Global mobile brand celebrates itel Vision 1 Pro – Vodacom deal with an exciting competition where South Africans can win smartphones, hampers and a grand prize of R10 000.
Johannesburg, 23 November 2021 – In the brand’s aim to make smart technology even more affordable for South Africans, itel has teamed up with Vodacom to offer users the Vison 1 Pro smartphone at a new price of R1249.
In the recent months, itel embarked on a groundbreaking campaign to help alleviate the country’s unemployment crisis by empowering township entrepreneurs through the provision of infrastructural support in their communities.
The initial campaign roll-out included donations of repurposed shipping containers to small business owners in the townships, allowing these entrepreneurs to significantly grow their operations and create employment opportunities.
As a continuation of the #itelmystory campaign, itel has partnered with Vodacom to offer the Vison 1 Pro for R1 249 – a massive reduction from the previous retail price of R1 699. These devices will be simlocked to Vodacom.
“This is a game-changer move for the consumer seeking reliable access to technology at a price that suits their pockets. The market is fertile for devices that offer high-performance cameras, ample storage space, fast refresh rates at a good price, the Vision 1 Pro provides all of this and more,” says Zikona Captain, itel PR Manager, South Africa.
The smartphone has a powerful Triple AI Camera that guarantees sharper imagery, while the 1600×720 HD + IPS waterdrop fullscreen, supported by a 1.4GHz Quad Core Processor, offer users lightning-fast speeds. To top it all, the Vision 1 Pro boasts a massive 6.5″HD+ display with a powerful 4000mAh big battery.
To celebrate what the Vision 1 Pro’s new pricing will mean for South Africans, itel has launched an exciting competition kicking off on 25 November until 15 December 2021 across radio, print and social media, where itel fans stand the chance to win devices, hampers and a grand prize of R10 000.
“We want to continue engaging with our consumers through the itelMyStory campaign and be inspired by the stories of everyday South Africans who have overcome adversity,” says Captain.
To win a device on radio, participants have to tune into Jozi FM (Gauteng), Tru FM (Eastern Cape), Vuma FM (KwaZulu-Natal), or buy a copy of Daily Voice (Western Cape) and follow their social media pages. Winners will also gain automatic entry to the grand prize draw.
Participants can also win on social media, by simply following itel’s Facebook page, sharing their inspirational stories in the comments sections’ of itelMyStory post and include .
Social media entrants, will stand the chance to win a itel hampers weekly and a grand prize of R10 000 which will be announced on 16 December.
“We have also added a special touch for at least two lucky winners. Rapper, songwriter and actor Big Zulu who is the itel brand ambassador, will be joining in on the fun and will personally do the device handover to the two Johannesburg-based winners.
About itel Mobile
Established over 10 years, itel is an entry level and reliable mobile phone brand for everyone. Adopting “Enjoy Better Life” as its brand philosophy, itel’s mission is to provide budget-friendly mobile communications technology to everyone. It democratises technology by giving entry to technology and connectedness to consumers without prior access to it, allowing them to get closer and benefit from their social connections. After more than 10 years’ development, itel has expanded its presence in more than 50 emerging markets globally. For more information, please visit: http://www.itel-mobile.com/global/
Submitted by: Transform Marketing