Bangladesh Mobile Phone Market.
Bangladesh is seeing a rapid growth in the sales of smartphone all over its cities and villages. Some reports says that the growth for during Q1, 2013 is 220 percent. Mean while first quarter of 2013 saw 4.3 million mobile phones sales in the country. Feature Phones sales is suddenly dropping in the Bangladesh phone market.
In the over all sales Symphony Mobile had took the leader position sending behind Nokia and Samsung. Any how the Smartphone market is expected to reach good position after the prices are getting cheaper and features are expanding rapidly.
Mean while the Nokia mobile phones are available with instalment payment (3, 6 or 12 months) with out any interest for any approved credit card holder..Nokia phones (like Asha 311) that are priced more than Tk 10,000 are under available for sales under this plan at the Nokia stores.
Standard Chartered Bank, BRAC Bank, Bank Asia and The City Bank credit cards are good for the purchase where Nokia will underwrite the interest charges applied.