As the demand for the budget smartphones is on the rise, the number of companies manufacturing such handsets is increasing immensly. One such company in India is Intex Technologies.
Recently the company launched Aqua Wonder Quadcore, and now it seems like the India based vendor is all set to unveil more devices in the market.
This can be said as the official website of Intex has listed two smartphones - Aqua Marvel+ and Aqua Swadesh. Both the handsets seem to be entry-level smartphones with very low price tags of Rs 3,990 and Rs 3,790 respectively.
Aqua Marvel+ - Key Specifications
When it comes to specifications, Aqua Marvel+ is listed to come with a 3.5 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, 1GHz processor, Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread operating system, 5MP rear camera, 95MB internal storage, 512MB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and a 1,400 mAh battery with 5 hours talk time and 360 hours standby.
Aqua Swadesh - Key Specifications
At the same time, Aqua Swadesh might feature 3.2 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 320 x 240 pixels, 1GHz processor, Android 2.3.6 Gingerbread operating system, 2MP rear camera, 76MB internal storage, 512MB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and a 1,200 mAh battery with 3 hours talk time and 120 hours standby.
Aqua Glow and Aqua Active - More Intex Smartphones
Also, after the launch of Aqua Wonder Quadcore, Intex website listed two more Android based smartphones - Aqua Glow and Aqua Active. Where, Glow has been put up at Rs 4,990 and Active has been priced at Rs 3,790 respectively.
Specwise, Glow and Active come with Android Gingerbread operating system and pack 3MP rear camera, 1GHz processor, 256MB RAM, micro SD card slot, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. While Aqua Glow features a 4 inch IPS display and a 2,100 mAh battery, Aqua Active sports a 3.5 inch display and a 1,500 mAh battery.
Aqua Marvel+ and Swadesh - What About Competition?
Coming back to the listings of Aqua Marvel+ and Swadesh, they may be entry-level smartphones, but still at the sub Rs 4,000 price range, these smartphones are quite impressive and come with all the features that are offered by the other native manufacturers packed in handsets at a considerable higher price range.
Like, Micromax Bolt A35, which is priced at Rs 4,250 and also Karbonn A3, which holds a price tag of Rs 3,600.
While, Micromax offering comes packed with a 4 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, 1GHz processor, Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread platform, 2MP rear camera, 0.3MP front camera for video calling, Bluetooth, 2G, Wi-Fi and a 1,500 mAh battery, Bolt A35 has up to 4.5 hours talk time.
On the other hand, Karbonn A3 is equipped with a 3.5 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, 1GHz processor, Android 2.3 Gingerbread Os, 3MP rear camera, VGA front camera, 256MB RAM, 155MB internal storage, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB, 2G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and a 1,400 mAh battery.
Hence, comparing the duo with the Intex brand new budget smartphones, some of the aspects can be remarked as great offerings at the sub Rs 4,000 price range including capacitive touchscreen display, decent battery backup and dual SIM support as the other smartphones in that price range.