China’s top cellphone supplier Xiaomi wishes for substantial shares of the market in UAE, MENA
UAE DUBAI, Jan. 13– The planet’s 4th greatest manufacturer of smart phones, China’s Xiaomi, announced many its phones on Wednesday, together with Dubai-based Task FZCO corporation.
Xiaomi intends to gain a large share of the market in the briskly developing smart phone market place in the Middle East as well as North Africa (MENA).
In the official media as well as ICT distributors’ launch, Xiaomi and Task FZCO exhibited their Android OS smart cell phones Redmi 2 Pro and also Redmi Note 2, and furthermore Mi4i and Mi Note, besides that exposing their intentions to entice the end customers.
Xiaomi wishes to clone its own accomplishment in other MENA market places for example Saudi Arabia.
“Xiaomi is known for its range of inexpensive mobile handsets, and in addition improving connectivity options” said Givemore Gurira, COO(Chief Operating Officer) at Task FZCO, the local unique Xiaomi dealer.
In China, Xiaomi is a enterprise worthy of 45 billion $, and also the popular smartphone manufacturer (in line with the ICT research firm IDC), specifically preferred by young, technology experienced buyers for example , students, graduates and also young specialists.
Khaled El-Khoury, Chief Commercial Officer(COO) at Etisalat, the United Arab Emirates (UAE)’ leading telecommunications supplier, will specifically disperse the Xiaomi product range by way of its state-wide sales channel of stores.
He explained, “We are content to be the unique agencies of the Mi trademark, a competing add-on to our current line-up of superior smart phones.”
El-Khoury proclaimed that Etisalat will aid its consumers to utilize Mi phones with the 4G LTE network, at the moment the finest network in the Gulf land.
“The UAE with its population of 9.5 mil, has been among the largest smart phone amounts on the globe because each and every person possesses on average 2 smart phones.”
The most used cell phone brands in the UAE are Huawei, Samsung, Apple (iPhone) as well as Blackberry, based upon IDC.
Gurira said Xiaomi’s Mi brand mobiles will market at 50 % the buying price of Apple’s iPhone 6S or Samsung Galaxy S6.
Lei Jun, founding father of Xiaomi and serial business owner, has now been looking forward to a share of the market in India.
In the year 2014, Xiaomi offered in excess of 61 , 000, 000 phones in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, India, Indonesia and also Brazil