lightweight smartphones 2019

Today, we review the best Lightweight Smartphones 2019 and the best slim mobile phones with price ranges. It’s important for some uses to have the lightest handset as possible, carrying around a big lump all day just isn’t top of the list.

Keep an eye on the latest news and information that covers the weight of phones, how thin the smartphones are and how manufacturers are looking in the future to enhance technology even further.

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Lightweight Smartphones 2019

VIVO X5 MAX (4.75 Mm Thin)

Honorable mention: The Chinese mobile manufacturer Vivo unveiled the world’s slimmest phone X5 Max on December 10th, 2014.

It is also available in India for a price tag of Rs. 20,000. The smartphone is the World’s thinnest measuring only 4.75 mm in thickness. It broke the record of OPPO R5 which has a thickness of 4.85 mm.

Vivo X5 Max

It is the thinnest smartphone with 4G LTE support and an Octa-Core processor.

Moreover, the X5 Max is their flagship offering in the Indian market and stands out for its thin frame. The Vivo X5Max is an incredible 4.75mm slim phone launched in December 2014. The Vivo X5 Max a 5.5-inch full-HD Super AMOLED display.

It runs Android 4.4.4 with Funtouch OS 2.0 UI on top.

The smartphone is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with 2 GB of RAM.  The smartphone includes 16 GB inbuilt storage which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).

It also has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and Sony IMX214 sensor, while also housing a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The X5Max is a dual-SIM device and supports 4G LTE on both the SIMs.

Key Specs Vivo X5 Max
  • 5.5-inch (1080 x 1920 pixels) Super AMOLED display.
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939) processor with Adreno   405 GPU.
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory.
  • Expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD.
  • Funtouch OS 2.0 based on Android 4.4 (KitKat).
  • Dual SIM (micro SIM + nano-SIM).
  • 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash, F/2.0 aperture.
  • 5 MP front-facing camera, f/2.4 aperture.
  • 4G LTE / 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB OTG.
  • 2000mAh battery.

Pros –  Decent design, Expandable memory, Good Camera. Cons – Poor battery, Lacks Latest Android OS.

Moto Z2 Play (5.99 Mm Thin)

Slimmest Phone in India – The Moto Z2 Play (less than 6 mm) is the latest thin smartphone you can purchase in India.

The mobile is incredibly thin (5.99 mm) and also comes with good battery life.

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The Moto Z2 Play has a 3000 mAH capacity battery which can easily last all day. Moreover, it comes with turbocharging (fast charging) support which can charge the phone rapidly.

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Amazing Thin Phone With Great Specs and Camera

The Moto Z2 Play has an exquisite design and is made of glass and metal. There is corning gorilla glass 3 which protects the screen. The Moto Z2 Play comes with a gorgeous 5.5 Inch Full HD Display (1920*1080) pixels with an OLED panel.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 Processor, with a clock speed of 2.0 GHz and Adreno 506 GPU powers this beast. The phone has got 4 GB Ram, and there is 64 GB of internal storage which can be further expanded to 2TB using the micro-sd card slot.

Also, it comes with an incredible camera with Dual Pixel (Sony IMX 362) sensor with 12 MP resolution and f/1.7 aperture to click beautiful photos. The front side has a 5 Megapixel selfie shooter.

Besides, the mobile runs on the latest Google OS, Android 7.1.1, and will also get the Android Oreo update. Further, it also has dual sim support along with 4G LTE and VOLTE to work with all telecom operators.

Lastly,  the Z2 Play is not just thin, but also weighs only 145 grams, making it the most portable and powerful phone. The Z2 Play costs Rs. 27,999 and is available for purchase on Flipkart.

Apple IPhone SE 2020 (Latest Edition)

Apple iPhone SE 2020 is recently launched for a price of $399 and is the best bet if you are looking for a thin lightweight mobile. It is easy to pocket and use with one hand – weighs 148 grams and measures 7.3 mm in thickness.


Powering the device is the latest Apple A13 Hexa-Core processor that comes with top fo the line performance and can play all modern games with ease.

