Planning to buy a powerful Dual-SIM Android Smartphone in India in the mid-budget segment? Coming from the Indian smartphone manufacturers, the Intex Aqua Power HD and Lava Iris X8 are two successful and best-selling smartphones, which can become your next buy. To identify which one is the best, we bring you a side-by-side comparison review of these two smartphones.
Intex Aqua Power HD vs. Lava Iris X8
The Intex Aqua Power HD sports a 5-inch ONCell IPS LCD multi-touch display, which produces a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels at 294ppi pixel density. On the other hand, the Lava Iris X8 also sports a similar 5-inch (720 x 1280) IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display, which also produces 16M colors at 294ppi pixel density rate. Both these smartphones produces 16M vibrant and sharp colors, which provide great experience while playing HD videos or games. However, the viewing angles on both these displays are just an average performance. The display on the Lava Iris X8 is protected by Dragon Trail Glass, which makes it a winner in the first segment.
Processor & RAM
Both these Dual-SIM Android smartphones are made to support your multi-tasking needs. For which, both; the Intex Aqua Power HD and Lava Iris X8 have been powered by a similar MediaTek MT6592M chipset, 1.4GHz octa-core processor with 2GB of RAM. This hardware configuration is capable enough to run big applications and heavy games without any trouble. The eight-core processor and 2GB of RAM would handle heavy multi-tasking activities very smoothly.
Once again, there is a tie. Both these smartphones run on Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat Operating system, where an update is not guaranteed in the future.
The Intex Aqua Power HD with 13 Megapixels autofocus rear cameras and 5 megapixels front-facing selfie camera is the winner of this segment. This smartphone is capable enough to capture all your memorable moments and selfies on-the-go.
On the other hand, the Lava Iris X8 gets an 8 Megapixels rear camera with BSI 3 sensor and LED flash. For selfies, this smartphone gets a 3 Megapixels front-facing camera. The pair of cameras added on the Lava Iris X8are also brilliant enough to provide great imaging results.
The Intex Aqua Power HD and Lava Iris X8 get 16GB of internal memory, which can be used to install applications, games and storing data. Both of them also have an external MicroSD card slot for memory expansion up to 32GB.
The connectivity features on Intex Aqua Power HD and Lava Iris X8 include-
- 3G, GPRS with EDGE
- Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPS
- Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot
- MicroUSB, 3.5mm Audio Jack
Intex Aqua Power HD is fuelled by a strong 4000mAH battery. And the Lava Iris X8 is fuelled by a comparatively weaker 2500mAH battery.
Price in India
Intex Aqua Power HD Price in India is Rs.9,990
Lava Iris X8 Price in India is Rs.9,230
In the end, we have found that the Intex Aqua Power HD is better than the Lava Iris X8 in terms of better camera and stronger battery. However, the Lava Iris X8 is more attractive and is comparatively cheaper than the Intex Aqua Power HD. Hence, the final decision remains in the hands of the buyer.
Author Bio:The author is an expert in mobile technology and loves to write about different handsets launched. He has listed the specifications Intex Aqua Power HD for the readers to make an informed buying decision.