Smile Communications

Announcing their partnership at a media launch in Lagos, Smile Communications and Samsung Electronics West Africa have promised to offer Nigerians the best of technological innovations and supper fast internet connectivity on its new voice over LTE service.

The partnership is such that Smile is using its 4G LTE super -fast broadband solution to ride on the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge device, which is 4G compliant, to offer Nigerians VoLTE communication service that will enable Nigerians experience clear voice and sharp picture quality, while making voice calls. Both the caller and the call recipient will be able to see themselves and hear themselves clearly, with super-fast connectivity, when making voice calls over the Smile 4G LTE network, using the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge smart phone.

Although the partnership will later extend to all other range of Samsung mobile phones that are expected to become 4G compliant soon, both companies said the partnership would focus on the Galaxy S6 edge smart phone.

Customers, who witnessed the Smile VoLTE launch in Lagos, were able to have a firsthand experience on Voice over 4G LTE communication, which they testified to be awesome. They commended Smile and Samsung for the initiative that is already boosting subscriber experience in telecommunications.

Apart from being the first 4G LTE provider in Nigeria, Smile Communications became the first to go into performance enhancing partnership with Samsung, a global technology giant.

Giving details of the opportunities that the partnership brings to Nigerians, the Chief Marketing Officer, Smile Nigeria, Alero Ladipo, said the partnership brought a whole lot of experience in voice communication to Nigerians, as customers have started experiencing super-fast and uninterrupted internet connectivity, with the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge smartphone.

The Director, Information Technology and Mobile, Samsung Electronics West Africa, Emmanouil Revmatas, explained that the Galaxy S6 smartphone had become the world’s fastest dual curved edge display smartphone with dual edge scree that is providing fantastic experience for users on the 4G LTE network. The Galaxy S6 comes with alerts and notifications on edge screen, intelligent cameras and exquisite glass and metal finish for customers delight.

In a joint statement, Ladipo and Revmatas said there was the need for both companies to enhance the customer experience through their product propositions.