It is raining budget friendly 4G enabled smartphones in the market and the latest to enter this segment is the Aqua Craze by Intex. The other 4G LTE supported smartphones launched in the past week alone are Lava A88, Lava X11, Lava A71, LYF Wind 6, Phicomm Energy 2 E670, Reliance JIO LYF Flame 1. The Budget 4G segment is getting more competitive day by day and with the Aqua Craze Intex has introduced a nice looking device. Looking at the images the location of the speakers on the top and bottom of the screen looks premium for the price range.
The Aqua Craze sports a 5-inch HD IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The device is powered by a 1GHz 64-bit quad-core MediaTek MT6735P processor with Mali-T720 GPU. It comes with 1GB of DDR3 RAM and 8GB internal memory which is expandable up to 32GB using microSD card. The smartphone is available in Champagne Gold, grey and white colors paired with the textured back panel and front design making it look decent.
Specifications of Intex Aqua Craze:
- Display: 5-inch HD IPS display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
- Processor: 1 GHz 64-bit quad-core MediaTek MT6735P pricessor with Mali-T720 GPU
- RAM and Storage: 1GB DDR3 RAM and 8GB internal memory expandable using microSD card
- Camera: 8MP rear camera with LED flash and 2MP front facing camera
- OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop
- Battery: 2500 mAh
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
The Intex Aqua Craze sports an 8MP rear camera with LED flash along with a 2MP front facing camera. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop which comes preloaded with apps like Opera Mini,Clean Master, Mewshunt, Myntra, Chaatz etc. The device comes with connectivity features like 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The smartphone is Dual SIM and supports 4G connectivity for both TDD-LTE Band 40 and FDD-LTE Band 3 (1800MHz) for India.
Commenting on the launch, Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Mobile Business Head, Intex Technologies, said, “Aqua Craze is a brilliant device from the house of Intex and is a true delight for the consumers. The affordable 4G smart phone has features which will leave the consumers spell bound. We are honoured and delighted that this latest offering from Intex has been launched by the honorable Secretary, DoT. This will surely act as an impetus for us and encourage us further in our “Make in India” journey.”
The Intex Aqua Craze is available in three colors of Champagne Gold, Grey and White and is priced at Rs. 6,190.