Airtel, Intex team up to offer bundled 4G smartphones

Airtel rolls out Rs 1,649 smartphone with Intex to take on JioPhone

Bharti Airtel has partnered with Intex Technologies to offer Intex Aqua LIONS N1, a brand new 4G smartphone from the company, to Airtel customers at a price of just Rs 1649. If a customer fails to recharge continuously or won't be able to make recharges worth Rs 3,000 in the first 18 months, they won't receive the cashback.

Airtel, which has been actively challenging Reliance Jio in every way, has a new OEM partner to offer customers a budget-friendly means to connect to high speed 4G internet without settling for a feature phone.

Intex Aqua Lions N1, Aqua A4, and Aqua S3 smartphones run Android 7.0 Nougat.

Airtel also offers Intex Aqua A4 and Intex Aqua S3 under the Mera Pehla Smartphone initiative. After that, Artel will give a cashback of Rs. 1,500, which makes the effective price of the phone Rs. 1,649. The Intex Aqua A4 comes is priced at Rs 1999 compared to market price of Rs 4999 whereas Intex Aqua S3 is available an effective price of Rs 4379 compared to market price of Rs 6649.

Aqua LIONS N1 sports a 2-megapixel rear camera and 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera.

To become eligible for cashback, users will have to recharge with Airtel's Rs 169 monthly pack, consecutively for 36 months.

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In case, if a customer does not wish to opt for the Rs 169 bundled plan, she/he has the flexibility of doing recharges of any denomination and validity as per individual requirements.

Intex Aqua N1 comes with a full touch 4-inch WVGA capacitive touchscreen of 800x480p display resolution.

Display: 4-inch WVGA screen CPU: 1.3GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC9832 processor RAM: 1GB ROM: 8GB, expandable Camera: 5MP rear camera + 2MP front snapper Battery: 1,750mAh Software: Android 7.0 Nougat. It has 8GB of built-in storage, and supports expandable storage up to 64GB via microSD card.

The statement said under the initiative, Airtel aimed to partner with multiple mobile handset manufacturers to create an "open ecosystem" of affordable 4G smartphones and bring them to market for virtually the price of a feature phone. Similarly, the Intex Aqua A3 comes with an MRP of 6,649 and an MOP of Rs 5,879. It has 2GB RAM and an internal storage of 16GB that can be expanded up to 64GB. The newly launched Intex Aqua S3 comes with a 5-inch HD IPS display and is powered by 1.3GHz quad processor. It has a 2450 mAh battery plus 8MP primary camera and a 5MP front shooter with flash for taking great pictures. All the three smartphones also come preloaded with the MyAirtel App, Airtel TV, and Wynk Music to offer a great self-serve and content experience to customers.

Airtel has already launched a slew of smartphones including Karbonn A40 and Celkon Smart 4G under this initiative.

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