On 25 Apr 14, Intex Technologies, India’s fastest growing mobile handset company announced the launch of its first ever dual functionality smartphone, Aqua QWERTY with a tag price Rs. 4990.

Intex Aqua QWERTY Smartphone
Intex Aqua QWERTY Smartphone

According to the Intex, the manufacturer of “Aqua QWERTY”, A unique feature of the phone is its combination of a touch-sensitive screen and a user-friendly typing qwerty interface, aimed at offering users more choices in the way they use their smartphones.”

Features and Specifications

The Intex Aqua QWERTY, flagship smartphone sports a 3.5″ HVGA touch screen display with 16M colours and 320 x 480 pixel resolution, boasted with Dual Core processor, clocked at 1.2GHz speed with MediaTek MT6572A/W chipset, alongside 512 MB RAM. The phone runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS out-of-the-box.

The Aqua QWERTY houses a 5.0 MP Rear Camera with flash but without Auto-Focus, alongside 1.3 MP frontal to take selfies and video calling. It is featured with 3G network, dual sim and dual standby.

Measuring the handset, its dimensions is 134.2 x 63 x 11mm and weighs 90 gms (with battery). The smartphone is available in black and white variants of colours.

The Intex’s Aqua QWERTY features 4GB ROM, out of which 1.27GB storage can be used by user. The storage memory can be upgraded with an external 32 GB memory card.

The phone is powered with a 1500mAH battery, can provide 5 hrs talk time or 230 hrs standby time supported. Wi-Fi ,  Bluetooth , USB and GPS/ AGPS connectivity options are supported by Aqua QWERTY. It support FM radio also.

INTEX CLOUD, Software Update (FOTA), Intex Zone, OPERA MINI, Intex Games Club, WECHAT, NQ SECURITY, NQ Vault, INTEX , LIFEBOX, Bigflix, OLX, Zapak, Newshunt, Getit, Hungama, GreetZap, Saavn and Intex Care are pre-loaded apps in Aqua QWERTY Smartphone.

Reviews : The phone specs are quite good for Rs. 4990 (latest price from official website) and from my side, Intex Aqua QWERTY phone is recommended product.

Commenting on the launch Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Business Head- Mobile, Intex said “Intex has always been at the forefront in bringing innovative products to its customers. Aqua Qwerty is one such product which offers the convenience of both touch and type features for users who are Qwerty lovers but wish to explore the touch experience at the same time.We have stepped into the qwerty keypad smartphone segment after a lot of market research, and we believe that the Aqua Qwerty will be a vehicle of smartphone adoption in the highly untapped segment of women smartphone users in India,also meeting the needs of professionals who want to send error-free texts, without stressing too much on switching the keypad between signs, symbols, numbers and alphabets”