Dwelling-grown smartphone platform Indus OS on Tuesday introduced its partnership with Chinese language smartphone maker Gionee the place the customers will expertise Indus OS’ flagship options on a majority of latest Gionee smartphones.
This can enable Gionee’s loyal client base in India to expertise the Indus platform and its distinctive options for the Indian market.
To start with, the primary two Gionee smartphones with Indus OS’ flagship options are anticipated to hit the Indian market in April-Could 2018. With this new partnership, Indus OS expects an exponential progress in its product engagement metrics which might result in much more partnerships with main Indian builders for Model Accounts. These new partnerships will regularly enhance the expertise of the Gionee smartphone customers.
Rakesh Deshmukh, Cofounder and CEO of Indus OS mentioned: “Our affiliation with Gionee will most undoubtedly present a major push to our imaginative and prescient of making an Indian smartphone ecosystem and attaining our objective of reaching a person base of 100 million by 2020.”
“After establishing operations in China earlier this 12 months, Gionee is the second worldwide smartphone model that now we have partnered with,” he mentioned.
The brand new function “Model Accounts” by Indus OS permits contextual integration of India’s high content material and providers. It lets customers entry the options with out putting in a third-party app. It should additionally enable customers to entry trending information, movies, climate forecast in English and 10 Indian regional languages. Aside from these, customers will be capable to observe their pay as you go telephone quantity’s stability and buy a top-up pack with a single contact, the corporate.
David Chang, International Gross sales Director, Head India Operations – Gionee, mentioned “We had not too long ago introduced plans to restructure our India group and execute a totally totally different enterprise mannequin for Gionee within the Indian market. Our partnership with Indus OS is a step on this route. Our focus has all the time been to offer related and high-quality choices to our prospects & we’re completely happy to companion with Indus OS who’ve created an Indian smartphone ecosystem to cater to the particular wants of the Indian client.”
“Our affiliation with Indus OS will allow us to ascertain a transparent software program differentiation available in the market thereby making our smartphone choices much more related to the Indian client.”
Indus OS additionally has its very personal app market place known as App Bazaar with over 400,000 functions.