Intex Technologies today announced a strategic partnership with Truecaller that would see it replacing the native dialer with Truecaller in its Intex Aqua Young device. The Smartphone is priced at Rs 5,090 and would come pre-loaded with Truecaller and Truedialer applications.
Truecaller is a popular app available on almost all platforms that helps users to see who is calling and identifying numbers that are not in your contact list, as well as blocking spam. With a help of huge database, it is a very practical tool in identifying the caller’s identity and to recollect an unlisted number in your phone. The company claims the app can identify more than 2 billion numbers and also has a powerful community-build database that identifies spammers.
Earlier this year, Trucaller had partnered with Cyanogen to integrate the Truecaller and Truedialer apps into Cyanogen OS 12.1.
Commenting on the new partnership , Nami Zarringhalam, co-founder and Chief Strategic officer of Truecaller said “Over the years at Truecaller, innovation has been a key priority, and developing the best products to solve a global problem has enabled us to focus on growth and building strategic partnerships with key ecosystem owners who share our vision,”
“With this association, we are confident of further strengthening our focus of providing a differentiated experience to our consumers and help them experience smart ways of connecting and identifying contacts”, said, Nitin Goel, General Manager, VAS & Experience, Intex Technologies.
Talking about the Intex Young, the dual-SIM smartphone runs Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box and features a 5-inch (480×854 pixels) FWVGA IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass. Its powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Spreadtrum (SC7731) processor; 1GB of DDR2 RAM; 8GB of inbuilt storage; expandable storage via microSD card (up to 32GB); 5-megapixel rear fixed-focus camera with LED flash; a secondary 0.3-megapixel front-facing fixed-focus camera; 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB; Bluetooth, and a 2500mAh battery.