Micromax Canvas Silver 5 Review: Price, Specs, Pros and Cons

Review of Micromax Canvas Silver 5 at a Glance:-

The  Micromax Canvas Silver 5 is first 4G phone with 5.1 mm thickness and 97 gram light weight, it also has features such as 8 MP rear and 5 MP front camera,2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM, 4.8 inches display, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 2000 mAh battery.
The body is made up of aircraft grade aluminium and quality plastic, 4.8 inches with slim and light weight feels negligible in pocket. it comes with ‘In cell’ touch responsive technology means multi-touch display that employs a single layer sensor that is applied directly to the display results into slimmer design. (5.1 mm Slim - End to End, / Visual Perspective: 2.7mm)
Micromax Canvas Silver 5

The display has resolutions of 720p with 320 ppi density that makes its display sharp and vibrant we can’t say that its best in its price range but it’s satisfactory even in sunlight.
8MP rear camera packed with SONY IMX219 sensor, 4P Largan lens and Blue Glass Filter that gives quality photography but still its camera struggles to maintain details of pictures especially in low light photographs, selfie camera is 5 MP gives average photos
The speaker is equipped with NXP Smart Power Amplifier and Dirac HD sound Having Rich sound tonality with 3D bass effect.
Snapdragon 410 having clock speed of 1.2 GHz doesn’t let phone hang as it is capable of running most applications smoothly while it stuck on running heavy games such as Asphalt 8.
The battery is neither amazing nor poor but for an average user it runs for whole day after a single full charging.
Sliver 5 also benefit from "M! On-Site Care" means if customer faces any problem can visit Micromax's website and get a doorstep pickup of the phone, along with a guarantee of either repairs/replacement within a week.

Specification of Micromax Canvas Silver 5

Operating System
OS- Android
OS Version-  v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
CPU- Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
Clock Speed- 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
Core- Quad-core
GPU- Adreno 306

Screen and Display
Type- AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Size- 4.8 inches 
Display Resolution- 720 x 1280 pixels
Display Reinforced- Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Display Density- 306 ppi

Rear- 8 MP
Front- 5 MP
Max. Video Resolution- 1080p
Max Video Frames- 30fps

Form and Dimension
Phone Dimension- 141.9 x 68.1 x 5.1
Form- Bar
Weight- 97 grams

Data Connection and Connectivity 
4G- LTE 800 / 1800 / 2600 TD-LTE 2300
3G- Yes
Bluetooth- v4.0
WiFi- 802.11 b/g/n
Headphone Jack- 3.5 mm

Proximity- Yes
Accelerometer- Yes
Light- Yes

Memory and RAM
Internal (ROM)- 16 GB
External (SD)- N/A

SIM Type- Nano-SIM
SIM Support- Single

Capacity- 2000 mAh
Stand By- 345 hours
Talktime- 8 hours

Phone’s Available Colour- White

Pros of Micromax Canvas Silver 5  

  • The Canvas sliver 5 is the world slimmest 4G Smartphone. 
  • Front cam is quite good with wide viewing angle.
  • Phone weighted only 97 Grams.
  • Display is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
  • Smartphone body is made up of aircraft grade aluminium.

Cons of Micromax Canvas Silver 5

  • No expandable memory card support.
  • It doesn’t support dual SIM card.
  • Phone is using old snapdragon processor.
  • The rear camera is only 8 MP.

Solution of Problems in Micromax Canvas Silver 5

Camera quality issue
Use third party app Such as Camera360

Why to buy and Final words about Micromax Canvas Silver 5  

Canvas Silver 5 is especially designed for look and design conscious people as it is slim and feather light Smartphone, phone doesn’t have that much impressive specifications. But if you are happy with its limited specs then it is a great eye catching phone while you can get better features Smartphone it lower price such as Lenovo K3 Note, Xiaomi Redmi 2 and Motorola Moto G (3rd Generation).

Price- 12350 INR
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