Intex Technologies the home grown tech giant has merged two of its strengths and launched a new product. Intex when it started became popular in India because of the affordable speaker system which they sold. Back in the days everyone in school and college wanted to have a PC like we have smartphones today.
PC was the first love for the tech enthusiasts and it was never complete without Intex speakers. They were affordable , terrific sound – the dope tech for the early 2000.
Intex is also now known to make budget smartphones – ultra cheap sub 8K price smartphones with some incredible specs. They have mixed both their strengths and have launched a new smartphone – Intex Aqua Trend Lite.
The smartphone comes with a high grade 1.5 Watts Dynamic speaker which offers lound and clear sound. The Intex Aqua Trend Lite is priced at Rs 5690 and will be available online as well as offline.
The smartphone is powered by the 1.25 GHz mediatek 6737M processor clocked at 1.25 GHz and comes with 1 GB of Ram. The Intex Aqua Trend Lite has a 5.0 Inch Display with FWVGA (854*480) pixels display resolution.
The Mobile comes with 8 GB of internal storage and it is expandable to 128 GB using the micro-sd card. The device comes with a basic 5 Mega pixel rear camera with Autofocus and LED Flash. There is a 2 Mega Pixel front camera for clicking selfies.
There is 2600 mAH capacity battery to keep the device running all day. Considering it’s humble specs should last at least a day on a single charge. The smartphone comes with some Intex specific Value added services like the MiFon security to make the device more secure from viruses and malware.
Additionally, it has LFTY a left screen swipe offers a variety of content to the users something like the Google the Google News and updates we get on most of the devices. The device comes with 4G LTE as well as VOLTE support to work with the JIO, Airtel , Voda and Idea network.
The smartphone runs on the Android Marshmallow 6.0 update and weighs 160 grams. (a bit heavy considering the screen size and battery capacity).
Key Specs for Intex Aqua Lite Trend
- Screen – 5.0 Inch FWVGA (854*480) pixels.
- Processor –Mediatek 6737 Quad-Core processors
- RAM – 1 GB
- Storage – 8 GB , expandable upto 128 GB.
- Rear Camera – 5 MP rear camera
- Front selfie camera – 2 MP Front Selfie camera
- OS – Android Marshmallow 6.0 along.
- Battery Capacity – 2600 mAh battery with fast charging.
- Connectivity – Dual Sim 4G with VOLTE
- Fingerprint Scanner – No
- Price Rs. 5699
Intex has been launching a lot of budget phones but has not been able to retain the market share that it once had. The primary reason is that the company has not been able to compete with the Chinese rivals like the iVoomi and Xiaomi which are offering much better phones in the budget segment.