Just days after launching the cheapest smartphone in India with a fingerprint scanner, Intex has today broken its own record so to say. The company has launched a new smartphone called Intex Cloud String HD, which is a fingerprint scanner boasting smartphone priced at Rs 5,599. The smartphone is not listed on Intex’s website, but has a page dedicated to it on Flipkart. Also Read - iPhone 11, iPhone XR up for grab with massive discount on Flipkart Big Saving Days sale
The Intex Cloud String HD has fingerprint sensor at the back placed just below the rear camera. This is the second affordable smartphone in Intex’s portfolio to boast a fingerprint scanner. The scanner can not only be used to unlock the device, but also to add a layer of security to apps. The scanner can also be used to click photos. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale begins: Pixel 4a, Realme X7, Samsung Galaxy F62, more on discount
As for design, the smartphone comes with a sleek back finish which is styled with monochromatic colors featuring a black and white combination on one and on the other, a gold and white combination. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days smartphone deals: Pixel 4a is star of the show once again
Intex Cloud String HD specifications, features: The smartphone sports a 5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) 2.5D curved display, and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor with a 1GB of RAM. The internal memory of 8GB can be further expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card.
The Cloud String HD also features an 8-megapixel camera on the rear, 5-megapixel selfie camera, and a removable 2,200mAh battery. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE support, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. On the software front, it runs on Android Lollipop 5.1.
At this price point, the Cloud String HD does have the advantage of being the only smartphone with a fingerprint scanner. When the rest of the specifications and features are taken into consideration, it will have to compete against the likes of Coolpad Note 3 Lite and Phicomm Energy E670 to name a few.
|Features||Intex Cloud String HD||Coolpad Note 3 Lite||Phicomm Energy 670|
|Display||5-inch||5-inch full HD||5-inch full HD|
|Processor||1.3 GHz Quad Core||MediaTek 1.3 GHz Quad Core||Qualcomm 1.1 GHz Quad Core|
|16GB (expandable)||16GB (expandable)|
|Connectivity||4G LTE, Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth||4G LTE, Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth||4G LTE, Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth|
|Android OS||Android 5.1 Lollipop||Android 5.1 Lollipop||Android 5.1 Lollipop|
|Price||Rs 5,599||Rs 6,999||Rs 5,999|