You can buy the SE 2020 with 64/128/256 GB of internal storage and there is 3 GB of Ram.

It has a single 12 MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture lens and comes with OIS support, and can record 4K videos. The front camera is a 7 MP shooter that can click decent selfies.

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The phone has a small 4.7-inch display with a legacy 16:9 aspect ratio and has 1334×750-pixel resolution at 326 ppi.

Further, it runs on the latest iOS 13 and will continue to get software updates for many years.

The battery is not large, it comes with an 1821 mAH capacity battery but you can buy an 18 Watts charger for quick fueling. Further, the phone has an IP67 rating and is water and dustproof.

Lastly, there is Apple touch ID to unlock the phone quickly. The Indian price is close to Rs. 42,500.

ZTE Blade V6 (6.8 Mm Thin)

Best Thin Mobile Under Rs. 15,000 – The ZTE V6 is a metal-clad smartphone with a thickness of 6.8 mm. The device has curved edges, and it is very comfortable for palms. The smartphone is also lightweight, weighing just 122 grams makes it feather-light. It is available from August 2016 for Rs. 9999 or $150. Excellent thin and lightweight phone under 10K.

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The ZTE Blade V6 features a 5-inch screen and HD resolution. Powering the mobile is a MediaTek MT6735 processor with a max clock speed of 1.3 GHz, a Mali T720 GPU, and 2 GB RAM.

For storage, it includes a 16 GB internal memory and a micro SD slot that supports up to 128 GB. It runs on Android lollipop 5.0.2 with ZTE’s MiFavor UI on top.

For imaging, it has a 13 MP rear camera, and for selfies, a 5 Megapixel front camera is provided.

It packs a 2200 mAh battery which can give a day of backup with average usage. Connectivity features include 4G with dual SIM and other standard connectivity features like Bluetooth, WiFi, and GPS.

Specifications –

  • 5.0-inch  HD  display with resolution (720×1280 pixels)
  • OS Android 5.0 Lollipop.
  • Processor 1.3 GHz Quad-core MediaTek MT6735.
  • RAM 2 GB
  • ROM 16 GB Internal Memory with MicroSD card slot.
  • Expandable storage – 128 GB.
  • Connectivity – 4G LTE, Dual Sim
  • Fingerprint Scanner – NO.
  • Primary Camera 13-MP rear camera with LED Flash, Front 5 Megapixel.
  • Battery 2,200 mAh with Superpower saving mode.
  • Price Rs. 6599.

Pros – Metallic design, 128 Expandable memory, Optimal Price. Cons – Moderate battery Life, No Fingerprint scanner.

Gionee Elife S5.5 ( 5.6 Mm Thin)

Gionee made headlines in February 2014, when it announced the world’s slimmest smartphone, “Gionee Elife S5.5”, during the Mobile World Congress.

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The new slimness records are created every year, the Elife S5.5 is just 5.6 mm slim. The front and the back covers are made from, toughed glass. It looks incredibly sleek and attractive. The phone is available in the market for Rs. 19,990.

Key Specs –

  • 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
  • 1.7 GHz Octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor with Mali 450-MP4 GPU
  • Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) with Amigo 2.0 UI, can be updated to Android 4.4 KitKat.
  • 13 MP autofocus camera with LED flash, Stacked Sony sensor, 1080p video recording.
  • 5 MP front-facing camera 2GB LPDDR3 RAM 16GB internal memory 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, WIFI Direct.
  • Bluetooth 4.0, USB OTG GPS.
  • 2300 mAh battery capacity.

Pros – Stunning design with a premium look, Wide-angle selfie-centric front camera, Light Weight.  Cons – Misses the notification LED, Limited Memory (No space for External SD Card), Old OS.

Moto Z2 Force (6.1 Mm Thin)

Slim Mobile for India – Motorola launched the Z2 Force in India in February 2018.

It is a flagship phone and comes with a sleek metallic design and support for Motorola Moto Mods. You can add various Moto Mods (attachments) at the back of the device using the magnetic strips.

Apart from just 6.1 mm thickness it is insanely lightweight and measures just 143 grams.


