The Sultan of Bollywood, Salman Khan, is putting his money into a new venture and we are pretty sure that it’s a big news for all the fans of the superstar. The Wanted and Bajrangi Bhaijaan starrer is now doing to try his luck in the business of smartphones. According to the Economic Times, the ‘Dabangg’ khan is soon going to launch his own smartphones brand Being Smart. So, it will not be wrong saying that he’s going to be ‘Being Smart’ from ‘Being Human’. His humanitarian work through Being Human NGO and retail chain is already a successful venture.
According to the Report, the Dabangg of Bollywood has already registered the Being Smart trademark, which will enter into the market of middle-level smartphone users. The Superstar has also finalized the Chinese plant that will manufacture and provide BeingSmart Handsets. This news is definitely a great surprise for the fans of the Bhaijaan of Bollywood. The actor has been playing with the idea for the past some years, but now he has decided to invest his money in this project that has been titled as Being Smart. “Salman is currently building an operational management team to be headed by professional with leadership stint at Samsung and Micromax.” Economic Times reported.
Like the profits of Being Human used for the Humanitarian work, the major chunk of the profit from the Being Smart will be donated to the charity for the development of the underprivileged children. The Being Smart phones will be available at every renowned mobile and electronics retail chain. The report of Economic Times also said that the Superstar wants to hold the major share of the company directly or through the members of the family and that’s why his team is focusing on hiring the people who have been a part of giant mobile groups like Samsung and Micromax. The reports also suggested that the brand will come as a competition with the Chinese handset makers like Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi and many others.
The smartphones of Being Smart will be available online first and later, it will enter Being Human stores and other renowned retail chains. The interesting thing is that the Dabangg of Bollywood is entering into the venture when India’s smartphone market is the third largest in the world, and it’s dominated wholly by the Android operating system at nearly 97 percent. The Indian market has been marked as the world’s fastest growing mobile market and expecting many more new entrants in the year. The superstar suggested his idea enter the market of smartphone business two years back. The reports suggest that the price of the Being Smart phones will be under the price tag of Rs.20,000.
On the other hand, it is not going to be an easy ride for the superstar as the competition is already very stiff in the market of the Smartphones. But it is definitely great news for the Salman Khan fans that can now use the phones of their favorite superstar’s brand. According to the initial reports, the planning of the launch the Being Smart latest series of smartphones might happen before the end of this year.