Chinese smartphone brand iVoomi debuts in India


India is all set to welcome a brand new smartphone brand from China. The newest company making plans to enter the Indian market is Chinese electronics major iVoomi. The company initially plans to introduce its range of affordable Android smartphones in the country with most of its devices being priced between the Rs.4,000 and the Rs.10,000 price bracket.

To start things off, iVoomi has announced the launch of the iVoomi iV505 which is the first launch from the company in India. The handset has been priced at Rs. 3,999 and comes with dual SIM card slots and support for 4G LTE (with VoLTE) support. The handset runs Android 6.0  Marshmallow and the company’s version of fast charging – flash charge technology. More details of the handset would be announced soon.

In a statement issued by Bradley Yan, Global Business Head, iVoomi, said;

“We are committed to establish iVOOMi in the Indian market with our innovative products loaded with highly valued SmartMe OS and features at an affordable price.”

Apart from selling handsets in India, iVoomi said it also plans to set up a manufacturing unit in the country. This is in addition to a research and development facility that is also in the pipeline.