Gionee’s “Get Smart” Offer, M5 Launched
Gionee, has introduced its “Get Smart” festive offer for Dashain and TIhar. Under this offer, customers will get a cash back offer on selected Gionee models. Customers will receive cash back on 4 Gionee models viz. Elife S7, the newest Marathon M5 (Gionee’s only dual-battery model), Marathon M3, and Pioneer P6. The amount ranges from Rs 1,400 on the Pioneer P6 to Rs 3,000 on the Elife S7.Besides this, Gionee is bringing 2 new models, the Pioneer P3S and F103 at introductory prices of Rs 8,999 and Rs 15,999.The Gionee "Get Smart" offer will be valid from September 22 to November 16.
In a separate event, Gionee has launched the new Gionee Marathon M5. The smartphone, which is priced at Rs 29,999, is Gionee’s only dual-battery model. The phone comes equipped with 2 batteries totaling a capacity of a whopping 6020 mAh. Gionee believes that Marathon M5 will eliminate the problem of having to constantly charge a smartphone. Gionee claims that the M5 will provide up to 1185 hours of standby time and up to 57.5 hours of phone call time; and up to 14 hours of web browsing and watching videos. The phone also has an extreme power saving mode under which, even at 5% battery, users can get 32 hours of standby time and 3 hours of phone call time. The M5 comes with dual charging chips and a 9V-2A charger which will allow it to be charged extremely fast. The M5itself can charge 2 other smartphones at the same time via OTG reverse charge.
The M5 is a dual-SIM (4G+4G) phone. It has an ultra-slim, metallic unibody and boasts a 5.5” HD (1280x720) AMOLED screen. The rear camera is 13MP and the front camera is 5MP. As for memory, the M5 has 16GB internal memory (expandable up to 128GB) and 2GB RAM. The M5 is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor and runs on Amigo 3.1, Gionee’s own software based on Android 5.1.
Samsung Launches Galaxy Note5, Galaxy A8
Samsung Electronics has launched the Galaxy Note5 and its new Galaxy A8 smartphone in the Nepali market. With an all-new design, the Galaxy Note5 provides an unmatched set of productivity tools with its signature S-Pen helping you get more done efficiently. With increased 4GB RAM, the smartphone offers the most powerful capacity and processing power in the market, enabling users to enjoy more seamless multi-tasking, keep up with messages, post updates to social networks faster, and enjoy graphic-heavy games without suffering lag time.
Similarly, the Galaxy A8 smartphone takes the design and style promise of the A series, featuring a superior 5.7” Full HD Super AMOLED display. The Galaxy A8 is the slimmest Galaxy at 5.9 mm and is equipped with a narrow bezel allowing for a more immersive viewing experience with rich colours and clarity. The phone has a 16 MP main camera and a 5 MP front camera. It has an F 1.9 lens for both the cameras for brighter picture and real time HDR. The powerful camera results in brighter photographs and good performance even in low light situations. The primary camera also comes equipped with a Face Detection Alarm for clicking perfect selfies from the rear camera as well.
The smartphone is powered with a (1.8 / 1.3) GHz Octa Core processor with 2 GB RAM. The device has an inbuilt memory of 32 GB, which is further expandable to 128 GB. The Galaxy A8 is supported by a long-lasting 3,050 mAh battery. Galaxy A8 sets yet another benchmark with the fingerprint scanner. The phone is available in Silver Black, and Gold colors. The Galaxy Note5 has been priced at Rs 89,900 while the Galaxy A8 is priced at Rs 53, 900.
Lenovo Smartphones Now in Nepal
Lenovo has announced its entry into the Nepali market with the launch of 4 new devices, the A319 (Dolby powered surround sound), A328 (Quad core power with size and comfort perfectly balanced), A536 (Big 5” screen cinematic experience) and A5000 (Power to go on and on with a 4000mAh battery). Lenovo smartphones initially will be available in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Hetauda, Butwal, Janakpur, Nepalgunj, Birtamode and Dhangadi, while the rest of Nepal will follow in the next 3-6 months, says the company. The handset manufacturer is also planning to ramp up its service network in the country and is targeting to capture 10 percent of the market share within a year. The smartphones will be available across Lenovo retail stores and are priced between Rs 9000 to Rs 17500.
Five New Panasonic Mobiles in Market
Allied Trade Link International Pvt Ltd, the authorized marketer & distributor of Panasonic mobiles in Nepal has introduced five new Panasonic mobiles: GD22, T10 Love, P55 Novo, P55 Novo+ and Eluga Z in the market. Panasonic GD22 has internal storage capacity of 64 MB that is expandable to 32GB. It has 2.4” Display Screen. It has 1.3MP camera with Bluetooth, GPRS/WAP facility. It also has mobile tracker, LED torch and supports 2 Sim cards. GD22 is priced at MRP Rs. 2,329. Panasonic T10 Love has 512MB RAM and 4GB ROM and has 3.5” TFT LCD screen. It has 1GHz Dual core processor and runs on Android 4.4.2 Kitkat. It also has 2MP rear camera. It is a very light mobile phone with 100 gm weight. T10 is priced at MRP Rs. 5,490. Panasonic P55 Novo has 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM and has 5.3” IPS Screen. It has 1.4GHz Octa core processor and runs on Android Kitkat. It also has 13MP rear camera with triple LED flash light and 5MP front camera. P55 Novo would be available at MRP Rs. 15,390 with a free leather flip cover.
