Indian smartphone maker Intex has launched its first fitness band in India. Carrying the moniker FitRist, the wearable device is priced at Rs. 999 which is quite affordable. The fitness smartband will be available exclusively on Snapdeal.com. It will be available in two color options – White and Dark Blue.
The Intex FitRist features a 0.86 inch OLED display and is compatible with Android 4.3 and above. It is also compatible with devices running iOS 7 and above. The band is water resistant and provides 12 days of battery life.
The Intex FitRist is compatible with Bluetooth and is capable of providing notifications about incoming calls, emails and messages. Users can also control their smartphone cameras through the band. Apart from these functions, the fitness band also monitors sleep, calorie count and distance traveled.
The FitRist fitness tracker band is the second wearable device from Intex. The first was the iRist smart watch. At the price point, the Intex FitRist will face competition against the popular Xiaomi Mi Band and Micromax Yu Fit. Both these devices are also priced at Rs.999.