Intex Aqua Lions X1 and X1 Plus with shatterproof display launched in India

As more and more Chinese smartphone brands are looking out to capture the entry-level smartphone market, few Indian OEM’s are planning to fight back as well. So, earlier today, Intex India launched Intex Aqua Lion X1 and Intex Aqua Lion X1 Plus with amazingly surprising specifications.

Both models offer top of the line build quality and these devices also offer shatterproof display. So, if you ever break your smartphone screen within 12 months, the company will replace the screen at no cost. So, let’s look at the technical specifications of the Intex Aqua Lion X1 and Intex Aqua X1 Plus.

Intex Aqua X1:

Intex Aqua X1 features a 5.2-inch IPS LCD HD 720p display, protected by a 2.5D curved tempered glass on the top. Under the hood, the device is powered by a 64-bit MediaTek MT6737 Quad-core SoC, paired with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB onboard flash storage with a dedicated micro SD card slot (up to 128 GB).

In terms of camera capability, the device offers a 13 MP rear-facing autofocus rear-facing camera with dual LED flash with 1080p video recording capability. The front-facing 5 MP front-facing selfie camera with 720p video recording capability with front-facing selfie flash.

As the connectivity is concerned, the device offers dual SIM card slot with 4G LTE and VoLte capability with WiFi and WiFi Hotspot with Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS capability. The device is also equipped with a 2800 mAh Li-ion battery with normal charging capability via micro USB port along with USB OTG support for data transfer between pen drives and hard disks. Finally, coming to the operating system, the device runs on Android Nougat 7.0 with custom UI on the top, which also bundles the third party apps like Amazon Prime Video, Cool Gallery, Ganna, Mifon Security, Swiftkey, UC Mini, Xander, and Temple Paradise Dash, where some of them are un-installable and some of them are not.

Intex Aqua X1 Plus:

There aren’t many changes on the Intex Aqua X1 Plus, as the device offers a 5.2-inch HD display with 2.5D curved tempered glass powered by the same Quad-core SoC, with improved 3 GB RAM over 2 GB on the standard edition as well as 32 GB storage in opposite to 16 GB compared with the same dedicated micro SD card slot (up to 128 GB).

The camera remains the same that, the device offers 13 MP rear-facing camera and a 5 MP front-facing selfie camera with 720p video recording capability with Android Nougat with the same bunch of 3 rd party apps. Jio is also including an offer, where, if you purchase any data plan priced INR 309 or higher, one can get free 25 GB 4G data.

Finally, the Intex Aqua Lions X1 is priced at INR 7,499 and the Intex Aqua Lions X1 Plus is priced at INR 8,499. Both devices will be available exclusively in Glossy Black, Champagne, and blue colour exclusively on an online e-commerce website.

Here is the official product statement from  Nidhi Markanday, Director, Intex Technologies:

“The shatterproof series, Aqua Lions X1 and Aqua Lions X1+, is our latest tech marvel, a symbol of style, strength and performance for the ubiquitous users and the market. For this Diwali, we have brought out a complete package having all the right features – 3GB RAM, fingerprint sensor, big battery and latest OS for the tech savvy consumers. We are sure the shatterproof series will give consumers stress free handling of their smart phone and will be a delight for all.”