Intex Aqua Supreme Plus

price Rs. 7,897 onwards | launch Feb, 2017
magic score ?
56.1
average value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#110
of 486 phones in Rs. 5,000 - 10,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 2 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Fairly well-built, without any creaking parts or sharp edges
  • Very light at 133 grams
  • Indus OS 2.0 UI doesn’t tamper too much with stock Android design, apart from a custom launcher and icons
  • Its key strength is the Indus keyboard, which lets users translate and transliterate local languages - a very useful feature for those more comfortable conversing in their native language than English
  • Decent rear speaker with good volume levels

What We Didn't

  • Looks and feels like an entry-level device
  • The capacitive navigation keys aren't very sensitive, and you will find yourself occasionally having to tap them multiple times to register your input
  • Doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor
  • Average display - sunlight legibility could have been better, touch response is sub-par, colour reproduction is also strictly average, with exaggerated reds and muted tones
  • The UI itself is a little sluggish - there is a slight but noticeable lag throughout the OS, when swiping between home screens and when switching between apps
  • Another annoyance is the sheer number of apps that are preinstalled - while you can uninstall most, there are some that cannot be removed, which is a shame if you have no use for them
  • USB OTG isn’t supported
  • Average front and rear cameras - closeup shots, which often lack sharpness, low-light are soft and light metering goes for a toss, video recording is strictly average under good lighting and barely usable at night
  • The phone's 3000mAh battery seems large enough on paper, but real-life performance is just about average - with regular usage, you won't be able to get through even one full day on a single charge
  • On the whole, it only makes sense going for this phone if you’ll be using the native language features a lot, because otherwise you can do a lot better in this bracket with phones by Xiaomi, or Lenovo, or even Samsung

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 6.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS On-cell
  • Scratch Resistant (Sodalime Glass)
Sensors
  • G-sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.3 GHz, Quad Core, MediaTek MT6737
GPUMali-T720
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3000 mAh
Battery Standby300 hrs
Battery Talktime6.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight133 gm
Thickness7.95 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • F/2.0 Aperture
  • 5P Lens
  • 1.12um Pixel Size
  • Face Detection
  • HDR
  • GIF Creation
  • Panorama
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • F/2.2 Aperture
  • 3P Lens
  • 1.12um
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
VoLTEYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
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App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
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  • miFon Security
  • Indus
  • Tap and Buy
  • Vistoso
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