Walton has launched its new mid-range smartphone Primo RX9 with a quad rear camera set-up. Also, there is a 20-megapixel selfie camera on the phone modelled as Primo RX9. The device sports many advanced features, including an all-glass design, powerful RAM, ROM and battery. Priced at Tk16,999, the 8.3mm phone has been released in black and green colour. READ: Electronics products: 'Walton export rose to $14 million amid pandemic' SM Rezwan Alam, the chief business officer of Walton Mobile, said the new device has been released in the market mainly considering the taste and requirements of users with a mid-range budget. Using different applications, watching videos, playing games, reading books or browsing the internet will be more enjoyable with the phone as it has a capacitive touch screen with Incell technology and 2.5D glass. Run by the Android 11 operating system, this Walton phone sports a 2.0 GHz Helio G-series Octa-core processor, PowerVR Rogue GE8320 GPU with 4GB LPDDR4x RAM which will ensure high speed. READ: 'Walton ahead of others in protecting ozone layer' The phone comes with 128GB internal storage with 256GB micro SD card support. For excellent power backup, the phone has a 5000mAh Li-Polymer battery with an 18W Type-C fast charging facility. Connectivity features include dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, wireless display, LAN hotspot, USB Type-C, OTA and OTG. Sensors include proximity, orientation, light (brightness), gravity (3D), hall sensor, step detector, GPS with A-GPS Navigation. Read Walton brings Arc CPU liquid coolers Other features of Walton Primo RX9 include fingerprint sensor, face unlock, full HD video playback, built-in screen recorder, suspended button, smart control, prayer times, 4G VoLTE supports hybrid SIM slot, according to a media statement.
Walton has started to export its "Made in Bangladesh" microwave ovens to Romania and Hungary. Two renowned electronics and home appliance marketing enterprises of Romania and Hungary will supply the microwave ovens. Walton Hi-Tech Industries Director Tahmina Afrose Tanna officially inaugurated the microwave oven exports to the European countries Monday at the programme "Inaugural Ceremony: Exporting Microwave Oven to Romania and Hungary" in the capital. READ: Electronics products: 'Walton export rose to $14 million amid pandemic' She said: "Export of Walton microwave ovens will be a milestone in the company's 'Vision Go Global 2030' and also facilitate its market expansion in Central and Eastern Europe." "Twenty models of microwave ovens equipped with the latest technology are being manufactured at Walton factory. Along with meeting the local demand, we are exporting microwave ovens to different countries, including Nepal and Yemen," Walton International Business Unit Vice-President Syed Al Imran said. "From now on, our microwave ovens will be exported to the markets of developed countries of Europe. We are working on increasing the market share of Walton microwave ovens in Europe by 2022." READ: 'Walton ahead of others in protecting ozone layer'
Walton increased its export of electronics products from $1.4 million to $14 million amid the pandemic, Golam Murshed, managing director and chief executive officer of Walton Hi-Tech Industries, said Sunday. Murshed was addressing the closing ceremony of the 5th International Conference of Business and Economics at a city hotel. READ: Walton launches new soundbars Organised by the Faculty of Business Studies of the University of Dhaka, the theme of the conference was "Business and Economy in the New-normal Landscape," according to a media statement. Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni was present as the chief guest at the programme. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's Private Industry and Investment Adviser Salman F Rahman attended it as the guest of honour. READ: 'Walton ahead of others in protecting ozone layer'
Walton has launched two new soundbars under its sound device brand "Chorus." The soundbars can be operated through a remote control system from any corner of the room. Modelled as WSB40 and WSB120, the devices have an LCD display as a special feature. Read Walton brings new Karonda series laptop With a capacity of 40W, 900mm length, 68mm height and 90mm width, the WSB40 model has four high-quality stereo speakers with Bluetooth, AUX, HDMI and USB play mode. The WSB120 model has 120W output power with a subwoofer added as an additional facility. The two soundbars are retailing for Tk5,750 and Tk9,750 respectively, according to a media release. Read TV export to Europe: Walton registers record order Liakat Ali, deputy managing director of Walton Digi-Tech Industries, said: "We earlier released 3:1 speakers and Bluetooth speakers in the market. The new high-quality audio devices will allow the customers to enjoy an enhanced sound quality."
