2018/07/28

Pushing above the mark: More than a thousand HUAWEI nova 3i phones sold within an hour on first day of sale

Waterway Point HUAWEI nova 3i Launch Image 1. Eager customers awaiting to get their hands on the HUAWEI nova 3i.

SINGAPORE, 28 JULY 2018Huawei Singapore Consumer Business Group today received an overwhelming response for its latest HUAWEI nova 3i with more than a thousand people at its public debut. The initial sale of the HUAWEI nova 3i’s crowd favourite, Iris Purple, was sold out within the hour.

Among the first to get the new HUAWEI nova 3i in Singapore was Mr. Joseph Lim, age 43, who joined the queue together with his father at the stroke of midnight. The father and son pair has purchased a total of four phones for the entire family. Notably, the Lim family will be using a HUAWEI smartphone for the first time. “The features and price of the phone are very attractive and is beyond what other regular phones provide, especially for its price. With all the different features like storage space and a bigger screen, it's totally worth the wait and value,” he said.

Waterway Point: Cheng Jiangfei at HUAWEI nova 3i launch Image 2. From right to left: Mr. Cheng Jiangfei, Managing Director of Huawei Singapore Consumer Business Group with Mr. Joseph Lim, 43, and his father who were first in the queue since midnight for the new HUAWEI nova 3i at Waterway Point.
John Yong at Waterway Point HUAWEI nova 3i Image 3. Mr. John Yong, who started queuing since midnight for the new HUAWEI nova 3i takes a photo with Mr. Cheng Jiangfei, Managing Director of Huawei Singapore Consumer Business Group.

Mr. John Yong, age 40, who was second in line and recently became a Huawei convert after his first purchase today, commented: “My friends have been giving very good reviews about Huawei smartphones, and I wanted to buy one for myself since the new nova 3i is being launched today. I am really impressed with the colour and screen size and I’m happy that I can buy this phone without breaking my wallet.”

Image 4. Ms. Michelle Sim, age 23, and her sister, Ms. Stella Sim, 24, are new users of the Huawei smartphone.

Ms. Michelle Sim, age 23, and her sister, Ms. Stella Sim, 24, who are both new to HUAWEI, specially made their trip down from Tiong Bahru to Waterway Point since 7.30am this morning. Both commented that they were drawn to the specifications, design and attractive price tag of the phone.

nova 3i launch singapore waterway Image 5. Huawei customer, Mr. Steven, was assisted by Mr. Cheng Jiangfei, Managing Director of Huawei Singapore Consumer Business Group.

A game-changer for the mid-range smartphones, the HUAWEI nova 3i is priced at an exceptional value of S$398 that boasts a range of features including the world’s first four AI cameras that can optimise photos by scene; the newest generation 6.3-inch FullView display; and the all-new Kirin 710 chipset. The chipset is the latest generation of AI processor devised by Huawei for the nova series that provides an enhanced performance.

Mr. Cheng Jiangfei, Managing Director of Huawei Singapore Consumer Business Group said, “The response that we have received from the public has been phenomenal and reaffirms our commitment to bring meaningful innovation at an affordable price-point to mass consumers. We are grateful for all the support from our customers, telecommunication operators and media partners who have made the nova 3i a success!”

The HUAWEI nova 3i is available at all Huawei Concept Stores, local telecommunication operators, selected consumer electronic stores, authorised mobile retailers and selected online marketplaces. Huawei customers will also be entitled to a 2-year warranty with any smartphone purchase.

For more information about the HUAWEI nova 3i, please visit: https://consumer.huawei.com/sg/phones/nova3i/

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