Micromax finally showed up in the news again with a smartphone this time as they have launched the new Dual 5 smartphone at an event here in New Delhi, India. This is the company’s latest flagship smartphone as it calls it and it is priced quite aggressively and it also a great set of specs for the price. The company’s CEO Rahul Sharma had a lot to talk about the cameras on this device, which makes us believe that it is more of a camera-centric smartphone more than anything else. It has two 13MP sensors at the back, and even on the front, there is a 13MP selfie camera.
Talking about the smartphone itself, it is made of a single slab of aircraft grade aluminum. It has a 5.5″ FHD SuperAMOLED display on the front which is covered by a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Internally, it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 octa-core processor, and it has Adreno 510 for graphics processing. The smartphone has 4GB of RAM, and along with that, there is also a 128GB of internal storage.
The Dual 5 smartphone also has an IR Blaster for controlling the appliances. The smartphone also has a separate key to the left side of the device which is completely customizable. You can assign it to any app or action you want. Internally it is powered by a 3200 mAh battery, and it also supported Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 for fast charging. The Dual 5 also has an independent security chip which should make it more secure while using it for transactions and there is also a fingerprint scanner at the back.
The Dual 5 smartphone is priced at Rs. 24,999, and it comes with 1-year warranty. The smartphone will be available to purchase on both online as well as offline markets starting 10th April. You can get it on Flipkart or Micromax E-store or any of the leading electronics retailer near you. Be sure to let us know what do you think about this smartphone? Would you be interested in buying this device at the asking price? Let us know by dropping a comment down below and also stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more info on this.