TECNO release own OS, with unique user interface on latest TECNO BOOM J8 music phone
HiOS, the customized version of android 5.1 Lollipop OS by leading mobile maker, TECNO makes its debut at the unveiling of the mobile brand’s latest music phone revelation, the TECNO BOOM J8 smart phone. Last year (2015) in a bid to better target end users in a heavily crowded market, TECNO launched a host of mobile products in different categories of music, camera and premium all-purpose smart phones. In the same year, TECNO BOOM J7 music phone, the mobile maker’s flagship music phone was launched. This smart phone by TECNO flaunted industry’s first highly optimized BOOM audio stereos technology ever to dorn a budget smart phone. “The TECNO BOOM J7 which runs on android 4.4 Kitkat enjoys optimization on audio, battery life and user interface however; its successor the new TECNO BOOM J8 is truly an upgraded experience for music phone lovers and this is so, all thanks to the unique HiOS user interface,” says Jesse Oguntimehin TECNO Digital marketing lead. Speaking at the unveiling of TECNO’s customized operating system, the HiOS, the Digital marketing lead said the new OS empowered mobile users in way only the TECNO “Experience more” signature can express.
“HiOS gives TECNO users more command options, for instance, the ‘Hi app manager’ feature allows users to ‘Freeze’ apps and regulate app data usage. Other features the new HiOS brings to the fore includes: One-touch Memory Free up button, a selection of offline and online wall papers, themes and font styles,” Jesse added.
When available, new HiOS will enjoy routine updates like most other android based operating system, the TECNO HiOS is built on android 5.1 Lollipop OS backbone which makes it a truly android device with uniquely tailored user interface. TECNO Marketing and PR lead, Attai Oguche commented on the plans of TECNO to launch subsequent products on the new HiOS. In his words:
“TECNO will be releasing other mobile devices in subsequent quarters on the new HiOS. We believe this new operating system’s unique UI, app icons and highly optimized audio, battery-life and camera features will totally stand TECNO products out of the clutter,” Attai says The latest TECNO BOOM J8 music smart phone comes with signature Hi-performance headsets and uniquely tailored sound equalizer options. Also pre-installed on TECNO Mobile products is the Palmchat social messaging app, a fast emerging social media app with over One hundred million active user base largely in Africa and Asian markets.
The flagship device will be retailed at N40, 999 across offline and online sales outlets nationwide.