Huawei, the world’s third largest manufacturer of smartphones, today announced its partnership with Jaunt Inc, the leader in cinematic virtual reality experiences, to provide high-quality VR content and technology for its upcoming device Honor 8 Pro.
Honor 8 Pro, which is scheduled to be launched later this month in India, comes with a cardboard viewer and the pre-installed Jaunt VR app containing a wealth of video content that makes virtual reality accessible anytime. It enhances the VR experience by harnessing the powerful computing capability of the Kirin 960 chipset and the high precision sensor allowing for more accurate head-tracking.
Conveying his thoughts on the partnership, Mr. Allen Wang (Director, Product Center, Huawei India Consumer Business Group) said, “We aim to innovate and provide premium quality products based on customer needs. We believe that our partnerships will help us bring in more innovation and customization and hope to explore our possibilities further.”
A pioneer in the VR field, Jaunt Inc., is known to revolutionize storytelling and transform a variety of exciting activities like travel, sports, and adventures – into engaging visual experiences in content format of virtual reality.
Boasting of outstanding features that a premium device carries in its price range, Honor 8 Pro is curated to provide stunning multimedia experiences. Huawei, which recently got listed in the Top 50 of the Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands 2017, is committed to craft the next generation experiences for its customers.
Honor is Huawei’s Smartphone e-brand which is also World’s leading smartphone e-brand. The target consumers of Honor are digital native generation, a group that live in the internet, spending more than one-third of their time online for social and entertainment, shopping, studying or simply staying connected. Honor customers are young, vibrant and driven by passion. Honor brand has clocked sales of over 20 million honor phones in 2014, accounting for a global revenue of about 2.4 billion USD with a 24 times increase and closed 2015 with 6Bn global sales. Honor has been expanding aggressively in global markets and has successfully launched in 74 global markets, entering the bestselling charts in most of the European countries honor launched. Accordingly, Honor obtains a huge user base which has yielded powerful mouth-spreading asset. Honor products also enjoy global aesthetics, super processing technology and massive patent support. The three basic characteristics of Honor product: best signals, long battery life, and remarkable quality.