Earlier Samsung launched the company’s first Tizen OS based smartphone – Samsung Z1 in India and now the report surfaces that, Samsung planning to manufacture the “Samsung Z1” at its Noida facility soon.
According to source,
Samsung India Vice President Marketing (Mobile and IT) Asim Warsi told PTI.
“The compelling proposition of an easy to use and clutter free interface (of Z1), along with premium design has met wide consumer acceptance. The Z1 will be manufactured in company’s Noida plant in UP.”
In case, if you do not know the Noida facility has a capacity of producing over four million mobile phones in a month and manufactures both affordable and high-end devices.
According to the source, the phone will soon launched in Bangladesh. According to industry news, Samsung has sold about 50,000-55,000 units of Z1 since the launch. As of now, only few devices runs on Tizen platform and it includes Samsung’s smartwatch.
Samsung developed Tizen with Huawei Technologies and Intel Corp to challenge the Android software that powers most of the world’s mobile devices.
The dual SIM device is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 768 MB RAM and 4GB internal memory expandable up to 64GB. It features four-inch display, 3.1 MP rear and a VGA front camera and 1,500 mAh battery.
“Samsung Z1 sales have surpassed all expectations in a highly competitive and a fiercely fought price segment, which offers consumers the widest choice. We are also witnessing significant usage of the entertainment package with consumers downloading music and enjoying free movies and live TV,” he said.