Cloud Y5 is an Android 4.0 based smartphone. It comes with a Dual core 1 GHz processor, 4.5-inch display, 3.2 MP back camera and a VGA camera.
Dual-core 1 GHz
480 x 854 pixels
Multi Touch Screen
Network & Connectivity
1800 / 900 GSM
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
2048 x 1536 pixels
Expandable Up to 32 GB (MicroSD)
Accelerometer, Proximity sensor
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Intex Cloud Y5 features
Slate form factor is the most popular form factor for smartphones currently. They are apt for touch enabled gadgets that usually have very minimal physical buttons.
SIM: Dual SIM
Dual SIM devices allow you to use two SIM cards in a single device.
Android is an Open Source Mobile Operating System by Google for touchscreen devices. Each OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer, e.g.: Samsung, LG, HTC) can use Android for free and tweak it for their device. There are more than 8 versions till date, latest one being Android Kit-Kat. This phones runs on Android 4.0 .
Processor: Dual-core 1 GHz
Multiple Cores help you multi-task better. Each core come with an Independent CPU. Also, multi core processors use power more efficiently and play an important role in increasing battery life.
Display type: IPS-LCD
LCD[Liquid Crystal Display] is the most commonly used in mobile phones. It has low power consumption and gives good image quality.IPS [In plane switching] helps overcome one of the drawbacks of LCD, It allows for wider viewing angles without compromising on saturation.
Touchscreen: Capacitive touchscreen
Capacitive screens use electrodes to sense the touch of an object that simply has the dielectric value different than that of air. This gives the capacitive screens a slighter edge with respect to sensitivity of the screen. Even a small swipe by the tip of a finger is enough to generate a response whereas its counterpart (resistive touch) requires a heavy touch to get the necessary response.
The 2nd Generation of wireless network include GSM and CDMA networks. Inspite of being an old technology, it is still used widely in India. Though it provides data services and allows you to browse the internet, the speeds are very low as compared to 3G and 4G networks.
A-GPS or Assisted GPS use an assistive server (over the data network or Wi-Fi) to decrease the startup time of a traditional GPS device. Traditional GPS device take around 30 to 40 seconds to detect the location.
External Memory: Expandable Up to 32 GB (MicroSD)
MicroSD card slot allows you to expand the device storage space with the use of flash based MicroSD cards.
Accelerometers are used to detect the orientation of the phone. They automatically detect when the device is turned and change the display from landscape to portrait and vice versa.
Proximity sensors detect when some thing is very close to the device. It is usually used to turn off the display when the user is holding the phone close to the ear, or when the device is covered by something like flip covers.