Intex has unveiled its latest smartphone in its Aqua series in the Indian market, the Aqua i6 at Rs. 8,990.
The Intex Aqua i6 features a 5-inch (480x854 pixel) display, and is powered by a quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek 6582 processor, coupled with a Mali 400MP2 GPU and 512MB of RAM. The smartphone runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, and includes 4GB of inbuilt storage which is expandable up to 32GB with microSD card. It sports dual cameras - an 8-megapixel rear camera with flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. Connectivity options on the smartphone include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, EDGE and 3G. The device packs a 1900mAh battery that according to company can last up to 6 hours and gives a standby time of up to 220 hours. It is dual-SIM smartphone with GSM+GSM support.
The Intex Aqua i6 comes preloaded with apps such as BIGFLIX, ZAPAK, Matrabhasha, and Intex Cloud app, which offers 5GB of free cloud space to users.
Commenting on the launch, Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Business Head - Mobile, Intex Technologies Ltd. said, "We are excited to be the first mobile player in India to bring the latest innovation from MediaTek to consumers with the launch of Aqua i6. Intex believes in providing users with a single device which is capable of combining work and fun together. Aqua i6 is yet another quality offering from Intex for those who look forward to a powerful device which makes juggling between multiple tasks a breeze."
Dr. Finbarr Moynihan, General Manager - International Sales & Marketing, MediaTek Inc. said, "With the launch of Aqua i6, South Asia's first handset based on the MT6582, we extend our association with Intex Mobile to help bring the world's best technology to the Indian market".
The Intex Aqua i6 will join the other two smartphones from Intex's Aqua I series, the Intex Aqua i5 and Intex Aqua i7.
Mobiles launched in October 2013
Intex Aqua i6 key specifications
Display: 5-inch FWVGA display
OS: Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Processor: 1.3GHz MediaTek 6582 processor
Storage: 512MB RAM, 4GB inbuilt storage, Expandable up to 32GB via microSD card
Camera: 8-megapixel rear camera with flash, 2-megapixel front-facing camera