Honor opens its India device office in Bengaluru
Honor has announced the opening of its India device office located at Kaverappa Layout, Outer Ring Road in Bengaluru, the e-commerce hub of India. Spread over 6,000 sq. ft, the new address is the dedicated device office in Bengaluru with state-of-the-art facilities and can house ever-growing Honor family.
As per the IDC Q2 2018 report, Honor, with its India-first-approach, registered an unprecedented growth of 281% in 2018 H1 compared to 2017 H2 and it is among the top two brands in the online segment in Q2, 2018.
Honor also has the first overseas software development centre in Bengaluru. Spread over one million sq. ft, the R&D facility is one of the largest overseas R&D centres of Huawei which comprises of R&D Block, large cafeteria, multi-level car park, recreation area and residential block for expats, and can accommodate 5,000 employees. The India centre plays a significant role in the development of big data platforms, cloud platforms, telecom, internet, and security protocols.
P. Sanjeev, Vice-President – Sales, Huawei Consumer Business Group, comments, “The Honor family is growing and expanding and it gives me an immense pleasure to announce the inauguration of our new office in Bengaluru. Honor is one of the fastest-growing smartphone brands in India today and the latest report by IDC is a testimony to our commitment in the Indian smartphone market. With the inauguration of our new office, we wish to strengthen our operations and produce more made-in-India products to serve our customers better and help them grow.”