Powering the phone is Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Processor and the Adreno 540 processor that offers blazing fast performance. Also, there is 64 GB Storage and 6 GB RAM.

For photography, the Z2 Force has Dual 12 MP cameras at the back and comes with a 5-megapixel front selfie camera. Another notable feature is the 5.5 Inch Quad HD Display that comes with shatter shield technology that is far superior to Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

Specifications –

  • 5.5 inch Quad HD display (16:9 aspect ratio) with (2560×1440 pixels resolution).
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Processor with Adreno 540 GPU.
  • RAM 6 GB
  • Android Oreo 8.0 Stock Android Experience.
  • 64 GB Internal Memory with MicroSD card slot up to 2 TB.
  • Connectivity – 4G LTE and VOLTE, Dual Sim.
  • Fingerprint Scanner – YES.
  • Primary Camera 12-MP Dual rear camera with LED Flash,  5 Megapixel front selfie camera.
  • Battery 2750 mAH
  • Price Rs. 34,999.
  • Thickness of 6.1 mm.
  • Weight 146 grams.
  • Available on Flipkart.

Meizu M5 (7.3 Mm Thin, 138 Grams)

The Meizu M5 is one of the light weighs smartphones you can buy on a low budget of Rs. 10,000 or $150. The mobile weighs just 135 grams and comes with a 5.2 Inch Display with HD resolution (1280*720) pixels.

The design is sleek and straightforward. It has a plain metallic back cover and a 2.5D Curve glass on top of the display.  In fact, the Meizu M5 is not the thinnest of smartphones in this list, comes with a thickness of 7.3 mm, but it is very lightweight (138 grams) and also feels quite sharp.

Meizu has added a decent battery capacity to the device with 3000 mAH to ensure that this lightweight mobile works all day.  Furthermore, it comes with an Octa-Core MediaTek 6750 Processor clocked at 1.5 GHz.

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There is 32 GB of internal storage expandable upto 128 GB using the micro-sd card slot. Lastly, it runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 and comes with 4G Volte Support.

Specifications –

  • 5.2-inch HD display with resolution (720×1280 pixels).
  • OS Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
  • Processor 1.5 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750.
  • RAM 3 GB
  • ROM 32 GB Internal Memory with MicroSD card slot.
  • Expandable storage – 128 GB.
  • Connectivity – 4G LTE, Dual Sim.
  • Fingerprint Scanner – YES.
  • Primary Camera 13-MP rear camera with LED Flash, Front 5 Megapixel.
  • Battery 3000 mAh
  • Price Rs. 9999.

Pros – Thin, beautiful Metallic design. Good Battery life and lightweight. Cons – Lack of Latest OS.

VIVO X3S ( 5.95 Mm Thin)

The amazing Vivo X3S broke a lot of records, as it has a thickness of just 5.95 mm. It looks more like a music player than a phone but it is an incredibly thin phone with a decent rear camera.


Notably, it comes with an HD Display of 5 inches with a resolution of 1280 x 720p. The phone weighs 153 grams and has a passable battery capacity of 2000 mAH.

Key Specs –

  • 5 inch HD Display with 1280*720 resolution.
  • 5.57 mm slim and Android 4.2.2.
  • 1.7 GHz Octa-Core processor.
  • 16 GB internal Storage.
  • 1 GB RAM.
  • 13 Megapixel camera with f1.8 aperture.
  • 5 MP front-facing camera.
  • Android OS 4.2 and fun touch Mod.

Pros – Good Camera, Fast Processor.

Cons – No Software updates, lacks 4G support.

Motorola Moto Z (5.19 Mm Thick)

Moto Z is one of the most premium looking sleek and lightweight smartphones worth buying. The mobile comes with modular design and you can Moto Mods to improve battery life and camera extension whenever required.

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It is well built and looks gorgeous with the 5.5 inches Super AMOLED Display. It comes with 5.5 Inch Quad HD resolution (2560*1440) pixels. The smartphone offers great performance and style.

The Moto Z is quite light in weight measures 136 grams and measures just 5.19 mm in thickness.

The Moto Z comes with top of the line hardware, powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and there is 4 GB of Ram.

