Intex Cloud Crystal 2.5D is the new handset from Intex that has been launching many smartphones from past few months. This is a budget 4G smart phone that is priced at Rs. 6,899 and will be exclusively available from Amazon. Under the hood there is a 1 GHZ quad core processor, coupled with 3 GB of RAM. There is a 2.5D glass on top of the 5 inch HD IPS panel with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. THe device will be available in Black and White colour variants and will be a direct competitor of the Cool pad Note 3 that comes with a finger print sensor and almost similar specifications. We are going to see more competition in the entry level market as well as in the budget market in the coming days and the users will be waiting for new features also.
Followed are the tips and tricks of Intex Cloud Crystal 2.5D that will be helpful if you are planning to but this device.
Insertion of the SIM is the very first thing that you do when you purchase a new device. In case, you have no idea how to insert SIM on you device let me guide you. Firstly switch off your device if you have booted it and remove the back panel. The device comes with a non-removable 2200 mAh battery that is rated to deliver 8 hours of talk time and lasts upto 120 hours on standby, and the SIM card slots are on the right side of the camera. Now insert the SIM in their respective port and put back the cover and power on your device. You have successfully inserted SIM card on your device and will be ready to use once the device is setup.
Cloud Crystal 2.5D is dual SIM smartphone and supports dual stand by. The SIM card supported by the device is Micro SIM card, and both SIM card ports support the 4G Network on the device.
Data sharing helps you to share the internet over a device. To use this feature on your Cloud Crystal 2.5D, open the Settings and tap on more button in Wireless & networks. In the new window tap on the Portable hotspot and click on Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot to enable that on your device. You can change the Network SSID name and Password by tapping on Set up Wi-Fi Hotspot in the same menu.
Capturing the screenshot helps you to capture the screen in the form an image. This ensures that you can view this image when required. To capture a screenshot on this handset, hold the power/lock button along with the volume down button simultaneously until you feel a vibration or hear a sound. This captured screenshot can be quickly viewed by swiping from the top or by opening the gallery app. This screenshot can be shared via any application later.
Android updates are helpful to fix the minor bugs on the device. To check for updates on your device, tap on the System folder and click on Wireless updates. The device checks for updates and if there are no new updates on your device then “Your Phone Software version is Latest One” is displayed on the screen.
External apps can be installed by enabling the Unknown sources options on the device. To enable this on your Cloud Crystal 2.5D, Open the Settings and tap on Lock screen & Security in the personal section. In the new window, tap on unknown sources and click on the OK button enable this on your device. No, you can install any apk file on your device but make sure that it won’t harm your device.
The Quick Settings in the notification panel cannot be customized on this device as it display almost all the required options.
Power saving mode helps you to improve the battery life of the device, but unfortunately, this option is not available on this budget friendly device.
Direction, G-Sensor, Acceleration, Light, E-Compass, Proximity, Gyro, Linear acceleration and Rotation Vector are the sensors available on the device and helps in automating the device.
Yes, the device comes with LED notification lights on it and must be enabled on your device. To use the LED Lights on your device, Open the settings, tap on Brightness& display in the device section and click on Indicator light. You will find options like Calls, Messages, Notification, Charge and Low battery. Tap on the options for which you want to get an LED notification on your device.
Screen pinning option is available on the devices with Android Lollipop on it. Cloud Crystal 2.5D comes with Android 5.1 and does support the screen pinning feature. Now, open the settings and click on Lock screen & security. In the new window head over to screen pinning option and tap on it. Now toggle the off button to enable that on your device. Now open the recent menu and pin any of the application on your device by tapping on the pin button. To unpin your pinned screen, you need to press the back button for few seconds, and you have successfully unpinned from your device.
There no such option using which you can move an app from internal storage to external SD Card on your device.
The device comes with few bloatwares like Cool services, Cool Store, Facebook, Wechat, Whatsapp and as its Amazon exclusive it comes with Amazon Shopping pre-installed.
Yes, the device comes with an option where you can uninstall the apps from your device. Not all the applications can be uninstalled, the applications which cannot be uninstalled can be disabled from your device. To uninstall an app, open the settings and tap on App in the device section and click on the app that you want to remove. In the app info window, click on the uninstall button, the app is successfully removed from your device.
The device comes with 16GB of internal storage out of which around 11.46 GB of space is available for the user and rest of space is occupied by OS and other pre-installed apps.
The device comes with 3GB RAM out of which around 1.9GB of RAM is available when no apps are running on the device.
Yes, the device supports OTG(On the Go) drive where you can exchange the data from your device to drive with ease. This saves a lot of time and makes sure that it is very easy to transfer the data.
SAR value is helpful to know the effect of the radiation generated by your device. The SAR value of the device is still Unknown, and we would be updating it when we get the complete information about it.
The device is running on Android 5.1 Lollipop, and there is no information about the Android Marshmallow update by the brand, but the device may get the update soon as all the brands have started working on the Android M update. You also check the list of brands and device that would get the Android M update soon by the end of the year.
Themes can be changed by heading on to the settings section of the device. Now by tapping on it display section of it and select Themes. Now, click on the theme that you want to apply and tap on the use button. The theme is successfully applied to your device.
The handset comes with a 8 MP camera on the back with an LED flash and is accompanied with a 2 MP camera on the front for video calling and selfies.
To reset the OnFocus M808, go to the settings of the device and select Backup and reset option. Before you start the resetting procedure, make sure you backup all the data that is important, and the battery on the device is more than 50%. This ensures that you do not lose any contacts or other data.
Yes, the Cloud Crystal 2.5D supports 4G LTE connectivity even after being a mid-range device. 4G connectivity is a must for all the devices that come to the market as the customers are looking forward to faster browsing speeds and connectivity. Since most of the Network providers are providing LTE connectivity, all the devices should be possessing decent browsing speeds.
No, the device cannot capture 4K videos with the 8MP camera available on the rear. 4K video capturing is available on most of the high-end devices or camera centric devices only.
Yes, the memory of the device can be extended upto a maximum of 32GB via microSD card slot. The device comes with an onboard memory of 16 GB so, an external SD card support is a must. Nowadays, everyone stores a lot of date on their smartphones, and so we need big storage space.
These are the general tips and tricks of the device that can be helpful and if you have more questions regarding the same do drop a comment in our PhoneRadar forum page, and we will get back to you soon.