Alcatel OneTouch is set to launch a wide range of mobile devices into the Nigerian market. The company has chosen TD Mobile as its distributor for Nigeria
In addition to the launch of multiple devices, it has appointed Nick Imudia, as the Regional Director for Alcatel OneTouch, looking after Nigeria and Central Africa. “I’m pleased to be a part of Alcatel OneTouch as it strives to bring the latest mobile innovations to mass market consumers in Nigeria,” says Imudia.
“My mandate is to build the Alcatel OneTouch brand by providing tools that will grow and enrich our Nigerian market. We recognise that every smartphone user needs and deserves a device that offers good performance, beautiful aesthetics and rich functionality. As such, we’ll strive to offer choice, variety and flexibility to consumers irrespective of their budget.”
Imudia brings a wealth of experience from a Nigerian market and mobile industry perspective. His experience in managing sales, marketing, consumer care, logistics, retail execution and developer engagement for a large mobile brand means he is bringing a wide range of knowledge and insight to make Alcatel OneTouch a success in Nigeria.
Nick will have a local team supporting his drive into the market, as well as the full support of the Alcatel OneTouch Africa team. “My immediate priority will be to give Nigerian consumers, partners, operators and their consumers easy access to our vast range of affordable products,” says Imudia. “In the mid to long term, we believe we can grow Alcatel OneTouch into a major player in the Nigerian market. We have the brand, the products and the distribution capabilities to grow aggressively in the years to come. ”
TD Mobile, an arm of Technology Distributions Ltd, will help Alcatel OneTouch effectively reach the market with its product portfolio. The company is the foremost distributor of smart mobile devices in the West African sub-region with a wide distribution network and presence in major Nigerian cities.
The above mentioned devices to be launched include the following:
Alcatel OneTouch Pixi 3 (4) smartphone
Based on the Android KitKat 4.4 operating system, the Pixi 3 (4) offers high-speed 3G/4G LTE for a great mobile Internet experience. The pocket-friendly Pixi 3 (4) comes with the most popular apps preloaded and boasts a 4” WVGA colour display with a capacitive screen.
A dual core 1.0 GHz CPU, 4GB ROM and 512MB internal memory ensure that you have a smooth and fast user experience, no matter what app you are using. The Pixi 3 (4) has a 2 megapixel camera on the back and a VGA front camera.
The camera features LED flash, HDR, panorama, photo editor, photo live filters, face detection, and geotag. The Alcatel OneTouch Pixi 3 (4) is available in volcanic black and white.
Alcatel OneTouch Pixi 3 (7) 3G tablet
This Android 4.4-based 3G/Wi-Fi tablet is fast, compact and portable. Its Wi-Fi display feature allows users to go from palm size to super-size in no time by easily sharing images from the tablet to a larger screen.
In addition, the tablet allows for multiple accounts for multiple users so you can share it with your family. With 512MB RAM memory, 4GB ROM storage and a dual-core dual core 1.3 GHz CPU, the tablet offers smooth and responsive media capabilities and Web browsing. It’s available in black and white.
Alcatel OneTouch 1050D feature phone
If you just want a simple budget phone that covers the basics, the Alcatel OneTouch 1050D is for you. This fun feature phone has a 1.8” colour display, FM radio, microSD slot, camera, MMS, and dual SIM support. Choose between black or white models of the phone.