Lastly, the battery is also passable with 2600 mAH capacity and fast charging support.

Key Specs –

  • Display: 5.5 inches Quad HD 2560*1440 Super AMOLED.
  • OS: Android Nougat 7.0
  • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820.
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Storage: 64 GB expandable up to 2 TB GB.
  • Cameras: 13 MP (rear) LED flash (supports 4K Videos) + 5 MP (front).
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE/ VOLTE/3G, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi,Bluetooth, GPS.
  • Weight: 136 grams.
  • Dimension: 5.19 mm.
  • Battery: 2600 mAh
  • Price – Rs. 34999 or $550.

Pros – Supreme display. Very Class Built and Great Performance.

Cons – Battery Life could have been slightly better.

Oppo R5 ( 4.85 Mm Thin)

The OPPO R5 is available since December 2014 and comes with a thickness of 4.85 mm only. Sadly, such mobiles are no longer made by manufacturers.

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The phone features a 5.2-inch full-HD AMOLED display that offers a pixel density of 423ppi.

Powering the phone is a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with 2 GB of RAM.

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Moreover, it has a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The smartphone has ColorOS 2.0.1 based on Android 4.4 KitKat, with 16GB of inbuilt storage.

Notably, it also has a 2000 mAh battery. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPRS/ EDGE, LTE FDD, TD LTE, and Micro-USB.

Key Specs-

  • 5.2-inch (1080 x 1920 pixels) Full HD AMOLED display.
  • 1.5 GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939)  processor with Adreno 405 GPU.
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory.
  • Color OS 2.0 based on Android 4.4 (KitKat).
  • 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash.
  • 5 MP front-facing camera.
  • 4.85 mm thick
  • 4G LTE / 3G WiFi Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC.
  • 2000 mAh battery

Pros – Solid Metallic build quality, Fantastic display.

Cons – Software and OS, Low battery life.

The Oppo R5 is usually not available in stock if you are looking for a thin selfie smartphone, you must also consider the OPPO F1 and the Oppo F1 Plus. Both of them are excellent selfie smartphones in the respective price range.

Xiaomi Mi5 (7.25 Mm)

Xiaomi Mi5 was launched in 2016 and is still quite relevant if you are looking for a lightweight performance smartphone which doesn’t break the bank. The Xiaomi Mi5 weighs just 129 grams and has a thickness of 7.25 mm.

The Xiaomi Mi5 comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Processor which is sufficient to handle any game or task you throw at it. The smartphone is currently priced at Rs. 22999 and comes with 32 GB of internal storage.

The Xiaomi Mi5 has a 5.15-inch IPS LCD Display with a 1080P screen resolution. The smartphone runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 and is upgradable to Android Nougat 7.0. There is 3000 mAH Battery capacity which is sufficient to last all day long.

The Mi5 comes with 16 Megapixel rear camera and a 4 Megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calls.

Key Specs For Xiaomi Mi5

  • Display Size – 5.15-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) FHD IPS LCD display , 422 PPi.
  • OS – Android Marshmallow 6.0 along with MIUI 8.0.
  • Processor – 1.8 GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with Adreno 530 GPU.
  • RAM-  3 GB RAM
  • 32 GB internal memory.
  • Dual SIM
  • Rear Camera – 16 MP rear camera with LED Flash.
  • Front Camera – 5 MP front-facing camera.
  • 4G LTE / VOLTE/ 3G WiFi 802.11 b/g/n Bluetooth 4.0, GPS.
  • 3000 mAh battery
  • USB Type C Port – YES
  • Fingerprint Scanner – YES.
  • Price Rs. 23999 or $380.

Pros – Good Display and design, Battery life, Excellent Performance, Light Weight. Cons – Camera could have been better, Only 3 GB RAM.

If you want to buy a fast phone that is thin and elegant to look at, you can opt for the iPhone 6, 6s or the iPhone 7.

Apple IPhone 6 (6.9 Mm Thin)

The iPhone is not slimmest or lightest of the lot, but it is thin compared to most of the smartphones out there measuring 6.9 mm. There were lots of bend test videos and trolls about the iPhone 6 but then do we care for that the iPhone 6 is the premium built, thin smartphone.

