Are you searching for cheapest smartphone under Rs 500 INR ? here is good news as “Freedom 251”, Smartphone with Jaw-dropping price tag of just rupees 251 INR will be launched today by defence minister Manohar Parrikar. The phone is launched in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision for “empowering India to the last person, transforming India’s growth story”, the Noida-based company said.
The Smartphone is priced at Rs. 251 INR only. You can book the Freedom 251 Smartphone through company’s website on February 18 as the pre booking for Freedom 251 Smartphone will open from 6:00 AM on 18th February 2016.
Freedom 251 is powered with 1.3 GHz Quad core processor with 4 inch HD IPS display. It is equipped with 3.2 MP front camera along with 0.3 MP front camera for selfie purpose or video chat. In this cheap price , you can own an 8 GB internal storage with SD card support.
Here you can check the Key Specification and features of Freedom 251.
Key Specification & Features :
- OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop OS
- Processor : 1.3 GHz quad-core processor
- Display : 4-inch qHD IPS display
- Memory : 8GB of internal storage with SD card support.
- RAM : 1 GB RAM
- Camera :2 megapixel auto-focus rear camera with 0.3 megapixel front camera
- Battery : 1450 mAh
It supports 3G for lightning-fast web browsing. The smartphone comes with some pre installed applications which make it more useful for women, farmers, fishermen and everyone in general. Women Safety, Swachh Bharat, Fisherman, Farmer, Medical, Google Play, WhatsApp, Facebook, YouTube are some of the apps to be installed out of the box.
Get 1 year warranty on Freedom 251 :
You will also get a 1-year warranty on the phone backed by their 650 service centers across the country.
According to the company’s website, “This warranty of the product extends for a period of 12 months for the host unit, 6 months for battery and charger, and 3 months for earphone commencing from the date of purchase.”
At such a low price-point it is assumed to disrupt the Smartphone market in India, but it’s yet to be seen if the phone really delivers on the promise.
How is the Freedom 251 so cheap? We don’t know yet, but our best guess is that somehow it is subsidised by the government – it already has a few government apps pre-loaded like Women Safety, Swachh Bharat, Fisherman, Farmer, Medical etc.