Ringing bells Freedom 251 specifications and price

[UPDATE: I will NOT be buying this phone nor be registering/entering any personal information on their website and I would encourage you to do the same. After analyzing their website, I found that it is completely unsecure and lacks basic security. I also wrote an article on why you should not order this phone, you can find it here.]

Ringing Bells is set to launch budget mobile ” Freedom 251 ” today at 6PM  for Rs.251($3.67).Take a look at the specifications below:

Display: 4-inch qHD (960×540 pixels) ,Touchscreen
Display Panel: IPS
Network: 2G / 3G GSM
CPU: 1.3GHz quad-core processor (Qualcomm/ Mediatek – Uncomfirmed)
Memory: 1GB RAM
Internal storage: 8GB
SD Card Support: Yes (upto 32GB microSD card supported)
Primary Camera: 3.2-megapixel autofocus camera, (No Flash)
Secondary Camera: VGA
Connectivity: Wifi, Bluetooth, FM Radio (No support for GPS, NFC, Infrared, OTG)
Sensors: Proximity Sensor
Battery: 1450mAh
OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop
Warranty: 1 year

freedom 251 website screenshot

Price:

Mobile Price = Rs. 251

There will be a shipping charge of about Rs. 40 .At this point of time, I am not sure if there are any extra taxes.

If you looking to purchase the device can click the link below:

Purchase Link: Buy Freedom 251 [Disclaimer: Buy at your own risk ]

My Personal Impression so far:

  • I find it skeptical that the mobile phone manufacturer “Ringing Bells Private Ltd” does not yet have a proper Wikipedia page nor a proper website. You can find the manufacturer wiki link here and freedom 251 wiki page here.
  • No mention of SAR Value (which is the amount of radiation the phone emits) mentioned anywhere in their website.
  • As it an unheard company, some may find that there is no option of cash on delivery.
  • The website lacks basic security and I would personally stay away from them.
  • Not sure about the quality of customer service yet.
  • Best value for money phone.

The way I see it, if you need a ultra budget phone for about Rs. 500 (and expect to dispose it when it stops working as I am not sure about their customer service), you can go for it.

 

So, are you going to order the Freedom 251? Do, Leave a comment in the comments section below, I would love to hear from you.

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Sources: BGR, NDTV, Freedom251

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