Intex Releases its First Sailfish OS Smartphone
Intexhad recently announced a partnership with Jolla to make its Sailfish OS smartphone titled Intex Aqua Fish. This was Jolla's first tie-up with a smartphone vendor in India for its Sailfish platform. After much delay, the first smartphone running Sailfish 2.0 made by Intex has been quietly launched on eBay India at a price of 5,499.
The device will reportedly be available on other ecommerce platforms like Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal and so on and so forth. The device features a 5-inch 720p HD TFT display and runs a 1.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory which can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card. There is an 8MP rear camera with LED Flash along with a 2MP selfie camera. The dual-sim smartphone supports 4G LTE and is backed by a 2,500mAh battery. Connectivity features include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS among other regular features. The interface of Sailfish OS is totally different from that of Android. It is heavily dependent on swipes and gestures. The device will be available in Black and Orange colour variants.