Intex Technologies has announced the launch of its first licensed Sailfish OS device in the world - Aqua Fish in partnership with Jolla. The Aqua Fish smartphone with Sailfish 2.0 OS will be available on Ebay.com at a price of Rs. 5,499. Further, the smartphone will also go live on Flipkart, Amazon, and Snapdeal in the coming weeks.
The Aqua Fish smartphone comes with a 5-inch HD IPS display, supported by a 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM, and 32GB expandable memory. Further, this smartphone is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor under the hood.
In terms of camera, the Aqua Fish will flaunt an 8MP rear camera and 2MP front camera under the hood. The handset is powered with a big 2500mAh battery which provides a talk-time of 6-7 hours along with a standby time of up to 20 days.
"At Intex, it's our constant endeavor to bring the latest technology to our consumers first. Keeping with that tradition, we are delighted to partner with Jolla to launch the world's first smartphone with a licensed Sailfish OS. Sailfish is a young mobile OS; a challenge with a lot of promise. We are confident that our consumers will enjoy the Sailfish experience on the Aqua Fish," stated Mr. Keshav Bansal, Director, Intex Technologies.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Sami Pienimäki, Jolla Co-Founder, stated "We are very excited and proud to witness the launch of Aqua Fish, the first Sailfish OS-powered smartphone licensed by a major device vendor. With Intex Aqua Fish, smartphone lovers in India will get the possibility to experience a totally new, fast and smooth user experience, and run their favorite Android apps in a totally new environment."