About 5kW Solar System

A 5kW solar system is bestselling medium capacity solar system whose popularity is increasing day by day. Its universal acceptance assures you that it is an excellent choice for 2BHK, 3BHK & other medium size houses including small commercial buildings, retail outlets and stores. This capacity solar system is more than enough to run heavy loads such as solar air conditioner, refrigerators, etc.

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5kW solar systems are available in three categories 1st On grid solar system, 2nd Off grid solar system, & 3rd Hybrid solar system. The price of 5kW solar system depends upon its type and brand of solar system. Tata Solar, Havells Solar, Luminous Solar, etc. are the major brands in the solar field.

5kW Quick Overview

5kW Quick Overview

Power Generation

20 Units/Day

Average Cost

₹2,32,264 to ₹3,83,999

(Inclusive of all taxes)

Annual Savings

₹54,000

Area Required

30 Sq. Mtr. Shadow Free

5kW Solar System Price

5kW Solar System Price List

5kW Solar System’s costs already decreased drastically up to 50% in last 4-5 years. The price of solar system measured in per watt and 5kW solar system price starts from Rs. 46.45 to 76.80 per watt depending on types of solar system.

Solar SystemSelling PricePrice/Watt
On-Grid SystemRs.2,32,264Rs.46.45
Off-Grid SystemRs.3,52,135Rs.70.43
Hybrid SystemRs.3,83,999Rs.76.80

(Inclusive of all taxes) Prices, promotions and availability may vary by Brand, Store and Location, check our Online Solar Shop or Amazon Store for latest price and stock availability.

Prices are exclusive of Govt. Subsidy, as the subsidy on solar systems depends on your eligibility and types of solar system.

Types of 5kW Solar System

On-Grid 5kW Solar System

An on-grid solar system is a system that ties with the utility grid. This type of solar system is recommended for those who are suffering from heavy electricity bills on regular basis. You can see the working of on grid solar system here. The detailed specification like its price, warranty, etc is mentioned below.

5kW On-Grid System

2,90,330 2,32,264 (inclusive of all taxes)
  • Net Metering
  • Free Electricity
  • Increase Your Savings
  • 25 Years Panel Warranty
  • 5 Years Complete Warranty
  • No Backup

Specifications of 5kW On-Grid System

  • Panel
  • Inverter
  • Other

Solar Panel Specifications:

ParticularsDescription
Panel Rating335 Watt
No. of Module15 Nos.
Type of Solar PanelMono/Poly
EfficiencyUp to 19%
Warranty25 Years

Read More About: Solar Panel – Type, Brand, Price & Everything

Solar Inverter Specifications:

ParticularsDescription
Capacity5kW
Type of Solar Inverter On-Grid Inverter
Solar Inverter TechnologyMPPT
Maximum DC Input5kW
Voltage24V
Efficiency97%
Warranty5 Years

Read More About: Types, technologies and lowest price of solar inverter.

Other Solar Accessories Specifications:

ParticularsDescription

Mounting Structure

5kW Standard Structure

AC & DC Junction Box

1 -1 Nos

DC Cable

40 Meter

AC Cable

30 Meter

MC4 Connectors

2 Pairs

Other Accessories

Fasteners, Cable Tie , Crimping Tool, Earthing Kit, Lighting Arrestor

Do you know: What is solar structure, & ACDB/DCDB in a solar system?

Off-Grid 5kW Solar System

An off-grid solar system is a battery-based solar system. 5kW off-grid solar system is sufficient to run your house load. The detailed specifications of this capacity solar system like its price, warranty, subsidy, and net metering are given below.