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The processor is fast, the camera quicker and more capable than ever before, and the battery has been enlarged significantly to quell the disquiet at the power use of previous models.

Specifications Apple iPhone 6 

  • 4.7 – inch Touchscreen (1334 x 750 pixels).
  • 2 MP Secondary Camera
  • iOS 8
  • The thickness of 6.9 mm.
  • 8 MP Primary Camera.
  • 4G LTE support, Bluetooth Support, Wi-Fi Enabled.
  • Full HD Recording.
  • Non-removable Li-Po 1810 mAh battery.

Pros – IOS, Premium design.

Cons –Non-expandable storage,  Expensive.

iPhone 6s also comes with a similar thin design and low weight can read more about the iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 here.

Apple IPhone 6s (7.1 Mm)

The Apple iPhone 6s is a premium smartphone with a 7.1 mm thickness and weighs 143 grams. It is effortless to carry and looks great in hand.  The smartphone comes with a powerful Apple A9 processor and has a great camera.

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The camera and performance of Apple iPhone 6s is a much better when compared to Apple iPhone 6. If you are looking to buy an Apple phone and can’t afford the iPhone 7 yet, the iPhone 6s is still a great option in 2017. The phone is priced close to Rs. 39999 or $600.

Key Specs For IPhone 6s

  • Processor –Apple A9 64 Bit Processor (Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister).
  • GPU – PowerVR GT7600
  • Screen Size – 4.7 inches 750 x 1334, 326 PPI.
  • Dual Sim – Nano Sim
  • RAM – 2 GB RAM 
  • Operating System – iOS 9  
  • Finger Print Scanner – Yes.
  • Camera – 12 MP and 5 MP Front camera. 
  • Connectivity – 2G, 3G & 4G, WIFI, Bluetooth.
  • Storage – 32/64/128  GB internal Storage.
  • Battery Capacity – Li-ion 1715 mAh.
  • Thickness – 7.1 mm
  • Weight – 143 grams 

Meizu M3S (138 Grams, 8.3 Mm) 

Most thin and lightweight phones compromise on the battery capacity, but the Meizu M3s offers a decent battery life in spite of being lightweight. Meizu M3S is another entry-level smartphone priced at ₹7,999 for 2 GB ram variant and ₹9,299 for 3GB ram variant.

It’s reasonably slim and comes in at 8.3 mm thick and weighs approx 138 g. It’s also available in Gold, Silver and Grey color options.

Like most of the Chinese brands, Meizu’s M3S also sports a metal back. It’s comfortable to use in one hand because of its compact 5 inch HD display with 2.5D glass on top.

Lastly, it is powered by a MediaTek MT6750 SOC and a Mali-T860MP2 GPU. There are 2 variants with different storage capacities.

Technical Specs

  • 5.0-inch HD display with resolution (720×1280 pixels).
  • OS Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
  • Processor 1.5 GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6750, Mali- T-860 MP2 GPU.
  • RAM 3 GB
  • ROM 16 GB / 32 GB Internal Memory with MicroSD card slot upto 128 GB.
  • Expandable storage – 128 GB.
  • Connectivity – 4G VOLTE, Dual Sim.
  • Fingerprint Scanner – YES.
  • Primary Camera 13-MP rear camera with a f/2.2 aperture with LED Flash, Front 5 Megapixel.
  • Battery 3020 mAh
  • Weight – 138 grams, 8.3 mm thickness.
  • Starting Price Rs. 7999.

Pros – Low Price. Good Battery life, very lightweight. Cons – Lack of Latest OS.

Gionee Elife S7 ( 5.5 Mm Thin)

Launched in April 2015, the Elife S7 is a dual-SIM smartphone and is 5.5 mm thick that runs on Amigo 3.0 UI on top of Android 5.0 Lollipop. Gionee Elife S7 is one of the top-selling near-perfect thin smartphone from Gionee.

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Besides, it has a 5.2-inch full-HD Super AMOLED display with a pixel density of 424ppi, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.

