Intex India introduced two new Aqua series smartphones in India – The Aqua 5.5 VR and the Aqua Craze II – which will retail for Rs. 5,099 and Rs. 5,990 INR. The Intex Aqua 5.5 VR will retail online exclusively on Flipkart starting October 19, and the Aqua Craze II will retail at offline stores as well.
The Intex Aqua 5.5 VR is compatible with VR headsets, and the Aqua Craze II is not. Besides, the Aqua 5.5 VR has a bigger display a slightly bigger battery. Apart from these differences, both handsets are pretty similar.
Also, both handsets are running Android Marshmallow software with home brewed enhancements like LFTY and Matrabhasha. The former refers to a new left screen which features curated content from different sources and the latter integrates support for 21 regional Indian languages.
The Intex Aqua 5.5 VR is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 chip paired with 1GB RAM and 8GB storage. Other features include 5MP rear camera and 5MP front camera each assisted by LED flash, MicroSD card support up to 32GB, 5.5-inch HD display and a 2800mAh battery.
On the other hand, the Intex Aqua Craze II comes with a smaller 5-inch HD display and is powered by a 1.2GHz Quad core SC9832A chipset, paired with 1GB RAM and 8GB RAM. Other hardware features includes 5MP front and rear camera, MicroSD card support up to 32GB, and 2500mAh battery.
Commenting on the launch of both the phones, Mr. Unnikrishnan Mohandas, Product Head- IntexTechnologies said, “As a technology innovator, it is important for Intex to add valuable assets to the portfolio and create an industry benchmark. After extensive research and user inputs, we developed the Aqua 5.5VR & Aqua Craze II that promise to deliver improved quality of selfies as well as multitasking and better connectivity. Moreover, the improved features like Matrabhasha and in-house VAS feature named LFTY add to the USP of the product.”
Key Specifications of Intex Aqua 5.5 VR and Aqua Craze II:
|Model||Intex Aqua 5.5 VR||Intex Aqua Craze II|
|Display||5.5-Inch HD||5-Inch HD|
|Processor||64 bit 1.2GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737||64 bit 1.2GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC9832A|
|Camera||5MP rear and 5MP front camera||5MP rear and 5MP front camera|
|Software||Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS||Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS|
|Price||5,099 INR||5,990 INR|