For the third time, smartphone and tab expo is back in the city. Expo Maker has organized Grameenphone Smartphone & Tab Expo at the capital’s Bangabandhu International Conference Center that debuted yesterday.
The expo will run through December 14th.
Renowned local and international companies are participating in this expo showcasing their latest smartphones and tablet devices. Visitors not only get to check out the latest gadgets but also win exciting gifts and prizes when you purchase them. Some companies are also offering special discounts on their devices valid throughout the expo.
Samsung, Asus, Lenovo, Huawei, and Acer are just a handful of companies that are exhibiting and offering special discounts on their latest smartphones and tablets. Local brands like Symphony and Okapia are also exhibiting their products at the expo. Symphony is offering some of their latest smartphones at exclusive discounts while Okapia is offering gifts to winners of the mini-gaming contest the company is holding at its stall.
Other internationally recognized and popular devices such as OnePlus One, smartphones from Xiaomi, tablet device from Ainol, etc are also available at the expo from various companies including Gadget Gang 7, DX Generation and RN Tech.
On the first day of the expo, the crowd was huge. It was like a proof that people need this sort of expo needs to take place more often and in a larger space. Although the organizers apparently said that this year the space will be bigger to accommodate more visitors, the smartphone expo area remained basically the same as last two times.
An extended place has been assigned for app exhibition and a smartphone gaming contest, which gained a lot of traction at the event.
The mobile gaming contest has been organized and hosted by Rise Up Labs, a popular game development company from Bangladesh that recently released Highway Chase game. The game is available on both Android and iOS platform.
Visitors at the Grameenphone Smartphone & Tab Expo can register and participate at this mobile gaming contest. People showed their interest in a contest like that which was reflected by the massive participation at the event although some of them said that they hoped to see a few more popular games being offered at the contest.
Grameenphone Smartphone & Tab Expo will be open to everyone until December 14th, from 10 am to 8 pm. Entry fee is BDT 20. You must take a look into the smartphone expo if you’re in the market to buy a smartphone or tablet device at whatever budget. Even if you aren’t, you might find it useful to take a peek as various accessories are also available at the expo.
Have you been to any Smartphone & Tab Expo that took place in Dhaka?
This article has also been published in Bangla on Android Kothon.