Boosting the domestic electronics and hi-tech industry is highly required for achieving the government's vision of turning Bangladesh into a developed country by 2041, said Walton Hi-Tech Industries Managing Director Golam Murshed at an international summit in Switzerland. Murshed, also the chief executive officer of Walton Hi-Tech, called for improvement in research and innovation for boosting the country's electronics and hi-tech product manufacturing industries. He made the remarks while addressing the concluding session of the first phase of a roadshow titled "Investor summit: Bangladesh capital markets" held in Switzerland's Zurich recently. Read: 'Walton ahead of others in protecting ozone layer' To facilitate and encourage the non-resident Bangladeshis (NRBs) to invest in the country's capital market, the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) initiated the two-phases roadshow "The Rise of Bengal Tiger: Potentials of Trade and Investment in Bangladesh." Murshed said: "Bangladesh is now showing successes in several fields including GDP growth, poverty alleviation, and improvement of living standards; increase in education rate, empowerment of women, foreign exchange supply, stable capital market, political stability; infrastructure and policy development." "Using the government's industry-friendly duty and policy support, Walton has become Bangladesh's electronics giant. Beyond the country's boundaries, Walton products are being exported to around 40 countries." Read: Walton sets $100 million export target for FY22 The investor summit has been attended by high-level delegates from Bangladesh and Switzerland, along with business conglomerates and investors. Also, the NRBs, foreign investors and institutional investors in Switzerland joined the summit. Earlier, the roadshows were also held in four cities in the US and UAE this year. Walton is one of the partners of the US and Switzerland roadshows. The upcoming roadshows, led by the BSEC, will be held in Russia and the UK. Read Huawei BUET ICT Academy to develop talent ecosystem
Walton is ahead of other private sector players in protecting the environment, speakers said this at a seminar in the capital Saturday. The Department of Environment and Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited jointly organised the seminar to mark the "World Ozone Day," celebrated internationally on September 16 every year to raise awareness against ozone layer depletion and global warming. This year's theme for the international day was "Montreal Protocol – keeping us, our food, and vaccines cool." Read Walton Digital Campaign Season 14: Two more customers get Tk20 lakh rewards Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin attended the seminar as chief guest and Walton Hi-Tech Industries Chairman SM Nurul Alam Rezvi and Vice-Chairman SM Shamsul Alam as special guests. Speakers at the event said the ozone layer is a blessing for the world and animals. It is the filter of the earth. But the use of harmful chemicals and gases has been depleting the layer. The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer was signed in 1987. Bangladesh is one of the signatories to the protocol. Read EPB assures Walton of support to boost electronics, electrical products exports Under the protocol, the country is working on controlling the use of about 100 ozone-depleting substances. Speaking as the chief guest, Shahab Uddin appreciated the various initiatives taken by Walton to protect the ozone layer. Deputy Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Begum Habibun Nahar said, "Walton is ahead of others in protecting the ozone layer and the environment." Read Walton brings Arc CPU liquid coolers Walton Hi-Tech Industries Chairman SM Nurul Alam Rezvi urged the government to make the star rating system mandatory for all locally produced as well as imported air conditioners to ensure an environment-friendly atmosphere through the use of energy-efficient products, according to a media statement.
Walton has launched another new tablet (tab) PC modeled Walpad 10S. The tab has a 10.5-inch full HD+ AMOLED display, Qualcomm's snapdragon Octa-core processor, built-in keypad along with many other advanced features. The attractively designed silver colored tab is now available at all sales outlets of Walton. Read 'Walton adds new dimension to technology research, innovation' With one year warranty, it comes at Tk 26,990, said media release by Walton. Liakat Ali, Deputy Managing Director of Walton Digi-Tech Industries Limited said, we are constantly working to deliver state-of-the-art technology products to customers at affordable prices. There is a huge demand for high quality tablet computers among the tech-lovers. That's why Walton came up with this new model tab. This device will add new dimensions to the modern life of users. Students and employees will be benefited the most. The eye-catching tab has 2560 by 1600 pixel resolution with 350 Nits display brightness on-cell touchscreen which will let users having unique experience. The built-in keypad allows the tab to be easily used on a table or any flat surface like a laptop. This tab is ideal for official work and entertainment including internet browsing, online classes, reading books, playing games, watching movies. Read: Walton launches 3 new desktop PC series With android 9 operating system, the tab supports a Qualcomm snapdragon 660 Octa-core processor at up to 2.2 and 1.6 GHz clock speed with 4 GB RAM and Adreno 512 graphics. Its internal storage is 64 GB which can be expandable up to 512 GB. This will allow