Intex, the popular Indian computer peripheral manufacturing company also involved in making affordable mobile handsets from past five years has now come up with an another new smartphone named Intex Aqua 4.0, a dual sim smartphone running on Android 2.3.5 platform. Equipped with many apps and games, the Aqua 4.0 is available officially at a price of INR Rs. 5,490 in Indian market.

Announcing the launch, Sanjay Kumar, GM- Mobile Business, Intex Technologies (India) Ltd. said :

We have been in the mobile business from the last five years and hence offering smartphones is a natural progression in growing our product portfolio in the country. While smartphones are mostly used by urban population, our market survey has established the huge demand in smaller cities and towns. We at Intex are geared up to offer best of the smartphones. Aqua 4.0 is one such offering which has a host of bundled applications and features that make it an ideal choice at a pocket-friendly price for youngsters.

Intex Aqua 4 : A 3.5-inch Dual-SIM Android Smartphone with Wi-Fi and GPS

Intex Aqua 4 : A 3.5-inch Dual-SIM Android Smartphone with Wi-Fi and GPS

Aqua 4.0 is fully armed with 800MHz processor and flaunts a 3.5-inch capacitive touch screen display having resolution of 480×320 pixels. The smartphone includes a 3MP rear camera to capture your memorable moments and also 0.3MP front camera has been provided for video calling. It comes with 1400 mAh battery and 131MB internal storage but it’s expandable up to 32 GB via microSD card. Moreover Aqua 4.0 supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM radio. In addition to this, the Intex Aqua 4.0 is equipped with three sensors – gravity, light and proximity sensors – allowing user to adjust brightness of the screen, and the phone to auto-detect and turn off the screen during calls etc, control the outflow of infrared, and also save battery at the same time.

Aqua 4.0 is a good option at this price tag for those who want to have Wi-Fi and GPS in their smartphone, but the outdated Android platform, low internal storage and also poor battery performance may be negative points regarding this smartphone.

Some noticeable features of Intex Aqua 4.0
Network GSM
Style Bar
Battery Type Li-Ion 1400 mAh
Display Resolution 480 x 320 Pixels, 3.5″
Memory InBuilt 512 MB (Internal) + 131 MB (User Memory)
Memory Extended MicroSD upto 32 GB
Camera Yes
Mega Pixels Ext:3.0MP, 2048×1536 Pix; Int:0.3MP, 640×480 Pix, VGA
Camera Zoom Yes
Video Capture Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP
A2DP Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Music Player Yes
FM Radio FM Radio with Recording
Games Yes
Ring Tones Yes
Loudspeakers Yes
3G  HSDPA upto 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA upto 5.76 Mbps
Operating System  Android OS, v2.3.5 (Gingerbread)
Dual Sim  GSM + GSM
Operating Frequency  Quad-band GSM 850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900 MHz
Talk Time Upto 3 Hours
Standby Time Upto 140 Hours
Special Features  800 MHz Processor, Mobile Tracker, Traffic Monitor, Facebook, Nimbuzz, Skype