Kilimall Uganda, an online shopping site has partnered with global mobile phone manufacturer- Infinix Mobile to launch the Infinix NOTE 3 and HOT 4 in the Ugandan market. The launch of the renowned smartphone brand happens on Black Friday a day cherished around the world on which online shoppers get a chance to buy things online at rates discounted by up to 90%.
According to Uganda communications commission, Uganda currently has in excess of 13 million internet users with an internet penetration rate of over 38% in 2016 compared to fewer than 350,000 users in the year 2000.
Online shopping is fast gaining momentum in Uganda especially among the millennials because of the convenience that has also been propelled by the reducing costs of data, growing internet penetration and the affordability of the smart phone. Today, one can have access to the world for as low as shs300.
Infinix Mobile phones with their latest brands the Note 3 and Hot 4 are only sold online around the world, so Kilimall will be the only store exclusively selling them in Uganda.
“ Beside launching two types of Infinix phone HOT4 and NOTE3, Kilimall will offer another full categories products with up to 70% discount,” said Chengyang Wang, Kilimall Uganda Managing Director.
He further explained that Kilimall has a wide assortment of products that customers can choose from, but most importantly, they want to push this wonderful phone brand and give Ugandans a chance to acquire them at such a huge discount. Wang also noted that they are well prepared to handle any volume of orders that will be placed by Ugandans on this Black Friday.
“We want to provide affordable, yet powerful devices that will not only fulfil the aspirations of people in Uganda, but also give them access to the world from their fingertips” said the Infinix boss.
As noted earlier, both devices will exclusively be sold online by Kilimall starting this Black Friday. The Infinix Hot4 will be retailing at the price of Ugx 370,000 while the Infinix Note3 will be going for Ugx 520,000.