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We aim to increase local component of mobile phones to 72% in 2 years: Salem
38 million users under 18, accounting for 40% of population in 2017
Egypt has nearly 100 million mobile phone users according to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), but for what purpose do the Egyptians use their mobile phones? A recent report by the MCIT showed that about 87% of the Egyptians use their mobile phones to conduct and receive calls. The report relied on …
The production of the first Egyptian cell phone expected next September, says Hosni
The Glomo Award is the latest of 30 awards it received
Samsung reduced the prices of its mobile phones for the second consecutive time at a ratio between 3% and 5.6% from the beginning of March. The price of the Piton declined from EGP 420 to EGP 400, a reduction of 4.8%. According to the price list obtained by Daily News Egypt, the price of the …
The company agrees with agents to bear the price differences for traders
OPPO announced on Monday that during Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 the company provided its audiences with the first exclusive glimpse of the “5x Dual Camera Zoom” technology, the world’s first periscope-style dual-camera technology for smartphones. According to a press release, Oppo stated that the technology offers 5x lossless zoom capability on a smartphone, an …
The prices of Samsung televisions saw drops in February by 3.9-8.1% as part of a plan to expand in the Egyptian market and acquire a larger share. Price lists sent to its distributors, and obtained by Daily News Egypt, indicated that the price of the 32-inch smart television decreased from EGP 5,790 in January to …
More than 70% of our employees are focusing on R&D
The factory will be built on 5,000 sqm and produce 1.5 million devices a year, with the aim of producing 6 million in 2020
The National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority’s (NTRA) report for July revealed a significant improvement in the quality of internet browsing on mobile phones (HTTP Browsing Test) in Greater Cairo. NTRA tested more than 16,111 attempts to browse the internet through Egypt’s three main mobile networks—Vodafone, Orange, and Etisalat. All in all, only two attempts were disconnected, …
Infinix Corporation, specialised in manufacturing smartphones, is working to develop after-sales services in the Egyptian market and plans to increase the number of its major maintenance centres. Business development manager at Infinix, Ahmed Wagih, told Daily News Egypt in an interview that the economic conditions in Egypt and the scarcity of US dollars have impacted …
Galaxy S7 at EGP 10,400 and P9 Plus at EGP 7,500
The ministry’s short-term plan is to develop five key industries: mobile phone, GPS, LED bulbs, local production of screens, and solar power plants
The plan includes the manufacture of mobile phones, GPS, solar energy components, smart metres, and screens
Xiaomi was established in 2010 and produces 13 smartphone models. It has sold more than 100m devices worldwide.
42% of domestic online shopping transactions are conducted via mobile phones
Etisalat ranks first in Greater Cairo; Vodafone last
The service also includes connecting CIB cards with mobile phones, allowing customers to receive their domestic and international dues, such as transfers and salaries, as well as make deposits and withdrawals using ATM machines after obtaining regulatory approvals.
We addressed traders to review all displayed phones, says member of the division
We plan to start manufacturing within a year, and the minister of communications has asked us to begin the process in six months, says Salem
27,800 trials were conducted for browsing internet through Egypt’s three telecommunications networks
On that day, Egypt went offline as the Internet and mobile phone lines were suspended on a national level as well as cell phone connections.
Visa accounts for 61.5% of total cards issued worldwide, its share in Egypt is similar, says Mahfouz
Samsung acquired biggest market share and Apple replaces Microsoft, says Gartner
Mobile Internet is the highest growing by 2.6%, according to telecommunications sector report
Single-camera devices sales during the same period reached 249,000 devices with a market share of 42.3% of total mobile phone sales during last August.
Sales of the latter were more than 2m pieces in the three months since it was launched in September.
The entrance of new players onto the market will force the company to waive a portion of this share, especially for products that compete in the Android field.