The Indian electronics manufacturer, Intex Technologies has unveiled its performance friendly smartphone, Cloud Swift in Champagne and Grey color variant.The handset is available for pre-orders at Rs. 8,888 , exclusively on Snapdeal and the sales will commence on Tuesday. The company is trying to attract the buyers and hit the festive season by its highlighting offer that allows the users to get a free replacement of display, in the case of breakage within one year of purchase.
Intex Cloud Swift runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop supported by a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek Mt6753A processor with a 3GB of RAM. On the storage front, users can also store data up to 16GB to its internal storage, it is however, expandable up to 128 GB via a microSD card.
The handset is fronted with a 5-inch HD IPS display with 720×1280 pixels of resolution and 320ppi of pixel density. Also, a 5-megapixel of front-facing onboard camera is placed above the screen panel, meanwhile, the back of the smartphone features an autofocus 8-megapixel of primary image capturing tool.
The Intex Cloud Swift also features several popular preloaded apps like Gaana, Hotstar, Chaatz, Skype, OneDrive, Follo, Newshunt, InMobi Services, Clean Master, OLX, Opera Mini and Matrabhasha.
As connectivity options, the handset includes 3G (HSPA+), 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB 2.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and a 3.5mm audio jack and also boasts ambient light sensor, accelerometer and a proximity sensor.
Intex claims that the 2500 mAh battery bundled with the Cloud Swift delivers up to 400 hours of standby time and up to 7 hours of talktime. It measures 144×72.5×8.9mm in dimensions.
Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Mobile Business Head, Intex Technologies commented on its new release, “Intex has launched a category-defying product, Cloud Swift exclusively online.” He further added that they are glad to partner one of the India’s leading e-commerce sites, Snapdeal as the online marketing is the central platform for next generation of consumers to purchase electronic items. In addition, the company is sure that this exclusive association will offer consumers an unmatchable experience at a never before price-point.
According to The TeCake reviewer, the Intex Cloud Swift smartphone will be a better choice in the mid-ranged smartphones as the smartphone features 4G connectivity with an unmatchable performance. Also, the highlighting feature of the handset is its 3G RAM that enables to run multiple apps flawlessly, at the mean time. As a result, it is expected that the Intex Cloud Swift can compete and break the market of smartphones under the price range of Rs.10K. However, the Chinese MideiaTek chipset could give a negative impact to the device.
Tech Specs for Intex Cloud Swift
|Camera||8MP rear and 5MP front camera|
|Processor||1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek Mt6753A|
|Display||5-inch HD IPS display|
|OS||Android 5.1 Lollipop|
|Storage||16 GB, expandable up to 128 GB|
|Sensors||Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer and Proximity Sensor|