Chinese ODM (Original Device Maker) Topwise Communication is all set to enter the Indian smartphone market with its smartphone brand named COMIO in August 2017. Sanjay Kalirona has been appointed as the CEO and Director of the company. The new brand logo has also been unveiled.
COMIO as a brand was established back in 2008, under one of China’s largest mobile phone solutions provider Ding Zhi Group wherein they had launched their first device in 2015. The brand is known to create remarkable hardware and software for the end consumers. COMIO has already started with its Indian operations and is all set to launch their first few devices in India by mid-August 2017. The smartphones will be catering the highest growing segment, priced between Rs. 6,000 – Rs. 12,000.
Topwise Communication, one of the biggest ODMs in China, was founded in June 2005. It is among top three printed circuit board (PCBA) manufacturers. The company is headquartered in Hong Kong and specializes in manufacturing all types of smartphones, PC tablets and POS machines. Topwise has been manufacturing for brands worldwide including top Indian smartphone brands. The company provides complete ecosystem including R&D, Design, Manufacturing, Software Development and Brand – Sales. The company has three manufacturing facilities – two in Huizhou and one in Ji’an.
COMIO’s India website have already gone live and we expect to get more information about the brand in the coming weeks ahead of its arrival in the Indian smartphone market. If the smartphones offer good value for money, we will list them in our best smartphones under 6000 and other segments.