Intex Aqua i5 HD with 5-inch HD display, 13MP camera launched for Rs. 9990

Intex Aqua i5HD

Intex Technologies has launched the Aqua i5 HD, its new smartphone in the Aqua series and the successor of Aqua i5. It has a 5-inch HD  (1280 × 720 pixels) display based on one-glass-solution (OGS) technology, powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean). It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, voice image capture and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.

Intex Aqua i5HD

It comes with dual SIM support, similar to other Intex smartphones. It also has voice screen unlock, face unlock and flip to mute.

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.

Intex Aqua i5 HD specifications

  • 5-inch HD  (1280 × 720 pixels) OGS display
  • Dual SIM (WCDMA + GSM) with dual Standby
  • Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • 1.3 GHz quad-core processor
  • 13MP Auto Focus Camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • Light Sensor, Magnetic Sensor, Proximity Sensor, G sensor
  • 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP and GPS
  • 1GB RAM, 4GB internal memory, Expandable memory up to 32GB with micro SD
  • 2000 mAh battery

The Intex Aqua i5 HD comes in black and white colors and is priced at  Rs. 9990. It would be available from 40000 plus resellers, several hypermarkets and leading e-commerce portals across India. Intex claims that they have sold 11.5 million handsets last year, out of which 1.5 million were smartphones. It plans to launch 8 more Aqua series smartphones during the next quarter.

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