Following on earlier news of an operator deal in Thailand, the NEC MEDIAS smartphone is also headed to Mexico: http://bit.ly/L0rYSF
NEC CASIO Mobile Communications, commercialized the Android smartphone “MEDIAS NEC-101T” for “Telcel” mobile operator, has started the delivery. Such as through affiliated dealers, “Telcel” “MEDIAS” is scheduled to arrive in stores in June. “MEDIAS” be sold, waterproof and dustproof in a stylish smartphone, will be second of the global model, “MEDIAS” followed by Thailand in the Mexican market in this market.
“Telcel” is a brand owned by mobile operators America Movil Radiomóvil Dipsa major telecom operators in Latin America, combined retail stores, distributors, dealers, has a sales network of more than 90,000 terminals and systems, more than 70% market share Mexico accounted for the largest brands. Mobile phone penetration rate in Mexico is about 87% (as of the end of 2011), Congo, have been growing increasingly expected to focus on smartphones. (Company estimates predict smartphone ratio of approximately more than 20% mobile phone market in 2012 is going to be about 30% in 2011)