The Freedom 251, World’s Cheapest Smartphone is emerging as a landmark in the telecom space with a price tag of just Rs. 251 or $4. Freedom 251 costs less than what you typically spend on a movie ticket or on popcorn during a movie.
The smartphone has been launched by a small Noida based company called Ringing Bell Private Limited as part of the government’s Make in Initiative.
A truly affordable smartphone like this could go a long way in getting everyone connected and on to the internet. Let’s have a look at features and specs this phone offers.
Freedom 251 Price in India and Freedom 251 Features and Specification
Coming to the phone itself, it seems decently bar for the run of Android Lollipop 5.1 and it has a four-inch qHD IPS display in the front and is powered by a 1.3 GHz Quad-Core Processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8GB of Onboard storage.
Freedom 251 comes with SD Card support and memory is expandable up to can be 32 GB. Freedom 251 also offers you 3.2 MP Rear camera and a 0.3 MP front Facing camera.
Freedom 251 is backed by 1450 mAh battery and it also features dual sim support with 3G.
There will be the host of free bundle apps that ships with the phone too like Women Safety, Swachh Bharat, WhatsApp, Facebook and some other popular messaging apps.
In terms of after sale support the phone comes with 1-year warranty and company claim that it can be service over 650 service centers spread across the country.
India is the second largest mobile market and has 1 billion mobile phone subscribers. Freedom 251 is expected to target a market which is already dominated by the low-cost handsets.
Currently, Freedom 251 parts are being exported from overseas and the assembly has been done in India. But the company’s future plans include the manufacture of parts in India itself.
Ringing Bells was setup a few months ago and recently launched one of India’s cheapest 3G smartphones, at the unbelievable price in India of Rs. 251.
What’s in the Box: Freedom 251 box is packed with one unit of the device itself, charger, earphone, a charging cum USB-cable, and battery.
Pre-Bookings for Freedom 251 Starts at freedom251.com from February 18
The Freedom 251 will be available through its own website for four days. Pre-Bookings for the phone will start on February 18, at 6:00 am and the delivery of phone will be complete by June 30, 2016.
So what are you waiting for, book you copy of Freedom 251 now through the official website www.freedom251.com