Nokia Pakistan introduced the highly anticipated Lumia range powered by Windows Phone 8 at an event recently held in Karachi. The device portfolio which was unveiled here consists of flagship device Nokia Lumia 920, Nokia Lumia 820 and Nokia Lumia 620.
Speaking on the launch, Alessandro Lamanna, vice-president marketing – IMEA (India, Middle East, Africa) at Nokia said:
We are focused on redefining the future of smart devices and continue to invest towards delivering truly compelling experiences to consumers across price points. With the launch of Lumia Windows Phone 8 range, we aim to usher an era of unique innovations in the smart phone market. The announcement today is yet another giant leap in the remarkable progress we have made against our strategy announced in February 2011.
Commenting on the occasion, Salman Siddiqui, country lead – Channel Sales, Microsoft Pakistan said:
With Windows Phone 8 we created a new way to think about smartphones, one that puts people at the center. With the same look and feel, the same technology core and cloud service, Windows Phone is built to work seamlessly with Windows 8, you can learn it once and use it everywhere. From Tablet to PC to phone, it is all there for you whenever and however you want it. Nokia has done a phenomenal work to bring Windows Phone to life with truly stunning hardware, there is a phone for everyone, these phones are colorful, different and diverse.
At the occasion, Arsalan Zia Qureshi, head of corporate sales (South), Mobilink, added:
Mobilink continues to remain at the forefront of bringing the latest in cellular technology to our customers. The launch of the Lumia series together with Mobilink adds to the long range of Nokia handsets that our customers have been able to reliably purchase from Mobilink’s selected business centers. Mobilink’s partnership with Nokia ensures that our customers have access to the latest cellular technology at competitive prices and bundled with the most attractive offers.
New Lumia prices are as follows:
- Lumia 620: Rs. 24,800
- Lumia 820: Rs. 44,000
- Lumia 920: Rs. 62,000
Mobilink once again partnered with Nokia to sell these new Lumia phones. Customer who buy Nokia Lumia phones with Mobilink will also get wireless charger worth Rs. 5,000, customers will aslo get one month of free mobile internet on their Lumia Devices. Mobilink will also provide Lumia phones to its employees on a subsidized rate at installments.