You might have heard of those flagship killer smartphones trying to cut the bigger brands at what they do. But there is one company from India called ‘Ringing Bells’ which will beat everyone at that when it comes to the price and the specifications that the phone offers. Rs. 251. Yes, you heard us right, 251 INR for a smartphone that runs on Android, assembled right here in India. Read on.
|Processor||1.3 GHz Quad-core|
|Memory||8GB that can be expanded up to 32 GB|
|OS||Android 5.1 Lollipop|
|Camera||3.2 MP rear and a 0.3 MP front camera|
|Connectivity||3G, Dual SIM|
Freedom 251 is aimed at catering to the notion of enabling every person in the country to greater access to technology, Ringing Bells is having the phone launched by none other than the nation’s Defence Minister Mr. Manohar Parrikar. The phone comes with lots of pre-loaded apps that are basics for every user with a smartphone including social media, women safety, medical help, and a host of other things. A few of them include Swachh Bharat, Fisherman, Farmer, WhatsApp, Facebook, YouTube, etc.
A quick look at Freedom 251 (Actual photos)
This is a first-of-its-kind offering and we are sure no Chinese smartphone maker will be able to beat these specifications and pricing. The phone goes on registration at 6 AM tomorrow morning and closes on 21st Feb at 8 PM. The phone will be available locally for purchase and will be reportedly delivered by 30th June.
The phone comes with a 1-year warranty and the company has a whopping 650+ service centers spread across India. Brilliant move according to us! Stay tuned as we bring in more information.
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how did they manage to get a phone out for 252… sounds like a scam to me.. only time would tell