Swipe’s Strategic Alliance with Naaptol Crosses 5 Lakh Devices Benchmark


Swipe-Naaptol association has fetched an overwhelming response with the sale of 5Lakh affordable devices so far in the tier 3 & 4 cities. Over 2 Lakhs device of the latest innovation Konnect Neo Gorilla have been sold exclusively on Naaptol. Konnect Neo Gorilla is an affordable phone with a Gorilla glass that makes it break resistant and is priced at Rs 2,999 only.

Naaptol is known for its widest distribution network in the country and it has helped Swipe to offer affordable smartphone in the remotest place. So far the company has sold 5lakh+ devices of namely Slice 3G and Konnect Neo Gorilla on the Naaptol platform. Swipe is now focusing on rural market through Naaptol’s 25000 plus pin codes and the local stock depots in 20 plus states in India for faster delivery. Swipe has 450 plus service centres across India for timely post-sales support.

Introducing the Konnect New Gorilla and explaining the rationale behind the strategic tie-up, Shripal Gandhi, Founder and CEO of Swipe Technologies, said, “We want our technology to be a part of every nook and corner in the country so that the consumer’s expectations can be fulfilled. Swipe brings together a fusion of innovation and affordability for our consumers. Naaptol is an excellent medium that blurs the gap between our sellers and consumers, thus making the access of the product easier. The association with Naaptol is in line with our vision to make technology available to everyone in the country and that too at a price which is not heavy on the pocket of a common man. Our latest Konnect Neo Gorilla matches the needs and desires of the rural consumers making it accessible round the country through Naaptol.”

Manu Agarwal, CEO of Naaptol said “We are very happy with the association we are sure this will be beneficial to both of us. Swipe being a leader in budget smartphone help us to grow in smartphone market. “

Konnect Neo Gorilla has attracted huge traction for its stunning 4” inch display with a corning gorilla glass protection technology. The small size also makes the phone handy for its users. The device is equipped with a dual 2.0 MP rear camera for casual photography. The 0.3 MP front camera adds up like a cherry on the top. The 3G Gorilla comes with android 4.4.2 KitKat which is the most advanced mobile operating system. The 1.3 GHz dual core processor makes the device run faster without any lags. The device is dual sim 3G compatible thus lessening the load of carrying two phones at a time. In addition, 3G Gorilla comes with a powerful 1500 mAh battery ensuring a longer run of the device on a single charge.