Smartphone manufacturer Intex, has launched a new smartphone offering in India- Intex Aqua Power. This dual sim smartphone is powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core MediaTek (MTK6592M) processor and runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat. It features a 5-inch (480×854 pixels resolution) FWVGA IPS display. It comes with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of inbuilt storage (expandable up to 32 GB). It sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera with LED flash and auto-focus while it has a 2 mega pixel front-facing camera. The camera is equipped with features like Panorama shot, HDR, voice capture, live photo mode, face beauty, smile shot and face detection. It packs a 4000 mAh battery, which is claimed to deliver up to 11 hours of talk time and up to 500 hours of standby time.
As connectivity options, it includes 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and Micro-USB. The dimensions of the phone are 141 x 71.9 x 9.3 mm. This smartphone features USB-OTG function and pedometer.
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Key Features of Intex Aqua Power Smartphone
- Processor: 1.4 GHz octa-core MediaTek (MTK6592M) processor
- Operating System: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
- Display: 5 inch FWVGA IPS display
- RAM: 1GB
- ROM: 8GB (Expandable up to 32GB)
- Rear Camera: 8 mega pixel camera with LED flash and auto-focus
- Front Camera: 2 mega pixel camera
- Battery: 4000 mAh
- Connectivity: 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and Micro-USB
- Dimensions: 141 x 71.9 x 9.3 mm
- Colour Options: Black, Blue, Grey, and White
- Sensors: Proximity, Light, Gravity, Motion, E-Compass sensors
Speaking on the launch, Mobile Business Head of Intex Technologies, Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, said, “At Intex, it is our effort to constantly understand and deliver on customer expectations and we feel the Aqua Power with its extensive battery life and powerful octa-core processor will cater to our consumers’ needs in a far more effective manner.”
Intex Aqua Power will compete with Panasonic Eluga S, Micromax A111 Canvas Doodle and Xolo Opus HD. Xolo Opus HD, priced at Rs. 8499. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor and runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat processor. It features a 5 inch (720 x 1280 resolution) display. It sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera and a 2 mega pixel front camera. It comes with 1 GB RAM, 8 GB ROM and 2500 mAh battery.
While Panasonic Eluga S also comes with similar features and is priced slightly higher with a price tag of Rs. 9999 (Snapdeal) is powered by Octa Core processor and runs on Android Kit-Kat 4.4 operating system. It features 5 inch IPS display. It sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera and 5 mega pixel front facing camera or the selfie camera. It has 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal storage. It packs a 2100 mAh battery.
Price and Availability
With every manufacturer coming up with smartphones equipped with latest technology and innovative features, lets see whether Intex Aqua Power succeeds in attracting customers and boosting company’s sales or not.This smartphone will be available in Black, Blue, Grey, and White colour options. It is available at all authorized retail stores across India at a price tag of Rs. 8,444.
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