When we talk about the cheapest smartphone, we may think of the period that it only needs about $50 to get a smartphone. But it has been a long time that we can’t get that price again. Mostly it would be 5 inches displayed device with 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM, but a Chinese manufacturer OUKITEL is announcing that they are starting a new smartphone OUKITEL C5 which will only cost $49.99 with 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM.
This OUKITEL C5 features 5 inch HD display with 720×1280 resolution and 2.5D curved edge. The screen also gets more than 3 times toughening processes to be specially toughened, resulting in a super strong smartphone. The back cover is adopting poly-carbonated material with no pattern, comfortable and concrete. Inside the battery cover lays a 2000mAh removable battery and 3 card slots for 2 micro SIM card and 1 TF card. The frame is adopting aluminum metal alloy which is more likely seeing on pricey flagship phones than on the affordable device.
Based on Android Nougat OS, OUKITEL C5 gets the basic features of Android 7.0 out of the factory like quicker settings, easier navigations etc. For the hardware, OUKITEL C5 will feature a 3G chipset by MediaTek MT6580 quad-core 1.3Ghz processor. An 8.0MP primary camera (interpolation) and a 5.0MP front-facing camera(interpolation) locates on the back and front of the device for nice shooting experience. 2GB RAM plus 16GB ROM together with the optimized Android 7.0 Nougat OS enables you to run multi-tasks and games smoothly and effectively.
Available in 3 colors, white, black and gold, OUKITEL C5 will start presale on next Tuesday which is April 25th. With the retail price of $64.99, OUKITEL will cooperate with some stores to offer the flash sale price of $49.99. Authorized stores will be displayed on OUKITEL official website