The company’s first dual camera series smartphone, which will retail at a price of Rs 24,999 and only be available in Gold colour for now, will come with a 5.5-inch FHD display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
The Micromax Dual 5 comes powered with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor fused with 4GB of RAM. The Android 6.0 Marshmallow-running Dual 5 comes with 128GB of internal storage expandable upto 128GB.
In terms of optics, the Micromax Dual 5 comes with two 13-megapixel Sony IMX258 sensors on the back -- one for monochrome light and the other for RGB (colour) featuring an f/1.8 aperture. The Micromax Dual 5 camera also captures video at 4K UHD resolution, while the company is touting 3D video functionality thanks to the dual rear cameras.
On the front, the Micromax Dual 5 sports another 13-megapixel camera, with a 1.12-micron pixel Sony IMX258 sensor. It bears an f/2.0 aperture and features a soft selfie flash module. Other front camera features include an integrated SmartBeauty mode, gesture control, and a GIF maker.
- Display: 5.5-inch display with Corning Gornilla Glass 3
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
- RAM: 4GB RAM
- Front camera: 13-megapixel front shooter
- Rear camera: 13-megapixel + 13-megapixel dual rear cameras with LED flash
- Battery: 3,200 mAh
- Operating system:
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth module
- Price: Rs 24,999
- Availability: Flipkart and other offline stores
The Micromax Dual 5, which will draw power from a 3,200 mAh battery that supports Quick Charge, will come with a fingerprint sensor and a dedicated customisable key for quick actions. Micromax claimed that only 10 minutes of charging the phone will give it juice for 4 hours. The customisable button can be set as a quick launch button for Camera and other actions.
In terms of security, the phone will come with a military grade independent security chip for safer passwords. The security features of the phone also makes it ‘theft-proof’. The company claims that the phone will not shut down once a wrong PIN is entered too many times and if the right PIN is not entered in a hour, it will wipe all the data on the phone.
Micromax also claims that the phone will come with an anti-snoop mode. If someone enters a wrong PIN, then the camera takes a photo of the person and notifies the owner of the phone, the company said.
Further, the phone comes with a secure vault where the user can store his or her private files. Other features incldude an IR blaster, app freezer to restrict background apps and VoLTE support.