Panasonic P55 Novo+ has 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM and has 5.3” HD Display. It has 1.4GHz Octa core processor and runs on Android Kitkat. It also has 13MP rear camera with triple LED flash light and 5 MP front camera. P55 Novo+ would be available at MRP Rs. 18,390 with free leather flip cover. Panasonic Eluga Z has 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM and has 5” HD Amoled Display. It has 1.4GHz Octa core processor and runs on Android Kitkat. It also has 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera. It has OTG support and smart swipe functionality. Flip cover is free in this model. Eluga Z is priced at Rs. 22,590.
Chivas Regal Extra Launched
Chivas Regal has introduced Chivas Regal Extra in Nepal — its first new global expression since 2007. Complementing its collection of premium blended Scotch whiskies, Chivas Regal Extra is one of the richest, most generous tasting blends within this category, crafted for those who look for more, according to a press statement from the company. Colin Scott, Chivas Regal Master Blender has created a unique and outstanding blended Scotch using some of the rarest malt whiskies from the Chivas inventory, reads the press statement.
Chivas Regal Extra is a special selection of whiskies matured in Oloroso sherry casks together with the rarest and finest Chivas malts. Chivas Regal Extra has a fruity, sweet nose with notes of ripe pears, creamy toffee and a hint of ginger. The ripe pears continue on the palate, with sweet tropical flavours of melons and soft notes of vanilla and caramel, blending with spicy notes of cinnamon and hints of almonds, leading to a long and fulfilling finish.
John Players 2015 Autumn Winter Collection Out
John Players, one of Nepal’s leading fashion brands for the male youth, has announced its new Autumn Winter Collection for 2015. Standing for style, charisma and attitude, the collection encompasses a complete and vibrant wardrobe of formals, casuals and party wear incorporating a trendy mix of colours, playful styling and comfortable fits, all offering a stylish wardrobe with contemporary cuts and comfortable fits making it a must-have for the winter season. The range includes a variety of blazers and sleeveless blazers, informal jackets including reversible and body fit jackets, sleeveless sweaters and Henley stripers, Applique sweat shirts and flannel print sweat shirts. The collection is priced from Rs 1,499 onwards out of which blazers/coats start from Rs 10999 to Rs 11,999, jackets from Rs 5,599 to Rs 6,999, sweat shirts from Rs 2,499 to Rs 3,499, trousers from Rs 2,599 to Rs 3,499.
Hyundai’s New SUV Creta Unveiled
Laxmi Intercontinental, the authorised distributor of Hyundai, has launched Hyundai’s premium sports utility vehicle, Creta. The SUV was unveiled at a function at Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza in Kathmandu. According to the company, Creta offers a combination of power and style with its robust body structure, superior engine performance and confident ride and handling. Based on Hyundai Motor’s evolved ‘Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design philosophy Creta demonstrates all the essential attributes of dynamism, comfort, safety and style.
“Creta is a revolutionary product and we are confident that the new SUV will strengthen Hyundai’s position in Nepal and will lead a new trend in the SUV segment fulfilling customers aspiration of owning a perfect SUV,” said Ganesh Bahadur Shrestha, chairman of Laxmi Group.
Bajaj’s "Bajaj Cash Man"
The official distributor of Bajaj bikes in Nepal, Hansraj Hulaschand & Co. Pvt. Ltd., has launched its Dashain and Tihar campaign - "Bajaj Cash Man". On every purchase of a Bajaj motorbike, buyers will get a scratch coupon from any authentic distributor of Bajaj bikes across the country. Customers can win cash prizes ranging from Rs 6000 to Rs 100,000 instantly and one lucky winner will win Rs 100,000 everyday through a lucky draw.
Colors X-factor E10 in Market
Colors Mobile has introduced its X-factor E10 under colors Elite series. This model is especially useful for those customers who are tech savvy. E-10 runs on Android lollipop 5.1 operating system, it has a 5 inch HD IPS screen, 2 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM expandable up to 32 GB. Phone comes with an 8 megapixels rear and 2 megapixels front camera. The smartphone is powered by a 2100 mAh Li-ion battery and a 1.3 GHz quard core processor. The market price set at Rs 12,995.
Ford Launches All New Figo
Ford India has launched an all-new Figo at introductory prices starting from Rs 21,99,000. The new Figo features Ford’s renowned robust passenger cage created from high-strength steel. The model is equipped with driver airbag as standard. It also comes with MyFord Dock and Ford MyKey technology. The new Figo also offers outstanding legroom, knee-room and shoulder-room. It will be available in 6 trims – Base, Ambiente, Trend, Trend+, Titanium and Titanium+ and customers will have the power of choice with a new and improved 1.2-liter Ti-VCT petrol engine, delivering a peak power of 88 PS and fuel economy of 18.16* Km/L and a 1.5-liter TDCi diesel engine, offering a peak power of 100 PS and an outstanding fuel economy of 25.83* Km/L. The car also comes with a six-speed PowerShift automatic transmission paired with a 1.5L TiVCT petrol engine, offering a peak power of 112 PS and a fuel economy of 17Km/L. The advanced dual-clutch system is backed by a 10-year or 100,000 km warranty. The all-new Figo is available in 7 exciting colours - Ruby Red, Sparkling Gold, Oxford White, Tuxedo Black, Deep Impact Blue, Ingot Silver and Smoke Grey.
