Bollywood Boost for New Wynncom OGO Phones Powered by Synchronica
The new OGO devices are targeted at India's youth market and provide smartphone-like capabilities at a fraction of the price of traditional smartphones. Ali Khan, Bollywood royalty to India's youth market, has become the face of Wynncom OGO in an innovative promotional campaign spanning print media, television, and online.
Available now at an recommended retail price of less than USD 100, the Wynncom OGO O-77 Konnect and O-78 Touch handsets have been optimized for Synchronica Mobile Gateway to support advanced features including push email, instant messaging, and social networking services with support of Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
Included in the Wynncom OGO retail price, users receive free internet, as well as all of the Synchronica-powered mobile messaging services. The service is hosted by Wynncom in India, ensuring that Wynncom OGO customers are provided with the best possible user experience.
"Must-have devices need to offer the very latest messaging functionality"
In an innovative campaign, Ali Khan illustrates the social and professional benefits provided by his smarter Wyncom OGO phone when compared to a traditional, more expensive smartphone.
Commenting on the launch of Wynncom OGO, Synchronica CEO Carsten Brinkschulte says: "As an innovative and youth-oriented brand, Wynncom understands that must-have devices that look great also need to offer the very latest messaging functionality."
"The inspirational, mass market promotional campaign starring Bollywood's Saif Ali Khan is very appealing to India's youth market and will drive sales of OGO devices offering advanced messaging functionality at a fraction of the cost of traditional smartphones", Brinkschulte adds.
Arvind Vohra, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Wynncom says: "Staying connected professionally and personally is a key necessity for today's youth. In India, as in the rest of the world, social networking has taken on a new dimension."
"Our devices powered by Synchronica's advanced Mobile Gateway messaging software have been specifically designed with this need in mind. Everything is made available with a push and instantly. Our devices are affordable, and internet downloads, push mail, and instant messaging are all provided by us practically free of charge", Vohra adds.
Synchronica has a strong and growing foothold in India with its affordable Mobile Gateway next-generation mobile messaging solution. In addition to powering the Wynncom OGO family of handsets, Synchronica also has agreements in place with a further two device manufacturers targeting the Indian market and has live deployments with two large Indian mobile operators via its 2010 acquisition of email-to-SMS vendor Iseemedia.
Wynncom is a part of Rs. 2,500 crore SAR Group which includes other companies like Luminous Power Technologies, Luminous Teleinfra, Luminous Engineering, and Lectrix Motors. The group operates in 36 countries across the world and has its own manufacturing base in India and China. Wynncom is committed to establish itself as a leading player in the Indian mobile handset industry and is investing aggressively in its Indian and Chinese operations.
Synchronica Software GmbH
Synchronica plc is a leading developer of next-generation mobile messaging solutions. Mobile Gateway, Synchronica's flagship product, provides push email, synchronization, instant messaging (IM), and social networking services to any mobile phone currently in use. Synchronica's patented transcoding engine uses advanced streaming to download email attachments and can dramatically reduce the consumption of network bandwidth by as much as 90 percent.
Mobile operators and device manufacturers from emerging and developed markets rely on Synchronica's white-labelled product for providing mass market messaging services across the entire customer base, diversifying revenues and reducing churn.
Headquartered in England, Synchronica also maintains a development center in Germany and the Philippines in addition to a regional presence in Canada, the USA, Hong Kong, Spain, and Dubai. Synchronica plc is a public company traded on the AIM list of the London Stock Exchange (SYNC) and the Venture Exchange of the Toronto Stock Exchange (SYN). For further information, please visit www.synchronica.com