Intex has launched the company’s first smartphone – Intex Cloud FX, in India at an initial price tag of Rs. 1,999. It runs on Firefox OS and comes in Black & White colours. It is exclusively available on Snapdeal.
Commenting on the launch, Keshav Bansal, Director, Marketing, Intex Technologies said,
“The launch of Intex Cloud FX marks the beginning of a new era of the Indian smartphone market and Intex is proud to be the first Indian company to understand and deliver on market needs. With the launch of Intex Cloud FX, we aim to enable the masses to get smartphone experience at the cost of a feature phone. We are delighted to partner with Snapdeal.com, the partnership allows us to offer the smartphone pan-India at a revolutionary cost.”
Dr. Li Gong, President of Mozilla, said,
“We are excited that Intex Cloud FX is now selling in the market, being the first Firefox OS device available in India and Asia. The positive consumer feedback from other markets tells that people like the unique user experience and openness we’re building with Firefox OS. With the supports from Intex, Firefox OS smartphones in ultra-low-cost category will redefine the entry-level smartphones segment, which attract people to transfer from featured phones to smartphones. Having a stronghold as Intex, we believe Firefox OS devices are going to create another momentum in Asia.”
On the specifications front, it has 3.5-inch HVGA screen with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels and it is powered by a 1GHz Spectrum S6281 processor which is paired with 128MB of RAM. It runs on Mozilla OS and has in-built memory of 256MB which can be expanded further up to 4GB via microSD card. The Firefox OS is based on HTML5, has adaptive App Search or the Single Window Search and comes pre-loaded with Facebook, Twitter and more apps. It also has Firefox marketplace to download more apps.
On the imaging front, it has 2-megapixel rear-camera.
It weighs 104 grams and has dimensions of 115.9 x 62.0 x 11.8mm.
It comes with dual SIM support and has connectivity options like 2G (EDGE), GPRS, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB, Bluetooth, FM radio and 3.5mm audio jack.
It packs 1250mAh battery and deliver 4 hours of talk time & a standby time of 200 hours.
It comes with 1GB of free data from Aircel per month for three months. Aircel subscribers can SMS ‘INTEX’ to 121 to avail the offer. The device also supports several Indian languages including Hindi and Tamil.
Intex Cloud FX specifications
|Specifications||Intex Cloud FX|
|Display||3.5-inch HVGA capacitive touch screen display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels|
|Processor||1GHz Spectrum S6281 Processor|
|Operating System||Firefox OS|
|Memory||128MB RAM, 256MB in-built memory which can be expanded further up to 4GB via microSD card|
|Connectivity||2G (EDGE), Wi-Fi, Bluetooth|
|Dimensions||115.9 x 62.0 x 11.8 mm|