Powering the phone is a 1.7 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6572 SoC coupled with 2 GB of RAM.

Also, the Gionee Elife S7 has a 13-megapixel autofocus rear shooter with LED flash and an 8-megapixel front-facing incredible selfie camera. The smartphone has 16GB of inbuilt storage on the device is not expandable via microSD card.

Further, connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB OTG, and FM radio. It also packs a non-removable 2700 mAh battery.

It is one of my favorites when it comes to choosing the thin smartphones with great hardware, battery life and even don’t break the bank.

Key Specs –

  • 5.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels).
  • AMOLED display
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
  • Amigo 3.0 (based on Android 5.0 Lollipop)
  • 1.7 GHz Octa-core MediaTek MT6752 processor.
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • Dual SIM.
  • 13 MP rear camera with LED flash, Sony IMX214 sensor.
  • 8 MP front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE / 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 ,USB OTG, GPS.
  • 2750 mAh built-in battery

Pros – Latest Android platform, Good cameras. Cons – No SD card slot for additional storage.

Gionee Elife S5.1 (5.15 Mm Thin)

For starters, the Gionee Elife S5.1 came with a thickness of 5.2 mm and was the thinnest phone until today.  It also held the Guinness Book of World record for being the thinnest Smartphone, but it has been overwhelmed by Oppo R5 and the Vivo Max5.

Gionee Elife S 5.1
Gionee Elife S 5.1

Gionee Elife S5.5 was the first Smartphone that bought the thought of slim devices and also was successful with its classy design. Gionee Elife S5.1 will come with a 4.8 inch AMOLED display and is powered by a Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor with a clocking speed of 1.2 GHz.

Lastly, there is a 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory and supports 4G LTE connectivity. The battery on the device is at 2100 mAh.

Key Features –

  • 4.8-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) AMOLED display.
  • 1.7 GHz Octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor with Mali 450-MP4 GPU.
  • 1 GB of RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • Amigo 2.0 (based on Android 4.4 KitKat) OS.
  • 8 MP rear camera with LED flash.
  • 5 MP front-facing camera.
  • 3G.
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth
  • 2100mAh battery

Pros – HD AMOLED display, LTE connectivity, Superb Sound quality. Cons – No microSD card slot.

Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 (5.1 Mm Thin)

The Indian tech giant announced its latest premium handset in the Canvas series – the Canvas Sliver 5. It boasts of the ‘world’s slimmest phone’ tag.


Micromax Informatics CEO Vineet Taneja spent a lot of his presentation time talking about the build and design aspects of the phone and how Micromax arrived at making a metal frame phone that is not just slim but also light. This is the smartphone you would love to buy if you are looking for the lightest smartphones – weighs astonishingly low only 97 grams.

The Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 is known for its 5.1 mm thickness, which the company claims is maintained “end-to-end” on the handset without any camera bump.

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Also, it runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop and supports a single SIM card and has a 4.8-inch (720×1280 pixels) HD AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Powering the phone is a 64-bit 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor with 2GB RAM.

Moreover, the device comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage. So the main USP of the phone is its slimness available in Gold and Black color variants.

Key Specs For Micromax Sliver (5.1 Mm Thick)

  • 4.8-inch  HD AMOLED display with resolution (720×1280 pixels)  and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Display protection.
  • OS Android 5.o Lollipop via FOTA (firmware over-the-air).
  • Processor 64-Bit 1.2GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor.
  • RAM 2 GB.
  • ROM 16 GB Internal Memory NO MicroSD card slot.
  • Primary Camera 8-MP rear camera with LED Flash, Auto Focus, and Sony IMX219 CMOS sensor with a ‘blue glass filter.’
  • The camera features White Balance, ISO, Exposure, and Anti Banding.
  • Rear Camera 5 MP Front Camera for selfies.
  • Battery 2,000 mAh with Superpower saving mode.

Pros – Extremely light and thin, Excellent Camera, 4G LTE connectivity. Cons – No expandable memory, low-resolution screen

If you have any queries, you can share them in the comments below, and can also share which is the best thin and lightweight smartphone as per your liking.

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