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Colombo, Sri Lanka, 28th June 2016: HTC, a global leader in mobile innovation and design, announced the entry of its splendid new range of smartphones to Sri Lanka exclusively with SLT Mobitel. The new range includes the HTC 10 – the flagship smartphone sculpted to perfection, HTC One X9 – the best in class, the trendy and youthful HTC Desire 628 and the HTC Desire 630 with its urban street-wear fashion inspired sparks design and micro splash effect. The entire new range will be available for purchase from July 2016.
In addition to receiving a sophisticated, cutting-edge smart phone when purchasing from HTC’s new range, customers will also be able to obtain an attractive package with up to 6 months’ worth of data free and 450 minutes of free talk time from Mobitel, who has partnered with HTC for the launch of its range of new smartphones. This will be made available for the entire range of HTC smartphones, which includes the HTC Desire 326 G, HTC Desire 526 G +, HTC Desire 626 G + (3G), HTC Desire 626 LTE, HTC De-sire 630 LTE, HTC Desire 728 LTE (32GB), HTC Desire 628 LTE, HTC Desire 828, HTC X9, HTC A9, HTC M10.
Mr. Faisal Siddiqui, President, HTC South Asia, commenting on the launch, stated: “We are pleased to launch our new range of smartphones in the Sri Lanka market. Our flagship, HTC 10, is a brilliant combi-nation of power and performance. HTC wants to play to people’s personal tastes, their desire to be dif-ferent and the fact that smartphones are now also a fashion accessory. Our new ranges of smartphones deliver the best of both the worlds, combining distinctive design with powerful pro-cessing capabilities, without compromising on features and specifications.”
“As the National Mobile Service Provider, SLT Mobitel aspires to make the latest and best in technology available to our customers. This is precisely what we are aiming for through our exclusive partnership with HTC, a pioneer in the smartphone industry with its array of innovative and stylish devices. We are pleased to partner with HTC for the launch of its new range of smartphones, including its flagship – the HTC 10,” commented SLT Mobitel’s General Manager – Product Marketing, Mr. Isuru Dissanayaka.
“We are pleased to partner with HTC as an Official Distribution Partner. HTC is a leader in the smartphone sphere and we are proud to introduce their new range of smartphones in Sri Lanka, as their smartphones enable customers with trendy looks, powerful performance and seamless experi-ence,” said Mr. Ashok Pathirage, Chairman of the Softlogic Group.
Founded in 1997, HTC Corp. (HTC) is the creator of many award-winning mobile devices and industry firsts. By putting people at the center of everything it does, HTC pushes the boundaries of design and technology to create innovative and personal experiences for consumers around the globe. HTC's port-folio includes smartphones and tablets powered by the HTC Sense user experience. HTC is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE: 2498). For more information, please visit www.htc.com
About Mobitel (Pvt) Ltd
SLT Mobitel is Sri Lanka’s National Mobile Service Provider and a fully-owned subsidiary of Sri Lanka Tel-ecom. The company offers mobile telephony services, high-speed broadband, Enterprise Solutions, IDD services and a host of Value Added Services. SLT Mobitel was the pioneer in South Asia to launch a Su-per 3.5G network, to successfully demonstrate HSPA + MIMO technology and successfully trial 4G/LTE technology. The recent introduction of Dual Carrier HSPA+ technology and 4G-LTE service makes SLT Mobitel’s broadband speeds the fastest in the country. Fuelling over USD600mn worth of investments to-date, SLT Mobitel has shaped the ICT landscape, experiencing exciting growth – poised to lead the industry into its next phase of development. A growing customer base, stands testament to SLT Mobi-tel’s strong focus laid on customer centricity, emulating its credo of "We Care. Always." For more in-formation, visit www.mobitel.lk
or dial 1717 to reach the Customer Care Hotline.
Mr.Rengeeth Nair - Director, South East Asia, HTC, Mr.Faisal Siddiqui - President,HTC South Asia,Mr. Isuru Dissanayaka - General Manager - Product Marketing, Mobitel, Mr.Ranjan Perera - Managing Di-rector, Softlogic Commuications (pvt) ltd, Mr.Rajeeve Goonerathne – Sales Director, Softlogic Commu-nications (pvt) ltd.