Finland’s ‘Jolla Smartphone’ Comes to India on Snapdeal.com

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Jolla Ltd., the smartphone company by ex-Nokia employees from Finland, has joined hands with Snapdeal.com, India’s e-commerce marketplace, to announced the availability of Jolla smartphone in India for INR 16,499.

Jolla is a new Finnish smartphone running on open mobile operating system Sailfish OS. Based on the heritage of Nokia andMeego, the Jolla smartphone offers a distinct user experience, unlike any of the competition.

Jolla-Smartphone

The new Jolla smartphone and Sailfish OS feature a distinct button-less design, next generation gesture-based smartphone user interface, live multitasking, and full Android application compatibility.The Jolla smartphone is now available in India exclusively on Snapdeal.com.

Sami Pienimäki, Co-founder and CMO of Jolla Ltd. comments: “Today, we are extremely excited to announce the availability of the Jolla smartphone and Sailfish OS in India, offering a true new alternative to the smartphone market. The most widely used mobile OS is rapidlycolonialising the digital world, removing any sort of differentiation and turning the once exciting smartphone business into a hardware battle.Jolla smartphone with its open and independent Sailfish OS,is bringing excitement and freedom back to the smartphone industry.”

Tony Navin, Senior Vice President, Electronics & Home,Snapdeal.com comments:“. This is one smartphone that a lot of people in India have been waiting for and we are glad to be exclusively launching Jolla in India. With its independent and distinctive Sailfish OS mobile operating system, gesture-based user experience and Android application compatibility, Jolla and Sailfish OS offer a great alternative for smartphone users looking for something new and different. We at Snapdeal.com strive to offer our 25 million+ users top quality, exciting products with great prices, and Jolla is a great addition to our smartphone category.”

One-hand user experience with classic design from Finland

The Jolla smartphone represents simple and bold Finnish smartphone design heritage in its purest way. With its pure lines and clarity, Jolla feels sleek and just right in your hand. The button-less, gesture-based user interface, designed for optimal use with just one hand, offers an unrivalled user experience, which is fast and simple to use. With its live multitasking, Jolla is the only smartphone that shows all your running apps on one screen, without having to open and close them.

 


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