Intex on Wednesday unveiled its new budget Aqua G2 smartphone in India. Priced at Rs. 1,990, the Intex Aqua G2
is targeted at first time smartphone buyers.
The Aqua G2 features 2G connectivity and comes with a 2.8-inch TFT display with a screen resolution of 240x320 pixels. The smartphone runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and supports dual-SIMs. The device packs an 1100mAh battery that can offer a talk time of up to 5 hours and a standby time of up to 6 days. It sport a 0.3-megapixel front and rear cameras. The rear camera comes accompanied with an LED flash. The Aqua G2 is powered by a single-core processor coupled with 256MB of RAM and packs 512MB of inbuilt storage. It supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 16GB). It measures 105x57.4x11mm and will be available in Grey and Champagne colours. Unfortunately, there is no 3G support on the handset.
The company says that the Aqua G2 will come with preloaded apps such as Opera mini.
Commenting on the launch, Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Mobile Business Head, Intex Technologies said, "With Aqua G2, we are targeting feature phone users who are yet to switch to smartphones. Aqua G2 is a brilliant device having all the required features, performance capability for any first-time user to get the smartphone experience. We are confident that Aqua G2 at such affordable price point will further enhance our market share and tap the potential feature phone consumers."
Intex few weeks back unveiled the budget Cloud Gem+ smartphone. The handset went on sale exclusively from Snapdeal, an e-commerce website, at Rs. 3,299.