Grameenphone and Symphony Mobile have launched the co-branded 4G handset. Recently Grameenphone has partnered with Edison Group’s smartphone brand Symphony Mobile in an event organized at GP House in the capital. Under this partnership, Symphony G26 model mobile will be available in the market.
The handset was officially unveiled by Zakaria Shahid, Managing Director of Symphony and Solaiman Alam, Chief Digital Officer (CDO) of Grameenphone. Besides, Grameenphone’s Head of Sales and Customer Management Mohammad Awlad Hossain, Symphony’s Head of Product Management and Sourcing Munim Md. Ishtiaq and Head of Mobile Sales Mohammad Abu Sayem.
Aiming to increase smartphone usage for a digitally connected Bangladesh, the launch of a co-branded smartphone packed with cutting-edge features aims to bring more people under 4G connectivity. As a result of this partnership, customers will get 2.5 GB data and 50 minutes talk time per month for six months. Besides, customers will get 15 GB data and 300 minutes talk time for the bundle price of Rs 499. Customers need to dial *121*1276# from Symphony G26 to avail this offer. The smartphone can be ordered from all Grameenphone Centers and Experience Centers along with Symphony’s authorized sales points or GP Online Shop.
Grameenphone CDO Solaiman Alam said, ‘Making smartphones affordable is a prerequisite for the implementation of the ‘Smart Bangladesh’ goal of the Bangladesh government. It will not only increase smartphone and internet usage, but also help people get used to digital lifestyle. It will help us enjoy the benefits of a digitally connected society through social inclusion and empowerment. I am delighted to sign another meaningful partnership agreement. We envision a future where technology breaks down barriers and transforms lives.”
Zakaria Shahid, Managing Director of Symphony, said, “We at Symphony are delighted to once again bring a groundbreaking smartphone through the partnership with Grameenphone. This partnership is a reflection of the same goal of both organizations. Symphony G26 is the result of this belief that everyone can enjoy the benefits of innovation, regardless of financial ability. Combining the expertise and strengths of Grameenphone and Symphony Mobile, this partnership will create a paradigm of meaningful innovation in the industry.”