Intex Aqua Qwerty touch and type phone launched for Rs. 4990

With the demand for smartphones with the full QWERTY keypad increasing, Intex has launched a touch and type phone – the Intex Aqua Qwerty.


Intex has announced the launch of the Intex Aqua Qwerty, which is the company’s first touch and type smartphone which has a physical QWERTY keyboard. The device has a small 3.5 inch display with resolution of 480 x 320 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual core processor along with just 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.

The Intex Aqua Qwerty has a rear facing 5 MP camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing VGA camera. The device has dual SIM support with 3G connectivity. The phone runs on the Android Jelly Beans with a 1500 mAh battery. The handset is priced at Rs. 4990 and is available in Black and White colours.

Speaking about the Intex Aqua Qwerty, Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Business Head- Mobile, Intex, said, “Intex has always been at the forefront in bringing innovative products to its customers. Aqua Qwerty is one such product which offers the convenience of both touch and type features for users who are QWERTY lovers but wish to explore the touch experience at the same time. We have stepped into the qwerty keypad smartphone segment after a lot of market research, and we believe that the Aqua Qwerty will be a vehicle of smartphone adoption in the highly untapped segment of women smartphone users in India, also meeting the needs of professionals who want to send error-free texts, without stressing too much on switching the keypad between signs, symbols, numbers and alphabets.”

Intex Aqua Qwerty specs:

  • 3.5 inch display
  • 480 x 320 pixels resolution
  • 1.2 GHz dual core processor
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 4 GB of internal memory
  • 5 MP primary camera
  • 0.3 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • 1500 mAh battery