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1) ZTE Axon M Is a dual-screen smartphone
Earlier this week , ZTE unveiled the Axon M smartphone with dual foldable screen and powerful specifications under the hood.
The Axon M comes with dual (2) 5.2 inches screen that can be converted from a compact smartphone to a small 6.7-inch tablet and vice versa.
Regarding other details , the Axon M ships with a Snapdragon 821 SoC processor , 4GB of RAM , Android 7.1.2 Operating system , 3180mAh battery and a single 20MP camera that acts as both front-facing and rear camera.
This smartphone will be available in the US next month and there’s no word on if / when it will be available in Nigeria.
If you want to know more on how the screens work together then watch this video by 9t05google | Link (Youtube)
2). Kwese TV Launches In Nigeria
Kwesé has announced the launch of its entertainment and sports television network Kwese TV in Lagos, Nigeria.
The full Kwesé TV bouquet offers over 65 channels of pure entertainment with well-known international channels such as CNN International, DreamWorks, DTX, ESPN, VICELAND, Diddy’s REVOLT TV and home-grown channels such as Channels TV, TVC News and NTA.
3) Nokia 7 Smartphone Announced
Nokia announced the Nokia 7 budget smartphone with 5.2-inch display and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
Nokia 7 joins the growing list of Android smartphones by Nokia , which includes the Nokia 3 , 5 , 6 & 8.
The Nokia 7 Specs :
* 5.2 -Inch display
* Snapdragon 630 processor
* 4GB / 6GB RAM
* 64GB internal storage
* 16MP rear camera , 5MP front camera
* Android 7.1 Operating system
* 3000mAh battery
Nokia 7 will cost US$377 for the 4GB RAM version and $407 for the 6GB RAM variant and will likely be available in Nigeria.
4) Jumia Announces 30days Blackfriday Festival
Jumia has announced that its upcoming black friday promotions will run for 30days , starting from the 13th of November.
Jumia Black friday is an annual sales event offering jaw-dropping discounts on products.
Here are the dates for each country :
- Nigeria: Nov 13th – Dec 13th
- Egypt: Nov 12th – Dec 12th
- Kenya: Nov 13th – Dec 13th
- Morocco: Nov 13th – Dec 10th
- Ivory Coast: Nov 10th – Dec 12th
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