By Eman Hamed
vivo Egypt announces its latest flagship smartphones: V23 5G & V23e in the Egyptian market. The V23 5G combines industry-leading front camera specs and features with innovative elegant color changing design under direct sunlight as well as fastest connectivity tech with dual 5G mode. While the new V23e brings outstanding clarity and steadiness to selfies through its enhanced Autofocus and fun portrait features, while the night portrait defies the darkness with the AI Extreme Night mode.
On the sidelines of its latest launch, vivo Egypt unveiled their new partnership with the iconic famed Egyptian actor Asser Yassin as vivo’s new brand ambassador in Egypt.
In this context, Alex ZHan vivo Egypt CEO said, “launching our first 5G phone in Egypt V23 5G confirms vivo’s global strategy which highly emphasizes R&D and technological advancement. We are proud that in 2021, vivo succeeded in developing its global research and development network, which has now reached to 10 R&D centers covering various cities around the world”, said ZHan. “The development scope has been widened to include 5G communication, artificial intelligence, image technology and many other personal consumer electronics, innovative designs and services”, he added.
“vivo has increased its presence to 60 countries to be favored by more than 400 million users worldwide as well as shipping 34.2 million units marking 8% growth YoY. Furthermore, throughout the global market share of the mobile phone industry, vivo sold fourth globally in the third quarter of 2021 and ranked top 1 in China”, ZHan commented attributing the company’s remarkable performance to its effective strategies.
Wafia Al Badry, PR & Communications Manager of vivo Egypt, said, “vivo Egypt’s sales grew 300% YOY with more than 6000 partners, 10 fully operating after sales service centers and 7 new ones that will be inaugurated in 2022 to widen the range of vivo’s services to ensure a pleasant experience for the Egyptian customer”.
“Choosing the iconic actor Asser Yassin grasps the essence of vivo’s vision and values, which place youth on top of vivo’s priorities. Undoubtedly, Asser Yassin is one of the most engaging actors favored by all age groups and segments of the Egyptian people, which made our decision easy to lay eyes on him. Yassin’s career in the past 10 years has been defined by variety, engagement, individuality and achievement which reflects vivo’s brand pillars”, added Al Badry.
Saeid Medhat, Product Manager at vivo Egypt, on the next level specs, “Today, we are proud to announce our latest generation of the V series: V23 5G&V23e. V23 5G brings out the best selfie experience with its dual 50MP autofocus dual front camera and dual tone spotlight. While the V23e brings 50MP eye autofocus front camera. Further, the rear triple 64MP super night mode camera in the two phones offers an unmatched night photography. Moreover, V23 5G comes with an innovative color changing exterior combining vivo’s elegant durable flat frame design with a unique body surface offered by Fluorite AG technology for an exceptional soft feel.”
“V23 5G&V23e come with MediaTek processors: Dimensity 920 with Liquid Cooling for V23 5G and MediaTek G96 for V23e. Both phones, offers RAM capacities with 8GB RAM and extended 4GB RAM tech for smooth lag free gaming and heavy use experience capped by 44w FlashCharge capability”, Medhat added.
It’s worth noting that vivo’s first 5G phone was released in 2019 in the China with the help of their 10 cutting-edge R&D centers around the world. In Egypt, vivo has launched the V & Y series smartphones (V21, V21e, Y53s, Y33s, Y21) in the local market catering for different users and budgets before commercializing 5G for the Egyptian market this year with V23 5G.
vivo is a technology company that creates great products based on a design-driven value, with smart devices and intelligent services as its core. The company aims to build a bridge between humans and the digital world. Through unique creativity, vivo provides users with an increasingly convenient mobile and digital life. Following the company’s core values, which include Benfen*, design-driven value, user-orientation, continuous learning and team spirit, vivo has implemented a sustainable development strategy with the vision of developing into a healthier, more sustainable world-class corporation.
While bringing together and developing the best local talents to deliver excellence, vivo is supported by a network of 10 R&D centers in Shenzhen, Dongguan, Nanjing, Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai, Xi’an, Taipei, Tokyo and San Diego, focusing on the development of state-of-the-art consumer technologies, including 5G, artificial intelligence, industrial design, imaging system and other up-and-coming technologies. vivo has also set up seven production bases (including brand-authorized manufacturing centers), across China, South- and Southeast Asia, and more regions, with an annual production capacity of nearly 200 million smartphones. As of now, vivo has branched out its sales network across more than 60 countries and regions, and is loved by more than 400 million users worldwide.
*“Benfen” is a term describing the attitude on doing the right things and doing things right – which is the ideal description of vivo’s mission to create value for society.