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Taiwan firm enters local ICT market

14 November 2013, 13:16

Lagos - Asustek, the Taiwan-based multinational computer hardware and electronics company, has entered the Nigeria market with the unveiling of its two latest tablets.

The firm has launched the Asus Fonepad 7 and Asus Transformer Book T100.

Speaking at the launch in Lagos, the Country Product Manager, Serge Nabyoure, said both tablets were powered by Intel Atom processor Z2560 and Bay Trail-T Z3740 quad-core processor.

The products come with two year warranty in order to encourage Nigerians to adapt to the brand.

Simplice Zaongo, the Country’s Product Manager, said the company designed and manufacture products that perfectly meet the needs of today's digital homes and offices, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tables and smartphones.

In his remarks, Intel Country Manager for West Africa, Bunmi Ekundare, commended the partnership between his company and  ASUSTEK.

He expressed excitement over the pricing of the products ASUSTEK unveiled.

The Fonepad 7 retails for N35 000 while the Transformer Book will sell for N75 000.

– CAJ News


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