Originally Published on October 20, 2014 11:00 AM on Yahoo News and Marketwired
These newly-launched smartphones offer exclusive features — including antitheft protection, parental control, location tracking and child mode, amongst others. Powered by dual-core 1.2 GHz mobile processors and equipped with built-in 4G memory, the new devices also boast a strong battery life and 4-/5-inch AMOLED (active-matrix organic light-emitting diode) displays.
“Today, the Wham! brand is raising the global design and innovation bar with our new devices,” says Subhash Chandra, managing director of Wham! Mobiles. “Consumers now look for choice when it comes to technology and design, and with each new product we release Wham! aims to deliver a complete and refreshed user experience in order to become the preferred brand among our target users.”
Features available on the new Wiry W1, WK41, WD38 and the WK44 Wham! devices includeAnti Theft, a safety-net feature enabling precise location and control of lost or stolen phones, which provides capability to access the device, retrieve information and subsequently lock or wipe the device clean; Child Mode enables free, fun and safe browsing for children, giving parents peace of mind and privacy protection with its childproof, yet child-friendly controls; andMap Me, a geo-location app that tracks the location of loved ones. The Wham! devices also allow users to challenge friends on-the-go with a virtual single- and multi-player puzzle game, Picture It.
“The Mobiliya team is thrilled to be releasing these devices as the first of many offered through our partnership with the Wham! brand,” says Krish Kupathil, CEO of Mobiliya. “Development of these innovative devices was achieved as a result of unprecedented expertise integration — from Mobiliya’s differentiated mobile products and solutions to Wham Infocom’s broad Indian market reach and consumer base. We are proud of the first-of-their-kind smartphones this collaboration has yielded. On the heels of this great success, Mobiliya looks forward to continuing to provide unmatched quality and innovation via additional soon-to-be-released Wham! devices.”
The Wham! devices include 5-megapixel, fixed-focus cameras, 640×360 pixel resolution using One Glass Solution and IPS (In-Plane Switching) technology that makes images crystal clear and run the latest Android flavor, with 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS connectivity options. The devices were developed as a result of the emerging need for affordable smartphones and targeted to the middle and lower socio-economic segment. The Wiry W1, WK41, WD38 and WK44 are all now available through all major retail channels in India.
ABOUT WHAM INFOCOM: Wham! Mobiles is one of the fastest growing mobile brands in the rapidly growing Indian mobile phone industry. Wham! is headed by Mr. Subhash Chandra who is also the MD of Sangeetha Mobiles Pvt Ltd and a huge professional team manages day to day operations with huge expertise in the telecommunication field. Constant innovation in technology has helped Wham! grow at a rapid rate in a very short span of time. Wham! believes in making the power of technology available to all and at an affordable price. Wham! has already launched 32 models in the market and is set to launch trendy and fashionable Mobile Phones. Currently the operations are across 14 states i.e. Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Assam, Manipur, Mizoram, Orissa, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. The brand is looking to expand to North India in the next 60 days to take the count to 20 states presence and be in the National league. For more info, visit www.wham.in.
ABOUT MOBILIYA: Mobiliya, an AgreeYa Mobility company, is a global product and solutions company focused on the fast-growing mobile device eco-system and the unique needs of enterprises impacted by the burgeoning trend toward workplace BYOD. With development centers in the United States, Canada, India, China and South Korea, Mobiliya boasts a comprehensive innovation-driven mobility portfolio for cloud to device. Mobiliya offers localized and differentiated smartphones and tablets for mobile OEMs and operators. Other solutions include Mobiliya Secure, customizable, secure enterprise-grade Android; Mobiliya Manage, a flexible, extensible device management product; Mobiliya Onvelop, an enterprise mobility platform for companies of all sizes; and Mobiliya Edvelop, a collaborative, mobile-learning platform for schools and universities. Mobiliya’s customers and partners include some of the biggest names in technology. For more information, visit www.mobiliya.com.