The dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) based Intex Aqua Desire runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat out-of-the-box. It comes with a 4.7-inch (480x854 pixels) FWVGA IPS display, which can be considered the highlight of the handset at this price point.
The smartphone is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core MediaTek (MT6572) processor coupled with 512MB of RAM. It comes with 4GB of inbuilt storage, which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). It sports an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera with dual-LED flash, while there is a secondary 2-megapixel front-facing camera also onboard.
On the connectivity front, the Intex Aqua Desire offers 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth options. The smartphone packs a 1700mAh battery, which according to the official listing is rated to deliver up to 6 hours of talk time and up to 240 hours of standby time. It measures 138x67.9x8.8mm; weighs 130 grams, and will be available White, Blue, and Grey colours.
The Intex Aqua Desire features preinstalled apps such as Ask Me, Clean Master, Intex Fun, Intex Market, Intex Play, Intex Zone, Opera mini, and OLX.
Last month, Intex launched the Aqua Eco and Aqua Y3, priced at Rs. 3,650 and Rs. 4,490 respectively. Both the Intex Aqua Eco and Aqua Y3 were dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) smartphones. The Aqua Eco runs the now-dated Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean while the Aqua Y3 runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat.