It may sound unbelievable but it’s true. A Rs 299 phone has been launched in the market. Yes, you read it right! A phone for just Rs 299. The name of this phone is Detel D1. The phone has been launched by Detel India. The phone is a feature phone which can be bought at just Rs 299. It has 1.44 inch of Monochrome Display. The phone has single SIM facility and it is powered by a 650 mAh battery. As per gadget reviewer Rajiv Makhni, it has good battery life (15 days on standby mode). Now that phone, priced at just Rs 299, is out in the market, it will be interesting to see how it will impact Jio Phone. According to Detel India website, the phone has many features, check them out:-
-1.44″ Monochrome Display
How to buy
The Rs 299 Detel D1 phone can be purchased from this Detel India website – http://detel-india.com/
Detel D1 review
Earlier, on July 21, India’s wealthiest man Mukesh Ambani had announced the launch of Jio Phone, offering life-long free voice calls bundled with 4G data streaming at an effective price of zero. Ambani, who had taken the telecom sector by surprise with free voice calls and data last year, announced the next leap at the company’s 40th shareholder meeting.
Jio Phone, targeted at 50 crore feature phone users in the country, will be available for pre-booking from August 24 on payment of a refundable security deposit of Rs 1,500. This deposit will be refunded after 36 months on return of the phone. Reliance Jio will provide unlimited data on the phone for Rs 153 per month.
Out of the 78 crore phones in India, 50 crore are feature phones, as per data by Reliance Jio.