5kW Off-Grid System

4,44,168 3,52,135 (inclusive of all taxes)
  • Free Electricity
  • Power Backup
  • Increase Your Savings
  • 25 Years Panel Warranty
  • 5 Years Complete Warranty
  • No Net-Metering

Specifications of 5kW Off-Grid System

  • Panel
  • Inverter
  • Battery

Solar Panel Specifications:

ParticularsDescription

Panel Rating

335 Watt

No. of Module

15 Nos.

Type of Solar Panel

Mono/Poly

Efficiency

Up to 19%

Warranty

25 Years

Read More About: Solar Panel – Type, Brand, Price & Everything

Solar Inverter Specifications:

ParticularsDescription

Capacity

5.5 kVA

Type of Solar Inverter 

Off-Grid Solar Inverter

Technology

MPPT

Maximum DC Input

5.5 kVA

Voltage

24V

Efficiency

97%

Warranty

5 Years

Read More About: Types, technologies and lowest price of solar inverter.

Solar Battery Specifications:

ParticularsDescription

Technology

Tall Tubular Solar Battery

Type of Solar Battery

Deep Discharged @ C10

Capacity

150Ah

Quantity

8Nos.

Voltage

12V

Warranty

5 Years

Other Accessories

Junction Box, AC & DC Cable, Fasteners, Cable Tie, Crimping Tool, Earthing Kit, Lighting Arrestor

Must read about: Types, technology and various features of solar battery

Recommended Load And Power Backup with 5kW Off-Grid Solar System

Home AppliancesLoad CapacityBackup Time

8 LED Lights + 2 Fan + 2 ton AC+ Fridge

4000 watt

6 Hours

12 LED Lights + 6 Fan + 2 Cooler + Fridge + 1 TV

2500 watt

10 Hours

12 LEDs + 6 Fan + Fridge + 1 TV + Washing Machine + 1 Cooler

2000 watt

14 Hours

Hybrid 5kW Solar System

A hybrid solar system has batteries in it and it also connects with the utility grid. In other words, a hybrid solar system plant is a plant that generates power by using two or more sources of energy.

5kW Hybrid Solar System

4,79,998 3,83,999 (inclusive of all taxes)
  • Free Electricity
  • Power Backup
  • Net Metering
  • 25 Years Panel Warranty
  • 5 Years Complete Warranty
  • Increase Your Savings

Specifications of 5kW Hybrid System

  • Panel
  • Inverter
  • Battery

Solar Panel Specifications:

ParticularsDescription
Panel Rating335 Watt
No. of Module15 Nos.
Type of Solar PanelMono/Poly
EfficiencyUp to 19%
Warranty25 Years

Read More About: Solar Panel – Type, Brand, Price & Everything

Solar Inverter Specifications:

ParticularsDescription

Capacity

5kVA

Type of Solar Inverter

Hybrid Solar Inverter

Technology

MPPT Technology

Maximum DC Input

5kW

Voltage

24V

Efficiency

97%

Warranty

5 Years

Read More About: Types, technologies and lowest price of solar inverter.

Solar Battery Specifications:

ParticularsDescription

Technology

Tall Tubular Solar Battery

Type of Solar Battery

Deep Discharged @ C10

Capacity

150Ah

Quantity

8 Nos.

Voltage

12V

Warranty

5 Years

Other Accessories

Junction Box, AC/DC Cable, Fasteners, Cable Tie, Crimping Tool, Earthing Kit, Lighting Arrestor

Must read about: Types, technology and various features of solar battery

Recommended Load & Power Backup of 5kW Hybrid Solar System

Home AppliancesLoad CapacityBackup Time
8 LED Lights + 2 Fan + 2 ton AC+ Fridge4000 watt5 Hours
12 LED Lights + 6 Fan + 2 Cooler+ Fridge+ 1 TV2500 watt8 Hours
12 LEDs + 6 Fan + Fridge + 1 TV + Washing Machine + 1 Cooler2000 watt12 Hours

5kW System Installation in India

We have installed 100+ 5kW on-grid solar system in all over India. We display here one of 5kW On-Grid Solar System installed at sector-47, Gurgaon.

