NOIDA based smartphone manufacturer Ringing Bells Pvt. Ltd. launched world’s cheapest smartphone named as Freedom 251. The smartphone was world’s cheapest because of its pricing which was just Rs.251 . We already reported that company will be importing first 50 Lakh smartphone units in order to meet the deliver demands,. The phone & manufacturer Ringing Bells Pvt. Ltd. were already in many controversies because of this phone. Many companies were filing cases against them claiming ‘How can it sell that well-speced phone for just Rs. 251? ‘ You can check out our comparison of Freedom 251 smartphone with some other smartphones having nearly similar specs.
There was a problem with order placing . The website kept going down & crashing. People were demanding for ‘Cash On Delivery’ payment option for the phone which is a very popular method in India. Now the company has announced the COD method for the Freedom 251 smartphone. Company announced on their Facebook page that they will be giving an option to pay when the phone arrived at your doorsteps. The full page says,
In furthering our service to you, we, at Ringing Bells, have decided to offer “Cash on Delivery” terms vs the previous Offer of via “Payment Gateway” !!
By this, you, our esteemed Customer, will be required to make payment only when the phone is delivered to you.
We are in the process of compiling the emails and issuing these to first 25 Lacs registrations very soon.
We express our sincere gratitude for your kind support and look forward to your continued patronage.
Assuring you of our best intentions
Freedom 251 Team “