BrandArena: Nokia, Etisalat, Etihad Announce Lumia 1020 Pre-order Promotion

Friday 4 October 2013

Nokia, Etisalat, Etihad Announce Lumia 1020 Pre-order Promotion

Global phone manufacturer, Nokia in partnership with Etisalat Nigeria and Etihad Airways, has announced a pre-order promo for its latest Windows smartphone, the Nokia Lumia 1020 which will be available in Nigeria as from October 2013.

The pre-order promotion announced at the TEDxLagos conferencewill take place from 10:20am of the 1st of October 2013 to the 15th of October 2013.

Nokia West Africa, General Manager, Chris Brown said the pre-order promo will give customers the opportunity to purchase the devices online at before it finally arrives in Nigeria in October. Mr Brown added that all customers who pre-order and pay for the device from Etisalat's website will be entitled to special discounts on airfares to several destinations on Etihad Airways.

Describing the device, Chris explained that, “The Lumia 1020 is an improved version of the Nokia 808 smartphone launched in 2012. The Nokia Lumia 1020, running on windows 8 operating system is the ultimate camera phone”.

Director of Business Segments at Etisalat Nigeria, Lucas Dada said, “With the growing demand for Smartphones in Nigeria, we decided to collaborate with Global phone manufacturer, Nokia and United Arab Emirates flag carrier, Etihad Airways in a first of its kind strategic partnership. These organisations share our vision of developing and growing the Nigerian market as well as offering customers best value for every kobo they spend. To this end; our partnership with Nokia for the launch of the Lumia 1020 Smartphone bundled with our easyflex5000 2 for 1 offer is yet another evidence of our commitment to revolutionize the broadband space.

Customers who purchase the Nokia Lumia 1020 Smartphone will enjoy the easyflex 5,000 with the buy 2 and get 1 free offer which will give them N37,500 airtime to use for voice, data and SMS to any network upon a recharge of N10,000. To purchase the easyflex 5,000 bundle, the customer should get an Etisalat line, recharge with N5,000 and dial *344*5000#. Customers will receive a third bundle free once the second purchase of easyflex 5,000 has been made within 30 days.