itel, a mobile phone brand has announced the launch its first three smartphones, itel P32, A32F and A15, which run on the Android Oreo operating system (Go edition), into the African market. itel is one of the first global mobile phone brands to collaborate with Google on the Android Oreo project. This is aimed at benefitting millions of consumers and will also empower them to enjoy mobile life at affordable prices.

The itel P32, A32F and A15 which feature the new Android Oreo operating system Go edition will present a number of benefits to consumers including a smooth and fast experience tailored to devices with 1GB of RAM, new and reimagined Google apps for entry-level smartphones including Google Go, YouTube Go, and the Google Assistant for Android (Go edition) and enhanced data efficiency.

“We are delighted to launch the first batch of itel smartphones powered by the Android Oreo operating system. we believe that the mobile communication device that has revolutionized human social life should belong to everyone. Through this partnership with Google, we will make it easier for consumers in emerging markets, especially in Africa regions, the opportunity to afford an efficient and user-friendly smartphone,” said Arif Chowdhury, Group Vice President of TRANSSION holdings.

Sagar Kamdar, Director, Product Management, Android, said: “Android Oreo (Go edition) is specifically optimised to bring the magic of Google and Android to smartphones with limited memory and processing power. We’re excited to see itel take the next step towards bringing computing to more people by launching Android Oreo (Go edition) phones.”

“The specifications and features of each of the launched smartphones have been specially built for the consumers in Nigeria. The new Android Oreo Operating System (Go edition) opens a new world of convenience the users of these 3 itel smartphones.”