None of the Mobile Companies could ever think of building an android smartphone, having good specs, which is valued even less than the cost of 1 GB 3G internet pack. Ringing Bells, a Noida based, smartphone startup was on a roll when their first innovation on the display during Make In India week.
Ringing Bells developed a smartphone, named Freedom251, which won’t get off your budget, thus making you to buy more than one. They envisioned to empower citizens of India, be it the countryside areas or small towns. At a certain affordable cost, they want people of India should make use of all the kind of technology that is available globally.
But, are they efficient in doing it?
What about the quality of Freedom251?
Is it okay to trust Freedom251?
How are they going to deliver too many Smartphones in such a limited period?
Any Return policy available?
Many questions pampers the mind of customers, creating a doubt whether to buy Freedom251 or not!
Few things that you should know before buying Freedom251
No doubt, selling a mobile for Rs. 251 is a big achievement, but there are lots of issues that one should take note of..
- Without any track record in the electronics market, Ringing Bells took a big initiative, which was not even thought by the leading smartphone companies.
- One cannot guarantee the quality of the mobile now and after-sales, so think before bidding.
- Company stated that the deliveries will be made by 30 June, 2016 and there are chances they may or may not ship the product.
- One year Warranty is guaranteed for the mobile, but no return policy is mentioned in the website, so hope for the best.
- The cost of the mobile is too cheap that it hardly consumes your pocket money.
Apart from all other doubts this mobile is a big trend in the market, which if get successful, it will create an huge impact in smartphones industry in the near future, further leading to create a history in this niche.
The best part about Freedom251 is its features, it is available at a very cheap cost at which, one can not even buy an authentic battery pack or headphones.
With 4 inch display and a screen resolution of 540×960 pixels, Freedom251 works on 1.3 GHz processor. The back camera features with 3.2 megapixel and also it has the front-camera which has 0.3 MP quality. It provides all the space you need, upto 8 GB storage capacity, which is expandable upto 32 GB and 1 GB Ram, with the battery capacity of 1450 mAh. Having Android 5.1 Lollipop version makes it an attraction for customers, provided with one year of warranty and a lot more pre-loaded apps.
In the News
In the verge of increasing demand for Freedom251 among customers, the freedom251.com was crashed when the traffic surged up to 6 lac hits per second.
Many people faced certain issues after clicking on “Buy Now” button, they were redirected to a blank page and those who had no hitch with that were facing issues during payments. Finally, buyers were unable to book their Rs. 251 mobile.
After a long hustle with too many suspensions and the technical problems in the website, Ringing bells quoted “To All Ringing Bells fans, we are extremely sorry for the inconvenience caused to you. We are trying to fix the issue on the website. It may takes some time. Thanks for your support.”
Finally, they said “We humbly submit that we are therefore taking a pause and upgrading the service and will revert within or before 24 hours” and continued, “Once again our respectful thanks and gratitude for your support and patience. We look forward your return as soon as we are back online well within 24 hours” on their website.
Hope to see how they overcome this problem of heavy traffic, which is no doubt will occur even tomorrow and will continue till the last day of sale, which is on 21st February.