18th September, 2012
Global phone manufacturer, Nokia has launched in Nigeria, a new range of Asha smartphones to further expand its Asha family.
With the launch, there are now 10 Asha devices available in more than 130 markets, providing young, social consumers with a choice of phones to match their lifestyles.
Speaking at the launch of the new range, Campaign Marketing Manager, Mr Kesiena Ogbemi, said the two new phones; Nokia Asha 305 and 311 are full-touch devices designed to provide an incredibly rich, smartphone-like experience to consumers who want to be set free from excessive data consumption costs and short battery life.
While the Nokia Asha 305 is a fun and affordable phone, featuring the exclusive Easy Swap dual SIM, Nokia Asha 311 is a fast and fluid 3.5G capacitive touchscreen device, powered by a 1GHz processor to provide a great internet experience. Both devices offer a new, fully re-designed touch user interface, combining the proved ease-of-use from Nokia’s heritage with digital design innovations specifically fit for the purpose.
“By introducing the Nokia Asha 305 and 311 Touch phones to the Nigerian market, we’re accelerating our commitment to connect the next billion consumers. These phones deliver on what young, urban people value most, a great-looking device; and an intuitive and affordable experience for connecting through the internet, to their friends and to a world of entertainment, web apps and content,” said Olajide Adeyemi, Retail Marketing Manager, Nokia West- Africa.
Adeyemi said buyers of Nokia Asha 305 and 311 will be qualified for an amazing 30-day promo, starting from 18 September, 2012. Every day of the promo, consumers who send the IMEI numbers on the pack of their purchased phones to 20050 will stand the chance of winning any of these; a trip to Dubai, Children’s school fees support, Lagos Business School short course, a sofa set, Airtime for six months, movie pass for two people for a year, a shopping voucher at Shoprite or Twice as Nice, a Nokia Lumia 9000, a Nokia 808 PureView, six months weekly voucher, a 6kva generator, a luxury watch, a DSTV PVR and one year subscription, an inverter, a High definition TV, a 5 burner gas cooker, a refrigerator, a weekend stay at an Upscale hotel, a laptop, a Home theatre system, a microwave oven or luxury Swarovski earrings among others.