Celkon launches the Rahmanishq AR50 for Rs. 8499

Celkon have undertaken a special venture to honor AR Rahman, India’s music sensation with the Rahmanishq range of smartphones. The AR50 is an second smartphone after the AR45 to be launched in this series. As the series is dedicated to AR Rahman, quality sound is high on the agenda of the manufacturers of the smartphone.

Commenting on the launch R. Mahendran President Sales, Celkon Mobiles said “Celkon is ushering in the next era of smartphones with carefully crafted music smartphones to compliment the music loving audience. Celkon has always been at the forefront of innovation and has brought in a novelty factor in this competitive category. Celkon has crafted inspired designs that enable new user experiences and make music easily available to more customers than ever before.”


The AR50 has a large 5”inch display which is the only major difference from the AR45. The rest of the features of the smartphone like the 1.2GHz dual core processor which runs the Android 4.2.2 JellyBean OS, the 5MP primary camera and VGA secondary camera as well as the 512MB RAM is same as that of the predecessor. It has an internal memory of 4GB which is very healthy for a phone at that price.

Besides the specifications, the set of ringtones especially composed by AR Rahman for the Rahmanishq series is present in the smartphone too.

Key Specifications

  • 5-inch FWVGA display
  • 1.2GHz dual core A7 processor
  • 512MB RAM
  • 4.2.2 Android JellyBean OS
  • 5MP primary camera
  • VGA secondary camera
  • 4GB internal memory expandable up to 32GB
  • 3G/ video calling/ Wi-Fi/ Bluetooth
  • Dual SIM
  • 2000mAh battery

The AR50 is priced at Rs. 8499/- and the series is meant as a collectible for all fans of AR Rahman. The smartphone is expected to hit the market during the backend of October.