Indian smartphones vendors don’t look like to leave Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS as the new devices continue to flow. Android Gingerbread is still widely adopted Android version just behind 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Today, Intex Mobiles launched Cloud XI bar phone with 3.5 inches TFT touchscreen display providing 320 x 480 pixels resolution.Cloud XI refreshes the Intex Android mobile phone lineup in the budget range. Although its priced is not announced, it should be priced less than Rs 5,000. A presence of micro SD card slot is certain with support up to 32 GB as the internal memory is limited to just 256 MB RAM and 512 MB ROM.
While on camera, it brings 3 mega pixel sensor providing 2048 x 1536 pixels image resolution along with video recording, camera zoom capabilities. And without any doubt, it’s a dual SIM phone with SIM accepting 3G HSDPA/HSUPA connectivity and SIM 2 with only 2G GSM connectivity. It includes access to Google Play Store a marketplace where you can browse, install, buy thousands of Android apps, free apps are also available.
It extracts juices from 1250 mAh Li-ion rechargeable battery providing up to 4 hours of talk time and up to 200 hours of standby time. Sadly it doesn’t include GPS support.
Intex Cloud XI has following specifications –
- 3.5 Inch TFT Touchscreen display
- 320 x 480 pixels resolution
- 1 Ghz Single Core Processor
- 256 MB Internal Memory
- 512 MB ROM
- Micro SD card slot, 32 GB support
- 3 mega pixel rear camera
- 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution
- Android OS, v2.3.5 (Gingerbread)
- 1250 mAh Li-ion battery
- Dual SIM 3G GSM + 2G GSM
- 3G HSDPA, HSUPA
Dual SIM 3G HSDPA
All depends on price. If it’s priced at Rs 5,000 or less than it’s worth according to specifications mentioned overleaf.