Intex recently launched the Android powered Aqua 4.0 smartphone in India. It is basically an entry-level smartphone with dual-SIM functionality. Intex Aqua 4.0 will be shipped with the old Android 2.3.5 (Gingerbread) Operating System and it won’t be upgraded to the Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS. This handset is specially designed for students and young professionals, who are planning to upgrade from their feature phone to an entry-level smartphone without burning a hole in their pocket.
Sanjay Kumar, GM- Mobile Business, Intex Technologies (India) Ltd, said:
“We have been in the mobile business from the last five years and hence offering smartphones is a natural progression in growing our product portfolio in the country. While smartphones are mostly used by urban population, our market survey has established the huge demand in smaller cities and towns. We at Intex are geared up to offer best of the smartphones. AQUA 4.0 is one such offering which has a host of bundled applications and features that make it an ideal choice at a pocket-friendly price for youngsters.”
Intex Aqua 4.0 features a 3.5 inch touchscreen display, sporting a resolution of 480 × 320 pixels, 800 MHz processor, Android 2.3.5 (Gingerbread) Operating System, 3 megapixel rear camera, VGA video recording and playback, 0.3 megapixel front-facing camera, Mobile tracker, GPRS/ WAP and so on.
It also comes with the usual 3.5 mm headset jack, FM with recording, Bluetooth, 512 MB ROM, 131 internal memory, MicroSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory, G Sensor, Proximity and Light Sensor, Auto call record, social networking apps, Wi-Fi 801.11 b/g/n, 3G Connectivity, up to 3 hours of talk-time, up to 140 hours of stand-by time and a 1400 mAh battery.
Intex Aqua comes pre-loaded with popular games such as Angry Birds, Talking Tom, Fruit Ninja, etc. This device is available in Black and White colors. Intex Aqua 4.0 comes with a price-tag of just Rs.5,490 (approx. $100) in India. You can easily get this device from your nearest retailers as well as from 70 Intex Squares across India.