Huawei honor doubles sales at GITEX Shopper 2016

Latest flagship honor 8 appeals to value-conscious crowd at ME’s largest electronic retail event

The Sapphire Blue honor 8 proved to be a crowd puller at GITEX Shopper.
The Sapphire Blue honor 8 proved to be a crowd puller at GITEX Shopper.

Huawei honor, the smartphone e-brand from Huawei, registered 100% increase in sales with its latest flagship the honor 8 during GITEX Shopper 2016, the company says.

The honor 8 combines aesthetic appeal featuring 15-layer exterior; a 12 MP dual camera with one RGB and one monochrome sensor as well as the Smart Key that allows users to access in a single click Instagram & Double-Click Twitter; at a price of only AED 1,599. Honor 8 is available in gold, black, white and the popular Sapphire blue, which drove 70% of the honor 8 sales at GITEX.

“GITEX Shopper has always been a great platform and launchpad for key products in the consumer electronics industry in the region. Smartphones were the most popular products at the show this year and we received a great response for Huawei honor 8 among the customers. We expect the trend to continue over the next few months as gadgets are always a great draw for shoppers during festive seasons,” said Nadeem Khanzadah, head, OmniChannel Retail, Jumbo Group.

Chris Sun Baigong, vice president Huawei honor Middle East CBG commented, “Our participation at Gitex this year enabled us to exceed our target sales even faster than last year with honor 8 being the most sold out phone. This confirms our belief in working with our users to create technology that caters to their specific needs and have the perfect bundles to even have a happier and a more satisfied user”

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