users to store more documents, videos, photos, music and various types of apps, making it more enjoyable. It has an 8 megapixel autofocus camera on the back while there is a 5 megapixel camera on the front for selfies and video calls which will allow video recording facility with 1080p high definition video mode, making the picture or video clear and perfect. The tab with 18 watt Type-C first charging facility has a 7700 mAh Li-polymer battery, allowing to work for long hours comfortably. Read Walton brings new Karonda series laptop For 4G internet usage and calling, it has dual hybrid SIM slots. It features HD quality videos playback and FM radio with recordings as multimedia facilities. As connectivity, the tab has 2.4 and 5 GHz dual band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, OTG, GPS navigation, G-sensor and light sensor etc. The thickness of the tab is only 7.2mm and 175.4 mm wide when it weighs only 491 grams including the battery. As a result it can be easily carried out anywhere at any time. Read TV export to Europe: Walton registers record order
The sustainable development of any country or organisation requires the application of talent and skills, along with labour, according to experts. The research and innovation (R&I) strength measures the capabilities of the production-oriented industry, and Walton has added new dimensions to technology research, development and innovation in Bangladesh, they said. Read Samsung Galaxy F22 Review: What does it Offer? The experts made the remarks recently while addressing the day-long "Research and Innovation Summit 2021" held in Gazipur. The summit was arranged to highlight Walton's research and innovative activities, share knowledge and showcase advanced features of products such as smart refrigerator, smart air conditioner, smart television, washing machine, compressor, blender, mixer grinder, gas stove, and rice cooker, according to a media statement. Educationalists, technology researchers and around 1,000 expert engineers attended the summit. Read Xiaomi Redmi 10 Review: Advantages and Disadvantages Dr Muhammed Zafar Iqbal, Mohammad Kaykobad, distinguished professor of the computer science and engineering department of the Brac University; Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited (WHIL) Vice-Chairman SM Shamsul Alam, WHIL Managing Director and CEO Golam Murshed inaugurated the summit. Zafar Iqbal said, "I have dreamed all my life that there would be a full-fledged research and innovation centre in Bangladesh. The dream has been fulfilled today through Walton. There are challenges in research and innovation. However, Walton's young and talented engineers are working on that. They are the future of Bangladesh." Read Best Upcoming Phones in September 2021 in Bangladesh - Official and Unofficial Mohammad Kaykobad said, "Walton has created job opportunities for the country's talented engineers. The engineers and science students are now getting opportunities to use and apply their skills."
Walton recently launched a new Karonda series laptop with Intel's Core i5 10300H series processor, 3200MHz 8GB DDR4 RAM, NVIDIA MX350 2GB graphics card, 512GB M.2 SSD, and 15.6-inch IPS full HD display. The Karonda GX510H laptop is now retailing for Tk79,990. "This is the second model of the KarondaGX series," Engineer Mir Shah Arfin, product manager of Walton's computer department, said. The device has Intel's dedicated HM470 express chipset and is combined with the built-in Intel UHD Graphics 630 and a 2GB external graphics card. Read Walton launches 3 new desktop PC series In addition, the laptop has a full HD resolution IPS display panel and a multicolour illuminated keyboard. The black-coloured laptop's RAM can be expanded up to 32GB. The device provides two 2 Watt speakers to ensure high definition audio. Running on Windows 10 operating system, a powerful 4-cell polymer battery pack has been used to ensure long-term power backup of the laptop, which will provide over eight hours of battery backup. It has a 1-megapixel HD camera for video calls and selfies. read Walton releases around 200 models of home appliances in winter The device's connectivity features include two USB 3.2 Type-A ports, one USB 3.2 Type-C port, one USB 2.0 port, six in one card reader, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, 2 M.2 card slots, HDMI and mini display port, according to a media statement.
Bangladeshi electronics giant Walton has registered a record TV export order in a day from Europe. On September 1, the Walton TV department received export orders of $2.44 million from its business partners in Germany, Greece, Croatia, Romania and Poland. To celebrate the achievement, Walton TV arranged a programme in the capital Thursday. Read Walton brings new Karonda series laptop "We started TV export to Europe in 2019. In the last two years, the export of Walton TV to the European market was about $3 million. But this year, Walton received export orders of $2.44 million in a day," Walton TV Chief Business Officer Engineer Mostafa Nahid Hossain said. "Walton's TV's standard, picture quality, price, design and advanced features have helped the company rapidly grow its European footprint – with presence in countries like Germany, Austria, Denmark, Slovakia, Spain, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Croatia, Italy and Romania," Walton Business Head in Europe Engineer Tawseef Al Mahmood said. Read Walton TV gets good response in Romania "The company exceeded its total TV exports to Europe in 2020 in the first five months of this year (January to May)," he added.