New callers


With the beginning of New Year 2016, different mobile brands have geared up to introduce new and latest offering in

the Nepali market. CG Mobile that recently launched a new smartphone in EON series — Blaze in the Nepali market. Likewise, Teletalk, authorised distributor of Gionee Mobiles, is all set to unveil Gionee’s latest offering in mid-segment — P5W on January 22.

“The new EON Blaze comes with 5-inch HD IPS full laminated display for real, clear and gorgeous view, which can be considered as one of its unique features,” said Ramesh Shrestha, Strategic Business Unit Head at CG Mobiles. The smartphone sports 1.2 GHz Quad-core processor for smooth operation and is equipped with 1GB RAM and 16GB ROM, which can be expanded up to 32GB. Coming to its camera, it boasts 13MP auto focus rear camera and 5MP front camera. The handset operates on Android 5.0 lollipop and has 2200 mAh Li-ion battery. It is available at the price tag of Rs 10,999.

Categorised under mid-segment smartphone, the mobile is targeted to the youth. “We are the first ISO 9001: 2008 certified bar and smartphones manufacturers in Nepal and the products we offer exactly match the requirement of Nepali consumer in reasonable pricing,” said Shrestha, who is hopeful about its success. As of now, CG Mobiles is operating in Nepali market with seven smartphones, one PDA and seven feature phones. According to him, CG Mobiles is planning for more exciting models to accommodate the product of everyone’s need.

“Despite being a mid-range smartphone, Gionee P5W packs all the features that a high-end smartphone does have,” said Samir Dhungana, Marketing Manager at TeleTalk. P5W comes with a 5-inch touch-screen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. The handset is powered by 1.3GHz Quad-core processor. It is packed with 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM. As far as cameras are concerned, Gionee P5W comes with a 5MP primary camera and a 2MP secondary camera. The handset runs on Amigo 3.1 – Gionee’s own software based on Android 5.1. The phone is powered by a 2000mAh non-removable battery. This dual-SIM smartphone accepts two regular SIMs with the connectivity options like Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and 3G. It also has USB OTG support. It will be available in five colour options — white, black, blue, gold, and rose.

According to Dhunagana, Gionee is carrying out a ‘Guess and Win’ contest on its official Facebook Page where — upon guessing the correct price of P5W, participants can win a P5W every day. The offer is valid for 10 days until January 20. All 10 winners who guessed the price correctly will be announced on January 22. Gionee has also opened its exclusive

service centre at CTC Mall, fifth floor. “Customers of Gionee will now be able to resolve any issues regarding their handsets including software updates, at the exclusive service centre,” he added. The service centre was jointly inaugurated by Sanjay Agrawal, CEO, TeleTalk, Pratik Jalan, MD, TeleTalk and Jacky, Service Head, Gionee.