Microsoft Ghana’s Mobile division is at it’s best again with an Achieve more Lumia promotion.
They have in the past organized the Make it Happen promotion that saw five people win cars and the Lumia Make It Happen promotion that saw some people win a sponsored trip to Singapore.
The new Achieve More Lumia promotion offer by Microsoft Ghana’s Mobile division has been running from the 9th November and ends on the 11th of December. There are some cool prices to be won. Maybe in a bid to ready the market for the upcoming new Lumia devices; Lumia 950, 950XL and 550. There are some cool prices to be won.
Find the Lumia Achieve more promotion details below;
WIN great prizes like laptops, phones and shopping vouchers in the Lumia Rock ‘n Roll promotion.
To enter, buy a Lumia device between 9 November and 11 December and bring your proof of purchase to one of our 4 redemption centres and you can ‘Rock’ the lucky dip bag and ‘Roll’ with whatever you choose!
Centres located at Circle (Accra), Tema, Kumasi and Takoradi Market. T&C’s apply.
If you have been planning on getting yourself a Microsoft Lumia device, Christmas couldn’t have come early for you.
Don’t forget there are four centers, Accra, Tema, Kumasi and Takoradi where you can send your receipts and redeem your prizes.
All the best of Luck and come share your experience with us if you win anything. Lets know if you plan on buying a device. Also tell us what you want from your Lumia and we can tell you the best device based on your budget.
Microsoft Lumia 540 dual SIM another device in the budget zone is being made available in stores around the country. The Lumia 540 Dual SIM which was announced earlier this year in April and released in May. It bears a lot of resemblance to the Microsoft Lumia 535.
The Microsoft Lumia 540 hardware specifications are;
- 5″ Clear-back IPS LCD Display, HD720 (1280 x 720)
- 8.0 MP main camera, wide-angle 5.0 MP front camera with led flash
- 8 GB internal storage, with support for MicroSD up to 128 GB and 1 GB RAM
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 200, Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
- Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim
- Replaceable battery, with battery capacity of 2200 mAh
- Micro SIM
The Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM weighs 152g which is about 6g heavier than the Microsoft Lumia 535, you might bearly notice the difference. It has the same hardware specifications as the Lumia 535 expect the 540 spots an 8 MP back camera and has about 300mAh extra battery capacity. It has a flat back just as the 535, but without the hunch at the camera.
The device is available in blue, orange, white and black colors. Pricing is between 700 – 800 GHS depending on store of purchase.
Microsoft’s mobile devices have been gaining a lot of love and attention in Africa, Europe, South America and India and this shouldn’t come as a surprise as Microsoft is building device at all levels.
The introduction of the mid range level budget friendly and low cost devices like the Lumia 520, 530, 535, 630 and 635 have seen significant rise in usage of smartphones by consumers. The mid range devices such as the Lumia 730, 830 and 1320 also give flexibity in pricing to it’s targeted audience. The mobile penetration in Africa is on the rise and as more people seek to connect and share they find the Lumia brand attractive and within their budget range.
Microsoft Ghana’s mobile device business manager Mr. Kola Osinowo said recently in his expression of gratitude to Ghanaians that Ghana is among the top most 20 user countries of the Lumia devices in the world.
I believe recent campaigns and promotions such as the #Makeithappen promo increased awareness on the productivity and range of the Lumia handsets.
Microsoft mobile devices group business head, Mr. Kola Osinowo has in a press release to Ghana News Agency revealed that the group will begin a nationwide campaign of Windows 10 mobile devices. The aim is to help consumers achieve more, enhance their technological needs and help provide solutions. The campaign is expected to begin in Kumasi and spread to the other parts of the country. This will be during the release of the recently announced Lumia 640 and 640 XL in the country.
Mr kola Osinowo also said the Microsoft Mobile Devices Group would educate people on how to access the devices and make the best out of the Lumia, especially when it comes to similar applications found in computers.
As part of the campaign power banks will be bundled with the sale of the phones.
He said “Considering local realities, we understand that power outage is a current problem in the country and that is why we would be bundling the devices, including Lumia 535, 640 with variety of freebies such as power banks”.
Other freebies that will be available with the purchase of a device are Office 365 for 12 months, one terabyte of One Drive storage space and a license that will allow the user to continue or transfer programmes onto a device tablet or a computer.
All existing Lumia devices that meet the requirement will be upgradeable to windows 10 later in the simmer when it’s released to the public.
Source : GNA
UPDATE: Find latest prices of devices here
Compu-Ghana on the 12th of April will have their first sales promotion of the year. This is a one day offer only and whilst stock last. Probably a good time to buy one if you’ve been waiting on a discount.
The Lumia Phones up for discount are;
Lumia 530 – GHS 269 (dual SIM)
Lumia 520 – GHS 319
Lumia 435- GHS 319 (dual SIM)
Lumia 535 – GHS 489 (dual SIM)
Lumia 625 – GHS 549
Lumia 630 – GHS 489 (dual SIM)
Lumia 730 – GHS 849 (dual SIM)
Lumia 830 – GHS 1249
Lumia 930 – GHS 1499
Lumia 1520 – GHS 1599
Also get free Astrum earphones, 8GB micro SD cards and 2500mah power banks when you make a purchase.
With the next batch of devices being rolled on to the technical preview of windows 10 for phones, you can pick one up as a trial device.