Infinix Mobility in collaboration with telecommunications company Safaricom has today introduced the stylish affordable Alpha Marvel smartphone to the Kenyan market.
The new smartphone comes with 500MB worth of data upon purchase and will be available in all Safaricom shops across the country. Alpha marvel is set to offer more fun, trendy youthful appeal and compact design to the avid android lovers. The device provides premier user and gaming experience driven by Quad-core 1.5 GHz processor with 4GB plus 1GB memory, it also runs on Google operating system Android 4.2.1 jellybean.
Other features include a 13MP camera and 5MP front-facing camera as well as the smile shot feature, which automatically captures the best emotions.
“Our partnership with Safaricom is timely and strategic in an environment that is in need of variety in smartphone offerings. Our phones are aimed at redefining what style-concious Kenyans can get from a smartphone and will also provide users with a choice of the ultimate mobile devices that suite their needs.” said Jean Sebastien Coste, Business Director, Infinix Mobility.
Kenya has in the recent past been named as a leading market for smartphones in sub-saharan Africa, with over 100,000 smartphones sales in the Kenyan market each month. This is definitely a sign of a rapidly growing middle class that has increased the uptake of these types of phones. It is however expected to increase in the next two years.
To celebrate the Marvel launch, the global manufacturer of trendy smartphones, Infinix will be rolling out a customer –focused campaign, dubbed “Dream Big”. Customers will have the opportunity to have their wildest dreams turned real through the purchase of the Infinix Alpha Marvel by participating in a draw in which winners will be announced at a later date.
“This product, with its blend of pocket friendliness and elegance, coupled with fast internet from Safaricom, will truly resonate with the growing need of smart phone users and also provide them with more browsing benefits,” said Jannet Atika, Safaricom Head of Retail Sales.