Micromax has launched X259, phone which enables the users to charge their phone using solar energy.
The Micromax X259 Solar Phone priced at Rs. 2499/-, it is the company’s first solar phone and comes with a solar panel technology through which the phone automatically gets charged through solar power on exposure to sunlight. With unpredictable power cuts specifically in the rural areas this handset will be the perfect solution to address the issue of recharging the phone through electricity.
Micromax X259 features a 2.4” QVGA screen with a resolution of 240X320. The phone is powered with a 1000mAh Li-ion battery and facilitates dual SIM dual standby feature. The users can share images, videos, music with friends through the phone’s Bluetooth connectivity.
Given the price point and the state of electricity availability in India, expect X259 sales to skyrocket.
..and the radio plays ‘Waiting for the sun..’!