Recently, Intex released its octa core smartphone in the market and following the biggie launch, the local mobile maker came up with the successor of Aqua i5 - the all new Intex Aqua i5 HD.
Interesting part is that the Aqua i5 HD, comes with beefier specs when compared to the predecessor but comes prices at a much lower price, which is Rs 9,990. The launch was held at a Delhi-based event and the company claims the new offspring will rock the affordable smartphone market and rival with numerous other devices which are being offered in the same price-range.
Intex Aqua i5 HD - Key Specs
Going by the specs, the latest Aqua i5 HD comes with a 5-inch OGS display with an HD resolution. It is powered by 1.2GHz quad core processor and Mali 400 GPU coupled with 1GB of RAM. It runs on older Android, Jelly Bean version 4.2.2. The handset houses 4GB of internal storage capacity which can be further expanded up to 32GB via microSD card. There is a 13MP rear camera with auto focus and LED flash. You will also find a 5MP front facing shooter in the handset.
Connectivity options are regular in the handset with the inclusion of Bluetooth, 3G, WiFi and it is a Dual SIM handset obviously. The 8.5mm thick handset is powered by a 2,000mAh battery and it will be available in Black And White color options.
Commenting on the launch, Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Business Head of the Mobile vertical at Intex said, "At Intex development centre, we constantly conduct surveys to study customer preference and usage patterns. We launched Aqua i5 HD at below 10k price tag for users who adore image quality and love seeing the virtual world come alive at a 5-inch OGS display screen. We at Intex, aim to strengthen connect with consumers while we understand their needs and constantly innovate to meet the aspirations at an affordable price point".
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Available in two premium colors - White & Black and also with a free flip cover at Rs 9,990,the phone can be purchased from 40000 plus resellers, several hypermarkets and leading e-commerce portals across the country.
Intex has offered a 13MP rear camera with auto focus and LED flash and the company has used smart features like capturing an image by simply saying cheese or capture. Also the 5MP front facing rear shooter has been used for HD video calling and taking selfies.
The smartphone with its supreme HD display quality has the capability to delight users by offering them an ultra realistic visual experience. Laden with smart camera applications such as capturing an image by saying "Cheese' or "Capture", this smartphone is a delight for users who love having fun while they take candid shots of their life's favorite moments.
"Never miss a moment" of admiring yourself is the inspiration behind coming up with a smartphone which is especially engineered to take flawless HD pictures and video recording. Coupled with 5MP front camera, this phone facilitates HD video calling capabilities that make conversations more fun and interactive.
Making the device more tempting, Intex has used features like Voice Screen Unlock, Screen Face Unlock, Flip to Mute and others like Gesture Controls. Then there is also Environment Light Sensor, Proximity Light Sensor, Magnetic and G sensors.
The latest offering from Intex will have to face a harsh competition in the market as Nokia has also recently launched its latest product the Lumia 630, which falls in the same price category. Moreover, even Moto E will be a potential rival against Intex Aqua i5 HD.