Micromax Bharat 5 will face competition from the recently launched Xiaomi Redmi 5A which comes at a price tag of Rs 4,999. This means with moderate use the phone it can power through just over two days.
In terms of design, the Micromax Bharat 5 comes with an all-plastic back and prominent bezels at the front.
In terms of specs, the clear-cut victor here is the Redmi 5A which comes boasting of a spec sheet that embarrasses not just the Nokia 2, but also the Bharat 5 with the hardware it brings to the battle. The smartphone bundles a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture with LED flash along with a 5-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture.
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. The Bharat 5 is its most premium budget phone yet, and the company will compete against the Redmi 5A for the entry-level segment. The device is powered by a 1.3 GHz quadcore processor coupled with 1GB RAM. The Micromax Bharat 5 runs Android Nougat.
On the specifiations front, the Bharat 5 has 5.2 inch HD display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The USP of the smartphone is its large 5000mAh battery. Both cameras have support of LED Flash. The smartphone will be available in 16GB and 32GB internal storage variants, and can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.
Battery & Other Features of Micromax Bharat 5 Smartphone - The battery of Bharat 5 smartphone comes with a 5000mAh battery. The company claims that the Xiaomi Redmi 5A can last up to 8 days on standby and up to 7 hours of video playback. The phone packs similar specs like the Bharat 4, except it's bigger battery. Connectivity options in the device include 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, and a micro USB port.