Micromax Canvas 5 E481 Review

Today we will review Micromax Canvas 5 E481, a smartphone operating with Android OS and manufactured by Micromax Informatics Ltd., an Indian telecommunication company that started manufacturing smartphones focusing the low-budgeted customers. Following the process of manufacturing smartphones, Micromax launched Micromax Canvas 5 E481 on November, 2015. The Micromax Canvas 5 E481 was the predecessor of the Micromax Canvas Silver 5.

The Micromax Canvas 5 E481 is made up of metal and plastic. The device is made up of plastic at the rear. However, it looks like leather and gives the same feel. Also, the back panel is made up of nice plastic and is flexible enough. The device features metal finish on the sides and likely to mid-range smartphones like Oppo F3 and others, it also features 2.5D curved corning gorilla glass in the front which makes it look classy.

The device possesses an earpiece, a front facing camera, a notification LED light, different sensors, and a front facing LED flashlight on the top of the screen. Moreover, the capacitive home, recent app and back buttons can be seen in the screen. The device, at the rear, carries rear facing camera, a dual tone LED flashlight along with the Micromax logo and the speaker grille.

Moreover, the Micromax Canvas 5 E481 obtains power button and volume controllers at the right side and carries nothing at the left. The device acquires earphone port at its top and micro USB port and a microphone at the bottom.

Furthermore, Micromax has marketed the Micromax Canvas 5 E481 with 5.2 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The device comes with full HD resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels having ~423 ppi pixels density. The device also receives scratch resistant corning gorilla glass 3 and 2.5D curved touch panel. The screen of the device is of high contrast, and is sharp. Also, the screen is of rich vivid and provides good viewing angle.

The Micromax Canvas 5 E481, besides, employs Android 5.1 Lollipop and Micromax has planned to roll Android 6.0 Marshmallow for this device. Further, the device is equipped with Mediatek MT6753 chipset, Octa-Core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, and Mali-T720MP3 graphic processing unit. Also, the device comes with 16 GB of internal memory and 3 GB of RAM. The device features a microSD card slot which helps to expand the space up to 64 GB.

Besides, Micromax has sported 13 MP, autofocus rear facing camera on the Micromax Canvas 5 E481. Also, the device features dual tone LED flashlight. The rear camera features the manual manual mode which allows to adjust the ISO. Also, the rear camera captures full HD videos at 1920 x 1080 pixels. The device, furthermore, comes with 5 MP front facing camera and a front facing LED flashlight.

Similarly, the Micromax Canvas 5 E481 is powered up with 2900 mAh non-removable battery. However, the device, just like other mid-range smartphones, is deprived of fast charging functionality. Looking over the device, the battery is good and may give a nice backup. Micromax has launched the device on black color.

Micromax Canvas 5 E481 Price in Nepal : Rs. 20,400 (Around)

Micromax Canvas 5 E481 Specification


 Size  5.2 inches
 Resolution  1080 x 1920 pixels
 Color Depth  16M


 CPU Speed Octa-Core
 CPU Type 1.3 GHz


 Video Recording Resolution  (FHD) 1920 x 1080 pixels
 Main Camera Resolution  13.0 MP
 Front Camera Resolution  5.0 MP
 Main Camera Auto-focus  Yes


 RAM  3 GB
 ROM  16 GB
 External Memory  Yes, Expandable Up To 64 GB (Dedicated Slot)


 Multi-Sim  Dual-SIM
 Sim Size  Micro-SIM (3FF)
 2G Sim  NA


 USB Version  USB 2.0
 Headphone  3.5 mm Stereo
 Wi-Fi/Wi-Fi Direct  Yes
 Bluetooth  Bluetooth v4.0
 MHL  No
 PC Sync  No
 Location  GPS
  NFC  No


 Operating Software  Android 5.1 Lollipop (Planned to get Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update)

Physical Information

 Color+  Black
 Form Factor  Touchscreen Bar
 Dimension  NA
 Weight  NA
 Water Resistant/Dust Proof  No


 Compass/Magnetometer  Yes
 Proximity Sensor  Yes
 Accelerometer  Yes
 Ambient Light Sensor  NA
 Gyroscope  NA
 Barometer  NA
 Temperature Sensor  NA


 Standard Battery Capacity  2900 mAh
 Removable  No

Audio and Video

 Video Playing Format  NA
 Video Playing Resolution  NA
 Audio Playing Format  NA


Comments are closed.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More