From V. Sudhakshina
Mumbai, August 12 2017: The smartphone market right now is a crowded place with many manufacturers offering a range of products. So, whenever a newbie makes an entry, all eyes are set to see what’s new or different they have to offer. Ziox Mobile recently made a formal entry by announcing the launch of a device for the affordable segment, the DuoPix.
The smartphone is first from their series of dual lens camera phones. It comes with two 8 + 2 megapixels wide angle front camera and an 8 megapixels rear camera. Another interesting feature is the dual 4G SIM slots. The 5 inch device features HD IPS display. It runs on Android Nougat 7.0 with a 2GB RAM. The 2500mAh battery includes fast charging capability. The internal memory is 16 GB.
During an interaction with IndiaTechOnline at their launch event, Deepak Kabu, CEO, Ziox Mobile said, “Right now we want to cater to audiences in the affordable segment. We also have plans to grow to the mid and higher range market in future, but that will happen as the demand from our consumers grow.”
Keeping in mind the trend of mobile manufactures’ brand engagement with bollywood actors, Ziox also announced Sushant Singh Rajput as their brand ambassador.
The company also announced its future plan to set up two new manufacturing units in Sikkim and Noida and R&D facilities apart from the existing New Delhi unit, with a holding capacity of around 1 million units per month. Ziox also has a manufacturing plant in China. Apart from smartphones, they have plans to enter the mobile accessories and consumer electronics segment.
Started in 2015, Ziox has been offering budget smart-phones as well as feature phones. The company confirmed that their newly launched device, the DuoPix will be priced below Rs. 8,000 and will be available soon in the market.