$4 smartphone Freedom 251 is dead, Ringing Bells outs six new phones

It’s not easy keeping track of Ringing Bells and its Freedom 251 fiasco of a smartphone. First it was the changed design, the re-branded units, the false statements, the raided offices, then the promised shipping for June 30 has been pushed back two days at a time.

Recently the company began backtracking on its promised 200,000 units shipment, and the number shrank down to 10,000, then 5,000, and now – 0. How this had happened?

Well, a Ringing Bells rep pretty much said this:

“We may deliver more units if we get help or we may not deliver at all in the upcoming months. We are only…