Emma Okonji

The TECNO Tablet Division has launched its latest Droipad 7C Pro that will consolidate stronger push for the top spot in Nigeria tablet and mini PCs market.

The release of Droipad 7C Pro Pad device is an upgrade of the Droipad 7C that was released last year.
The elegant hybrid Pad fuses the computing ability of high-end tablets with top-of-the-line Android experience of smart phones to give end users a two-in-one Pad + Phone experience.

Speaking alongside key retail partners at a media briefing in Lagos recently, the Marketing Lead, TECNO Tablet Business Unit, Gbenga Oguntade, revealed that the launch of the Droipad 7C Pro was in response to a growing demand by end users for high performance products in the tablet and pad segment. According to him,

“We see a huge opportunity in the tablet and pads segment of the market; it is a largely unattended market with few players pegging product price within the reach of end users who need them the most. In the years ahead, TECNO hopes to control significant market share in the tablet segment of the market, by giving users best quality product at prices they can afford.”

Highlighting the key offerings of latest TECNO Droipad 7C Pro, TECNO pad, the Channel Manager, TECNO Tablet Division, Mr. Peter Shi, said the new device will boost MediaTek high performance MT8321 cortex A7 chipset, Quad-core 1.3GHz CPU plus impressive Mali-400 GPU,

“This Pad + Phone matches premium feel with top-of-the-line performance,” Shi, said.
The TECNO Channel boss said new TECNO Droipad 7C Pro comes with features that gives it an edge over predecessor Droipad 7C some of which is upgraded internal memory; 16GB ROM up from 8GB and Quad-core processor gives the Droipad 7C Pro twice more processor speed than its Dual core forerunner, the Droipad 7C.

TECNO pad Marketing Lead, Gbenga Oguntade, said: “Droipad 7 C Pro comes with powerful in-built antenna technology, what this means you don’t need a headset to enjoy radio programs from your favorite dial. All you need do is just tune in and Droipad 7C Pro will do the rest.”

Also speaking at the launch, TECNO e-commerce partner, JUMIA, reiterated its commitment to delivering satisfaction to a growing customer base by bridging the gap between stock of quality products and the customers surfing the web in search of them.

Brand manager, JUMIA, Fisayo Taiwo, said: “As the largest online retailer in Nigeria, JUMIA is very excited to collaborate with TECNO on the launch of the Droipad 7C Pro. We believe that this product will be another addition to TECNO’s stellar innovations and will appeal greatly to our customers.”
Other features of TECNO Droipad 7C Pro include premium metal unibody retailed in three striking shades namely: Campaign gold, space grey and silver. Dual front and back cameras with dual LED flash and Dual SIM card slots- one standard the other microSIM.

Commending the In-plane switching (IPS) display of new TECNO Droipad 7C Pro, CEO Payporte, Eyo Bassey said the device offered end users a new viewing experience.

“The Droipad 7C Pro’s high capacitive touch screen brings picture color to life, helping the end user immerse in life’s fun moments with striking lucidity and great detail. PayPorte as a leading e-commerce vendor will continue to bring a broad variety of best products to our growing customer base through partnerships such as this one,” Bassey said.
“This stunning device is definitely a game changer and its price tag makes it all the more the right product for a market in search of something new-something fresh,” says the KONGA boss, leading Nigeria e-commerce store,” he added.
New TECNO Droipad 7C Pro will be available at retail outlet and e-commerce platforms, beginning from next week.
Also expected to be launched in the first half of 2016, is TECNO’s revolutionary Phonepad product for children.