Intex has added a new smartphone to its product portfolio under the Aqua series. The smartphone in question is the Intex Aqua S3 and it is priced at Rs 5,777. Intex calls the Aqua S3 its ‘fast-charging smartphone’ as it comes with a high capacity charger (2Amp) which is claimed to reduce charging time by 35 percent at least. The smartphone will be offered in champagne color and will be available via offline retailers.
As seen in case with other Intex smartphones, the Aqua S3 also comes with pre-loaded apps and services. Some of these include a pre-loaded QR Code scanner and miFon security which is a 9 in 1 security suite. The miFon security comes with features like lost phone tracker, missing phone siren, antivirus and data back. Another interesting feature is that the miFon security clicks selfie of the thief and emails the owner. The smartphone also comes preloaded with music streaming app Gaana, photo editing app Vistos, e-commerce app Amazon and Danger Dash game.
Commenting on the fast-charging capability of the Intex Aqua S3, Nidhi Markanday, Director and Business Head of Intex said, “With Aqua S3 model having high capacity charger, we have ensured that your smartphone doesn’t go Off and provides endless entertainment, the biggest advantage otherwise found in feature phones. Intex has always kept consumers first and so have always come up with practical features for its devices.”
Intex Aqua S3 specifications, features
The Intex Aqua S3 features a 5-inch HD IPS display. The smartphone is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM. The smartphone also comes with onboard storage of 16GB which is further expandable up to 64GB via a microSD card. In the photography department, the Intex Aqua S3 sports an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The front and rear cameras both feature LED flash. ALSO READ: Intex ELYT e7 with Android Nougat launched, priced at Rs 7,999: Features, specifications
Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 2,450mAh battery. On the software front, the Intex Aqua S3 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. With the latest Android OS running, the smartphone comes with features like split-screen view, inline replies to notifications and ‘Doze’ power-saving mode. Connectivity options on the smartphone include dual-SIM support, 4G LTE with VoLTE support, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. ALSO READ: Intex Aqua Crystal Plus with 2GB of RAM, Android 7.0 Nougat launched: Price, specifications and features
The Intex Aqua S3 is placed in a competitive price segment, and will compete with the likes of Xiaomi Redmi 4A, Motorola Moto C, and the Micromax Vdeo 3. ALSO READ: Xiaomi Redmi 4A to Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro: Top 10 cheapest VoLTE smartphones in India