Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop


Forgot your password?

Submission First Africa - Designed smartphone launched->

Taco Cowboy writes: A smartphone said to be the first designed by an African company has been launched.

The phone, called "Elikia", which means “hope” in the local language, has a 3.5-inch touchscreen, 512 megabytes of RAM and a 650-Mhz processor, and runs Google's Android software.

The phone, although designed in Africa by Africans, will be manufactured in China

It will be retailed at $170.

Additional source from BBC —

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

First Africa - Designed smartphone launched

Comments Filter:

Porsche: there simply is no substitute. -- Risky Business