5kW Solar System Facts:

  • The average generation capacity of 5kW solar system is 20 units/day
    • 20 units x 30 days = 600 units/month &,
    • 600 units x 12 months = 7200 units/year.
  • There is 5 years warranty for complete system and 25 years for the solar panel.
  • Solar Net Metering applies only to hybrid and on-grid solar system.
  • There is 30% subsidy on solar for hybrid & on-grid solar systems. No subsidy is available for off-grid solar system.

You will get the delivery within 3 days from the date of order & installation within 3 days from the date of delivery.

5kW Luminous Solar System (5.5kVA)

5kW Luminous Solar System

4,87,500 3,90,000 (inclusive of all taxes)
  • Free Electricity
  • Power Backup
  • 25 Years Warranty
  • Increase Your Savings

Subsidy on 5kW Solar System

Yes, 30% to 70% government subsidy on solar is available on 5kW on grid solar system and 5kW hybrid (without solar battery) solar systems.

Click to know about the rate of subsidy in your state and the process to apply for subsidy:

Subsidy on solar – panel, system, pump & solar product

Expert Advice

“Being a solar expert, we recommend you to go for on-grid solar system (Subject to Low Power Cuts), because 5kW on grid system is less expensive and 30-70% subsidy is also available on the same. But if you are facing power cut problem for more than 2 hours, than go for off grid solar system or hybrid solar system.

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FAQs – 5kW Solar System

Normally, a 5kw solar system produces 20 units per day when it is sunny outside. So accordingly, it will produce 600 units per month as an average.

The exact cost of a 5kw solar system depends accordingly, whether it is on-grid solar system, off grid solar system or it is hybrid solar system. A 5 kW solar system is available from Rs.1,74,878 to Rs.3,94,553.

Know more about: Types of Solar System

For installing 5 kilowatt solar system, 500 square feet of shadow-free space is required. You can install a solar system either on your rooftop or on the ground.

If you are running all these appliances on 5kW PV solar system then the batteries will provide you a backup of at least 11 to 12 hours.

Batteries are needed only if you are installing off grid solar system or hybrid solar system. In a 5kw off-grid solar system, almost 8 solar battery of 150 Ah capacity.

Read more about: Solar Battery

In a 5 kilowatt solar system, you should install at least 5 KVA capacity solar inverter. To operate a 5kw capacity solar system, the inverter should not be less than 5KVA capacity. It can be more than 5 KVA capacity.

Know more about: Solar Inverter

On a 5 kilowatt PV solar system, you can run solar air conditioner, washing machine, fans, lights, fridge, TV, and much more. For an accumulated load of 2000 watt in a hybrid or off grid solar system, you can run your appliances for at least 12 hours. As the connected load will increases, the backup time will automatically reduce. 5kw solar system price is Rs. 1,74,878 to Rs. 3,94,553.

Almost all the solar system comes with overall 5 year warranty. Therefore, if you have any warranty regarding the issue then you should contact the installation company that installed your solar system.

Yes, it is possible to convert an on grid solar system into an off grid solar system. You just need to attach solar batteries to your existing on-grid solar system.

There are many reputed brands like Luminous Solar, Tata Solar, Microtek Solar, Waaree Solar, Havells Solar, Vikram Solar, etc. in the field of solar power. They are providing you good quality solar products and after-sale service too. You can choose and install a solar system of these companies according to your desire.

Yes off course, you can easily run a 5HP solar water pump on a 5KW solar system.

Read more about: Solar Water Pump

The average payback period of a solar system is 3 to 5 years. You will get full ROI within 5 years.

It depends upon your consumption and supply pattern. If you are consuming more power and supplying less into the grid then you will save less money. And if you are consuming less power and supplying more then you can save more money for it. The government will adjust your export of power @ Rs.2/watt.

Almost all solar system comes with 5 years warranty for compete system and 25 years warranty for solar panels.

For purchasing solar on grid system, off grid system, or hybrid system you can contact us. You can also purchase it from our online solar shop.

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