There are many things you don’t know about Tecno of today. However, In this article we’re going to explore some of the more interesting facts about the Hong Kong based tech company and Africa tech giant.
When was Tecno Founded?
It will surprise you to know that Tecno Mobile has been around for just twelve years. It was established in 2006. But despite this, Tecno has evolved significantly overtime to become the giant of Africa tech company.
Where is the company based?
Tecno Mobile is a Chinese mobile phone manufacturer which is based in Hong Kong. It is also a subsidiary of Transsion Holdings.
A Nigerian is the CEO
Another amazing fact about this tech company is that, among the key people who run this company is an Igbo man from Nigeria named Nnamdi Ezeigbo ( CEO )
No Africa, No Tecno
When the tech company first started in 2006, it’s business focus was mainly on Africa and the South Asian market. However, after 2008, Tecno shifted its market target entirely to
Africa following market research.
The India Invasion
In April 2016, the company reconsidered its business and market policies. They made inroads in India follow its earlier success in Africa. In 2017, low it entered the Bangladesh and Nepal markets and has started trial sales in Pakistan as well.
The Tech Giant of Africa
When it comes to Africa, the Hong Kong based tech company is kinging Africa for Good. In 2016, TecnoMobile launched “The Best Camera Smartphone In Africa.
The company’s first ever phone to run in Android 8.1 are the CAMON X and CAMON X pro. In August 2018, the mobile company also launched the Spark 2 in Nigeria an Android Go smartphone running with Hios.
While it is true that TecnoMobile can’t compete with Samsung and iPhone yet, however, it’s greatness in Africa and India cannot be quickly swept under the carpet. The phone manufacturer is doing great in Africa and you can go to any retail stores and get yourself one Tec smartphone.