Intex Mobiles new smartphone called the Aqua Twist is available for a price tag of ₹4,999. This is a quad core powered handset running Lollipop over a 5 inch screen. The key highlight about the Intex Aqua Twist is the 5MP camera that can be twisted (rotated).

Aqua Twist houses a single 5MP camera with LED flash with a twist (manual) mechanism. By default the camera is placed on the back side but you can flip it and bring it to the front to and use it like a front camera. Now this is something similar to as seen on the Huawei Honor 7i.

As per the official Intex Aqua Twist specifications, this dual SIM handset comes with a 5 inch screen supporting 854 x 480 pixels resolution. Android 5.1 runs the show with 1GB RAM and 8GB of internal storage, plus micro SD card support.

Intex Aqua Twist with rotating camera for ₹4,999

Twist is powered by MediaTek MT6580 quad core processor clocked at 1.3GHz coupled with Mali 400 MP2 GPU. Weight is 175 grams and thickness is 8.4mm. A 5MP camera using OmniVision OV5648 sensor with LED flash is packed on the rear with a rotating mechanism – the camera / flash module can be used as a back or a front camera.

Key features are 3G, 2G, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi and GPS with A-GPS support. This handset gets power from a 2200 mAh battery and is priced at ₹4,999 on Homeshop 18.

By Rajeev Rana

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