromax on Friday (1 December) launched its new affordable smartphone Bharat 5 in India.

At this price point, the Bharat 5 will be taking on the like of the new Redmi 5A. The Micromax Bharat 5 has a MediaTek chipset but the company has not specified the model number. The Bharat 5 launched today with the tagline "Power of 5" as it highlights a 5000mAh battery, 5-megapixel rear and front cameras at Rs 5,555.

RAM & Storage of Micromax Bharat 5 Smartphone - Coming to RAM and storage of Bharat 5 smartphone, the phone comes with 1GB RAM. the internal storage of the phone is 16GB. Apparently, the battery is a major deciding factor in the budget smartphone market, and it's nice to see that Micromax has got it right. On the front you get the same 5MP sensor with LED flash.

The Micromax Bharat 5 has been priced at Rs.5,555 in India and will go on sale across retail stores across the country soon.

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Bharat 5 comes with a 5.2-inch display with full HD resolution. The device boots Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box, and there won't be any upgrade to Android Oreo in the near future. The smartphone will be available in 16GB and 32GB internal storage variants, and can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.

However, Xiaomi is also giving a Rs 1,000 discount on the first 50 lakh Redmi 5A phones it sells, bringing down the price to effectively Rs 4,999 and 5,999.

Battery & Other Features of Micromax Bharat 5 Smartphone - The battery of Bharat 5 smartphone comes with a 5000mAh battery. The phone is similar in design to its predecessors - Bharat 3 and 4.

This phone runs on Android (Nougat) OS and offers connectivity options of 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, FM and Global Positioning System.

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