After Freedom 251, Docoss Multimedia came in lime light because of A smartphone below Rs 1000. Docoss X1 again created certain doubts in the user mind, as Technically Android Smartphone of such specifications is impossible in this price band.
Though Company has tried to assure the customers that it’s not fake. Company has already closed the booking, and all the deliveries will be on Cash on Delivery. And to assure users, company has shared the Images of the live device on Social Media.
Don’t panic real phone real images pic.twitter.com/Ntb7dW4paT
— Docoss (@DocossSocial) April 28, 2016
Hands-on video of the product include un-boxing of the smartphone. Along with this, The video also reveals that the phone is capable of running some important apps like WhatsApp, Facebook and some basic apps are pre-loaded like, Google Voice, Play Store. As far as accessories are concerned, X1 comes with a USB cable, charger, and headphones.
As expected, after Docoss X1’s announcement, the Indian Cellular Association has stated that it is impossible to make a phone like the Docoss X1 for Rs 888. The association has pointed out that parts required to make a 3G smartphone, even when bought in bulk would cost approximately Rs 1,460, which doesn’t include other costs and taxes.
Docoss Director, Shashi Kant Sharma, revealed in an interview with Digit.in that the company aims to make money from affiliate marketing. “We’re going in for affiliate marketing. The Docoss X1 will have apps like Flipkart, Amazon and various other Indian e-commerce apps. Each time a Docoss customer installs these apps on their phones, we will get anywhere between Rs 22- Rs 40 for it. This is how we plan to earn from this smartphone,” Sharma added.
The company will start delivering the smartphone by May on-wards. Some facts which you should know as Buyer
- Smartphone is made in China
- 40 k Smartphones will be sold in first lot
- Customer Service Support is not operational all the time
- The company is registered just two months before
Points in favor of Docoss :
- Product shown is real
- Branding on the Product is Real
- At startup, you get Docoss Logo
- Cash on Delivery
Against Docoss :
- Certification of the Product
- Testing of Product
- Service Center Details
- Website does not have any details
- How many Units will be sold