Johnnie Walker Limited Edition Blue Label Specially for Nepal
Diageo PLC, along with its official distributor, Global Trading Concern Pvt. Ltd., has launched 210 limited edition one litre bottles of Johnnie Walker Blue Label, specially dedicated to Nepal. In a first for a global and iconic brand such as Johnnie Walker, Diageo has customized the design especially for Nepal and the Nepali consumer.
This limited edition design celebrates those who have reached the summit of life, says a press release. It depicts the majestic visage of Mount Everest in a rich gold ink. The new bottle delivers a deep, rich flavor with layers of honey and fruit and an incredibly smooth endless finish, reads the press statement. This limited edition bottle design is available in selected retail outlets at a suggested price of Rs 28,515.
VG SUZUKI’s “Dhan-DanaDan” Offer
VG Automobiles Pvt. Ltd, the authorised importer and distributor of Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt. Ltd. for Nepal has introduced VG Suzuki Dhan-DanaDan offer targeting the upcoming festive season. The festive scheme is applicable across all Suzuki bikes and scooters.
VG Suzuki Dhan-DanaDan Offer is a scheme focused on the coming Dashain and Tihar festivals. With every purchase of a Suzuki bike or scooter, the consumers get a scratch coupon which will give them a sure shot cash discount of Rs 7,000 to Rs 1,00,000 on the spot. The consumers will also get a chance to win a brand new Suzuki Gixxer SF through the scratch coupon. VG Suzuki Dhan-DanaDan Offer is valid throughout the country in every VG Suzuki Dealer Network.
Laxmi Hyundai’s Showroom in Hetauda
Laxmi Intercontinental Pvt Ltd, an official partner of Hyundai for Nepal, has established Pinnacle Trading Concern Pvt. Ltd. as a new Sub-dealer for Hetauda City. This will be the new branch of Pinnacle Trading. The showroom was jointly inaugurated by Raj Kumar Neupaney, Chairman of Hetauda Chambers of Commerce and Surendra Kumar KC, Dealers Sales Manager of Laxmi InterContinental Pvt. Ltd. Laxmi Intercontinental has 9 dealers in the major cities of Nepal such as Pokhara, Narayanghat, Butwal, Dang, Biratnagar, Damak, Birtamod, Banepa, Dhanghadi and sales outlets in the cities like Bhairawa, Itahari and Dharan.
Latest Bravia TVs in Market
Nepa Hima Trade Link Pvt. Ltd., the authorised country distributor of SONY Electronics, has unveiled the latest line up of BRAVIA 4K and Full HD series in Nepal.
For the first time, the new BRAVIA W800C Series and X Series models will support Google’s latest Android TV operating system, making it easy to stream video, function as a gaming device and provide enhanced features like Google Play, Google Cast and Voice Search. With the advanced 4K X-Reality PRO technology, these televisions will analyse and upscale to provide the best image quality, regardless of the image source. The X9000C series features a new ultra-thin floating style, making it the World’s thinnest 4K Ultra HD TV with edge-to-edge viewing. Equipped with X-Protection PRO feature, you can expect solid durability from your TV. This unique feature enhances protection from humidity, surge and lightning. The new X, W and R series BRAVIA from Sony are available in sizes ranging from 43 to 65 inches and will be available from September onwards.
Nissan’s X-Trail (SUV) & Micra Hatchback Launched
Dugar Brothers and Sons, the authorised distributors of Nissan has launched the X-Trail (SUV) and Premium Micra Hatchback. The Nissan X-Trail (SUV) has a 2.0L 4 Cylinder Gasoline DOHC Engine that gives an Output of 106kw/6000rpm, Max Torque 200Nm/4400rpm and 7 Speed Auto Transmission. It has Power & Tilt Steering, Central Door Lock, Intelligent Key, LED Head Lamp with Auto Levelizer, Front dual and side curtain airbags, CD/MP3 player with LCD Monitor, Auto AC, Leather power seat, Cruise Control, Immobilizer, Power Sunroof facilities. X-Trail is available in 5 seaters and 7 Seaters.
Micra is the Premium Hatchback car of Nissan. This car is available in 3 Full options which include Micra XL, Micra XLO and Micra Active XV. Depending upon the models this Hatchback is loaded with Air Bag, Front & Rear Power Window, ABS, EBD, BA, Push Start Button, Intelligent Key, Key Less Entry System, Bluetooth, USB and Aux equipments. Micra come with 1.2 L petrol engine, 76kw/6000rpm, torque 108Nm/4000rpm and 165mm Ground clearance. 5 seater Micra, which is available in 7 different colours has the max mileage of 20km/l.