After the movie “Sachin: A Billion Dreams” that is due to hit screen on May 26 , the Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar will now launch his own Android smartphone called SRT (Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar) Phone.
The device is made and sold by IoT startup Smartron in which Tendulkar is a strategic investor. Like earlier smartphones, the SRT phone is also expected to be manufactured at one of Foxconn’s facilities.
In report in reports News 18 , It is the expected that the price of the Smartron SRT Phone will be under Rs 15,000 to attract consumers with a tight budget. Also, every Smartron SRT Phone will have an autograph of Tendulkar on the rear cover.
The company took to twitter and in one of the tweets posted a teaser, hinting, the phone could be named as ‘srtphone’.Smartron, the homegrown manufacturer, is going to launch the phone on May 03.
— Smartron (@smartronindia) April 28, 2017
Interestingly, Tendulkar is one of the strategic investors in the company and the phone looks like to have derived its name from famous SRT (Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar) initials.
— Smartron (@smartronindia) April 24, 2017