Africell and Industry Five start pilot scheme to assemble mobile phones in DRC

Wednesday 17 November 2021 | 14:40 CET | News
Africell and Industry Five are launching a pilot project to assemble mobile phones in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for the first time. From January 2022, up to 30,000 of Africell's proprietary featurephones will be assembled at a specialised Industry Five facility in Kinshasa. If the Afriphone handsets meet strict performance standards, they will be made available to DRC's population of 90 million + people, with further monthly production runs following.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Africell
Countries: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
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