Jakarta, 25 October 2013 – Ninetology Indonesia, an ASEAN mobile device technology company, makes their entry into the Premium Smartphone category in Indonesia with the launch of its U9 Smartphone. The U9 unite-as-one power-infused technology and the urbanite profile to present three models, X1, Q1, and P1, which are new and stylish devices engineered to meet the human needs of speed, precision and high levels of engagement.
Sean Ng, CEO of Ninetology ASEAN said, “We are proud with the introduction of the U9 today. Indonesia is a very dynamic country and it has a tremendously huge potential in terms of mobile market. We expect to grab a sizeable share in the Premium Smartphone category by launching three models: X1, Q1 and P1, all engineered to suit the people’s upbeat lifestyle and young spirit”
“Before we developed the phone, our R&D studied the culture of urban life forms and personalities, and then we developed smartphones which were derived from individual interest, lifestyle and behavior,” Ng added.
The U9 Smartphone were built to meet three main consumer preferences, which are design, prominent size and premium technology. The best technology solutions were added to complete U9’s product development for maximum user satisfaction.
“Developed together in a strategic partnership with MediaTek Inc, the leading fabless semiconductor company for wireless communications and digital multimedia solutions, the U9 delivers a richer Smartphone experience at a competitive price. Customers will enjoy access to thousands of applications including social network, productivity and utilities, entertainment, as well as application store,” said Mr. Sumarto, Deputy CEO of Ninetology Indonesia. “Ninetology Indonesia was built for raising the standard of mobile phone business in Indonesia. If other company merely focus on profit and quantity, we are an ASEAN company that committed to bring the quality, lifestyle and sense of pride that our customers can enjoy from our products.”
At the launch, Ninetology also revealed their official brand ambassador, an Indonesian superstar celebrity singer who is also a successful young entrepreneur, Agnez Mo. She is also one of the major shareholder of Ninetology Indonesia through SA management Indonesia, and will be expressing her talent and abilities into every lifestyle device that will be produced by Ninetology Indonesia.
“I’m very excited and proud to witness the launch of U9 product line in Indonesia. But this is only the beginning,” said Agnez Mo. “In the near future, we plan to deliver various segments through integration of in-depth development, and focus on personalization & customization-friendly platforms for all users, from all walks of life.”
X1 is powered by MediaTek’s latest quad-core processor, and Super AMOLED HD screen, while Q1 and P1 are both powered by 1.3 GHz dual-core processors. The devices are also equipped with Ninetology’s exclusive Agnez Mo Apps, the application which allows avid fans and users to interact with Agnez Mo and other local or international artists, through a one-stop platform for all social media channels. It includes an interactive news feed featuring artists on Twitter, Instagram, Music Videos, and Merchandise Online Store for an ultimate experience of the urban entertainment world, making it a smart, sexy and stylish companion for those with upbeat lifestyles.
X1 comes in red and black, while Q1, black and P1 will be available in black and grey. These three models will be available at the recommended retail price of Rp.3.399.000, Rp.1.399.000 and Rp.999.000 respectively. The U9 Smartphone are available at all major smart phone retailers from November 2013 onwards.
Ninetology is an ASEAN mobile device technology company. We are, strongly driven by our attitude towards progress and we strive for phenomenal growth as we move forward. We take pride in being on par with global technology and renowned international standards, and being meticulous with detail, art and beauty. Inspired by bold and fast-paced lifestyles, Ninetology products are empowered by today’s solutions for practicality and functionality. For more information, visit www.ninetologyindonesia.com
About MediaTek Inc.
MediaTek Inc. is a leading semiconductor company for wireless communications and digital multimedia solutions. The company is a market leader and pioneer in cutting-edge SOC system solutions for wireless communications, high-definition TV, optical storage, and DVD and Blu-ray products. Founded in 1997 and listed on Taiwan Stock Exchange under the “2454” code, MediaTek is headquartered in Taiwan and has sales or research subsidiaries in the United States, China, Singapore, India, Japan, Korea, Denmark, England, Sweden and Dubai. For more information, visit www.mediatek.com.