French multinational electronics company that was established in 1988 by Henri Crohas, ARCHOS, Over the past few years the company has aimed to produce high-quality software and hardware for a low price point. With their new offering, ARCHOS targets the budget-friendly, 50d Helium smartphone may actually give other low cost smartphones a run for their money. The ARCHOS 50d Helium will hit the US market in July for $129 (Rs. 8000). There’s no word about its international availablity yet.
The design of the smartphone is as attractive as the specs, and, the ARCHOS 50d Helium ships with two soft, “stone finished” interchangeable backplates in Storm Blue and Stone Grey color options. If you aren’t familiar with French smartphone and tablet manufacturer ARCHOS, perhaps now is a good time to do so.