Intex has done something exceptional that no other Indian Brand had done before, Intex revealed their first ever Smartwatch named as “iRist” previously iRist is spotted at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2015. Now the company has officially Revealed the iRist Smartwatch.
While the iRist watch flaunts square shape design unlikely others. This smartwatch is made out of plastic. The watch measures 44 x 44 x 14mm, while it weighs 83 grams. The smartwatch is also able to survive outdoors with dust and water resistant capabilities.
The iRist flaunts a 1.56-inch OLED display with a resolution of 240×240 pixels, and is powered by a 1.2GHz MediaTek MT6572 dual-core processor. The smartwatch also offers 512MB of RAM, and 4GB internal storage, of which around 1.3GB will be available for use.
The good part of iRist is that its comes with 5-megapixel camera with 720p video recording capabilities and features like scene mode, zoom, color effects, face detection, and self timer among others. You can place your SIM card inside of this watch to use its 3G capabilities, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, USB, GPS, and on the software front, it runs on Android 4.4.2.
It comes with 600mAh battery for 240hr of talk-time and 240hr of Standby. It is priced at Rs 11,999 and will be exclusively available via eBay India. Intex will also bundle in a Bluetooth Stereo headset along with the watch
Face Off: Intex iRist vs Moto 360 Smartwatch
While its very close competitor in Indian market will be the One & Only Moto 360 which is already the most Stylish smartwatch in present time. In comparison with Moto 360 Smartwatch the Intex iRist watch look quite bulky & hefty as Moto 360 looks more slimmer & weight just about 49g
Intex iRist lead against Moto 360: It comes with 5Mp camera with 720p recording and 600mah battery while Moto 360 comes with 320mAh battery, Comes with Sim card tray for 3G capabilities with microSD card up to 32GB support. All it comes Rs 1000 cheaper than Moto 360
Moto 360 lead against iRist: It has LCD Display with 205ppi with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 rather than OLED Display like iRist, its quite slimmer and weight half of the iRist. Its support Pedometer Optical Heart Rate Monitor and Wireless Charging with Charging Dock Included in the Unit. The best part it works on Android Wear.