Asus Partners With Orange To Distribute Its Notebooks In Kenya


ASUS VivoBook

Asus,  a notebook manufacturer has partnered with Orange Kenya to launch three notebook’s for their clients in Kenya.

The VivoBook range notebook’s will be available at select Orange shops in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu and will be sold as standalone units, or bundled with either a 3G or a CDMA modem.

Orange CEO, Mickael Ghossein said, “These new devices will broaden our device portfolio and position Orange as a one stop shop for premium devices. The bundled offer that allows a customer to also purchase a modem will push our Internet penetration agenda.”

Asus says the notebook’s will retail between KSh 42,999 and KSh 56,999 come with a large memory and storage capacity, HD graphics and run on Windows 8 and have a one year international warranty.

To cement the partnership, those who buy a notebook plus a modem will enjoy Orange’s data bonus promotion  running till September 30, 2013.  The firm also said the those purchasing Internet Everywhere (IEW) data bundles for their modems will be given a 100 percent bonus on every purchase of 50MB to 5GB of data.