The domestic smartphone manufacturer, Intex has recently released a low-end smartphone in its Aqua series called as Intex Aqua Freedom priced at Rs. 5,790 with 5-inch HD display, 1GB RAM, 5MP camera and 3000mAh battery. Now, a new budget-friendly smartphone in its Cloud series called as Intex Cloud Crystal 2.5D is currently available for purchase on Amazon India priced at Rs. 6,899. The USP of the device is it comes with 3GB of RAM and is the most affordable smartphone in the country to sport such amount of RAM.
Coming to the specifications part, the Intex Cloud Crystal flaunts a 5-inch (1280×720 pixels) HD display with 294ppi as pixel density and 2.5D arc glass laid on top. Under the hood, it comes powered by unspecified 64-bit quad-core clocked at 1GHz, and we can expect it to come equipped with MediaTek MT6735P chipset. The device supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.
On the photographic section, the smartphone features an 8MP rear camera with LED flash and a 2MP front-facing camera for video calling and crisp selfie images. It also has a Live Photo mode that can record a short video with image, Gesture capture and Anti-Shake. As earlier said, the device has 3GB of RAM, 16GB of built-in storage that can be further expanded using a microSD card slot upto 32GB. The 4G-LTE enabled device comes with standard connectivity options like Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/A-GPS, Wi-Fi and a microUSB 2.0 port.
The handset powers a 2200mAh battery that is rated to deliver upto 8 hours of talk time and upto 120 hours of standby time. The dimensions of the smartphone measure 143 x 71 x 9 mm and weighs around 150 grams. The smartphone sports rich looks with polycarbonate body with alloy frame around its sides and comes in Black and White color variants. The Intex Cloud Crystal will be a good competitor for the Coolpad Note 3 Lite that comes with even better specifications at the similar price tag.
A quick recall, Intex has recently launched an affordable 4G-LTE enabled smartphone in its Aqua series called as Intex Aqua Craze priced at Rs. 6,190. The smartphone features 5-inch HD display, 64-bit MediaTek MT6735P quad-core SoC, 1GB RAM, 8GB of storage, 8MP main camera, 2MP selfie shooter, 2500mAh battery and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.