Intex unveils notification smartwatch for Rs. 4,999


Indian smartphone manufacturer, Intex, on June 2, announced the launch of its new iRistPro notification smartwatch. The watch is priced at Rs. 4,999 and will be available exclusively via Flipkart.

The iRistPro’s body is made from an aluminium alloy and has a 2.5D curved glass with a trans-reflective display, which allows for better sunlight legibility. The display has a resolution of 240×240. The watch syncs with your phone over Bluetooth 4.0, however, it doesn’t work as an independent phone because it doesn’t include a SIM slot. The watch uses 64MB of RAM and offers 128MB of internal storage space. It is compatible with Android phones running v4.4 and above, and it weighs 50.3 grams.

The watch is primarily a notification viewer for your smartphone. It also includes and in-built pedometer for step monitoring, distance measurement and calorie count. It has a 400mAh battery, which has a claimed standby time of up to 150 hours and a talk time of up to three hours.

The iRistPro is available in two colour options: Black and Blue+Mustard. It also comes with an additional nylon strap free at launch. You also have the option of changing the strap if you choose to.

Talking about the launch, Sanjay Kumar Kalirona, Mobile Business Head, Intex Technologies, said, “the bluetooth iRist Pro integrates devices to make communication and sharing of information better and provides tools to take care of health and fitness.”