Gionee to Launch Smartphones With 18:9 Shows in India on April 26
Amid restructuring plans to scale up its India enterprise, Chinese language smartphone maker Gionee has despatched out invitations for the launch a brand new vary of smartphones on April 26. The launch invite doesn’t say a lot however reveals smartphones with very skinny bezels on the perimeters. In accordance with trade sources, the smartphones are anticipated to be priced within the bracket of Rs 9,000 and Rs 15,000 and a “Full View Show” is claimed to one of many key options of the units.
Earlier this yr, media stories stated that monetary woes in China might hit Gionee’s India operations. Knowledgeable sources had advised IANS the corporate would possibly scale down its operations in India and introduce a unique enterprise mannequin to ramp up progress.
Nevertheless, David Chang, International Gross sales Director, Gionee India, stated that the model was right here to remain. He additionally refuted stories within the Chinese language media that the corporate is going through monetary woes in paying its suppliers.
“We’re equally enthusiastic about our presence within the Indian market and want to guarantee all Gionee lovers that the model is right here to remain,” Chang added.
The corporate had 2.2 % share within the Indian smartphone marketplace for 2017, based on Counterpoint Analysis.
Gionee, which established its presence in India in 2012, claims to have retail presence in over 42,000 shops and has 600 unique service centres within the nation. It claims a buyer base of 1.25 crore within the nation.
The corporate has additionally been aggressively pushing for sports activities sponsorship.