Micromax has launched its seventh phone under the Bharat line-up of smartphones in India. Called the Bharat 5, the handset has been launched in partnership with telecom operator Vodafone.
As per the partnership, customers who buy the Bharat 5 will get 50 GB of free data. This will be valid for both existing and new customer of Vodafone who buy a 1GB data pack. They will get this additional 10 GB data every month over a period of 5 months.
Micromax Bharat 5 price in India has been set at Rs. 5,555, and it will be made available to buy via offline stores in the country. At this price point, it competes with the recently launched Xiaomi Redmi 5A, which apart from the battery offers better specifications. As for launch offers, Micromax says any new or existing Vodafone customer can with a 1GB data pack will get an additional 10GB of data a month for 5 months – totalling up to 50GB of additional data.
The dual-SIM Micromax Bharat 5 runs Android Nougat, and sports a 5.2-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor (unspecified make), coupled with 1GB of DDR3 RAM. The smartphone has a pair of 5-megapixel cameras on board, on the front and back, both featuring LED flash modules.
Micromax has put 16GB of inbuilt storage on the Bharat 5, expandable via microSD card (up to 64GB). Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, FM radio, 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB.