Lenovo announced that they have sold 1 million 4G smartphones Lenovo A6000, A6000plus and A7000 till June 2015. As per CMR’s India quarterly data, 4G-LTE device shipments had grown 108 percent to 2.2 million units for the Jan-March quarter.
Sudhin Mathur, Director – Lenovo smartphones said, “As a technology first company, Lenovo continues to push the market threshold for newer devices. Apart from providing great devices, our partnership with Flipkart gave consumers in more than 1000 cities/towns across the countries access to our 4G smartphone portfolio. Beyond the metros, we’ve seen also seen a good uptake in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Kerala, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh”.
Amitesh Kumar Jha, VP – Retail, Flipkart said, “A great portfolio of 4G devices enabled by the Flipkart-Lenovo partnership should lead to a faster adoption of 4G in India. Flipkart currently leads the 4G adoption with about 60% share of LTE devices sold in the country led by Lenovo’s devices. We are looking forward to take this further in the coming months.”