Intex Launches Android Lollipop Powered Aqua Star L In India; Price, Specifications
Intex Launches Android Lollipop Powered Aqua Star L In India; Price, SpecificationsIntex Mobile

Home-bred consumer electronics firm Intex on Friday (13 February) launched a new handset dubbed as Aqua Star L in India.

Intex Aqua Star L is the India's first indigenous smartphone brand to ship with the latest Android Lollipop 5.0.

[Note: Rival, Xolo is the only domestic brand which has released the Candy flavoured Google mobile OS to 'One' and 'Q610s' which came with KitKat operating system]

Google's new Android v5.0 Lollipop OS comes with completely new design language – 'material design', bringing in interactive user interface, lots of animation graphics, replacement of Dalvik with ART as its default runtime which will bring improvement in performance and battery-life enhancements.

[Also read: Android 5.0 Lollipop: Top Key Features of New Google Mobile OS]

Under the hood, 5.0-inch Intex Aqua Star L houses 1.3GHz MediaTek quad-core SoC (System on Chip), 1GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt memory, 2,000mAh battery, an 8mp camera and a 2mp snapper on the front.

Intex Aqua Star L India price and availability details:

The company has reportedly confirmed that the new Intex Star will be made exclusively available in white and black models on Snapdeal for ₹6,990 from 16 February onwards.


Intex Aqua Star L will be up against the popular Android One series (Micromax Canvas A1, Spice Dream Uno and Karbonn Sparkle V) Motorola Moto E, Asus Zenfone 4 (& 5 series) which are slated to get Lollipop update soon. Other competitors include Lenovo A6000, Huawei Honor Holly, Lumia 435, etc.

Key Specifications of Intex Aqua Star L:

Model Intex Aqua Star L
Display 5.0-inch FWVGA IPS screen with 854 x 480p resolutions
OS Android 5.0 Lollipop
Processor 1.3GHz MediaTek quad-core CPU [Type: MT6582M]
Storage Capacity 8GB, expandable up to 32GB
  • Main: 8.0-megapixel camera with auto-focus, LED flash, HDR
  • Front: 2.0-megapixel camera
Battery 2000 mAh;
  • Talk time: up to 5 hours
  • Standby time: close to 220 hours
Network 2G & 3G
Add-ons Dual-SIM slots, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, micro-USB port, microSD card slot, FM Radio
Dimensions 141.0 x 72.9 x 8.0 mm
Weight 130 g
Price ₹6,990/-

[Image credits: Intex Mobile]