Indian electronics manufacturer, Intex today unveiled its new smartphone Intex Aqua Y2 Remote. Company claims that their new smartphone can be used to control TV, set-top boxes, DVD players and more with the help of built-in remote controller app and hardware. The device is equipped with an IR blaster, which is responsible for the infrared communication between the two devices.
The budget smartphone is labeled with a price tag of Rs. 4,390 and comes with a pre-installed ZaZa Remote app that enables its users to enter the model number for a particular device to offer the exact controls over it.
The controlling options will be displayed on a 4-inch IPS screen with a resolution of 800×480.
The Intex Aqua Y2 Remote is a 3G phone that runs on Android 4.4 KitKat supported by a 1.2GHz dual-core MediaTek MT6572 processor paired with a 512 MB of RAM. It is also featured with a 5 megapixel of primary image shooter coupled with a 2 megapixel of front facing camera. The smart remote control is powered with a 1500 mAh of battery.
For connectivity options, various features like Dual SIM, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, FM Radio are provided by the manufacturer.
A company’s spokesperson reported that the device is the first lowest budget smartphone running Android 4.4 KiKat. However, he didn’t share a word about the device’s availability, but reports state that the smartphone will be available anytime after this week.
Tech Specs of Intex Aqua Y2 Remote
- 4-inch IPS, 480 x 800 pixels
- Android 4.4 KitKat
- 1.2GHz dual core MediaTek MT6572
- 512MB RAM
- 4 GB internal storage, expandable up to 32 GB
- 5MP rear, 2MP front
- Dual SIM, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, FM Radio