As Its Launches New Product… TECNO Spreads Wings


By Aruna Rashed Toma Bangura

TECNO Company in Sierra Leone on Tuesday 29th April, 2019 officially launched its new product called TECNO Spark 3 mobile phone at the Atlantic Lumley Hotel in Freetown.

Speaking at the launch ceremony, a company representative from neighbouring Guinea, Baimba Suma recalled that they had earlier launched Spark 1 and 2 before launching this new product in Sierra Leone.

He disclosed that TECNO Company has now established in more than fifty countries, including countries in Latin America, Europe and India, adding that the company is currently in 4th position in the global market and 10th for Smart Phones.

Mr. Suma furthered that TECNO products sold per day are 120,000 and the company covers 13,000 shops the world over with 10 million social media fans, adding that the company was rated last year as the 7th top brand in the world.

Mr. Suma recalled that in 2016, TECNO products moved to Dubai and in 2017, South Asia and that come 2022 the product intends to cover the global market as, according to him, it has already conquered the African market.

He further informed that in 2009 the first TECNO Factory was opened and that in 2011 the company’s product was rated No-1 brand for dual-Sim sales volume in Africa and in 2017 it attracted the world market.

Currently, he said, TECNO has more than 900 partners with Manchester City Football Club being their official partner that has helped in boosting the product in terms of sales.

According to Mr. Suma, the company offers its customers 12 to 13 months warranty for any TECNO products bought whilst commending the Africell mobile company as their latest partners.

According to the Sales and Marketing Manager of TECNO products in Sierra Leone, Allage Landouze, the new TECNO Spark 3 Product has artificial intelligent camera with dual cameras of 6.2 inches super full view screen, 19.9 screen ration and 13 megapixels and 4x rear flashlight with 32 gigabyte ROM + 2 gigabyte RAM with fast internet connectivity which can take up to two million information at a time, adjustable front cameras with 8 megapixels, and 35000mAh big battery and a fingerprint call recording system.

Currently, he said, plans are underway to embark on massive advertisement of the TECNO Spark 3 product through various channels and platforms. This, he said, would include, indoor promotion by offering customers special gifts, bill boards, stickers, painting shops with TECNO designs. Already, the Product is advertised on both Facebook and Twitter.