Infinix Mobile

Infinix Mobile is a Shenzhen-based[1] smartphone company founded in 2013 and a subsidiary of Transsion.[2] The brand was born after the French mobile manufacturer Sagem Wireless was acquired in 2011.[3] The company has research and development centres sprawling between France and Korea and designs its phones in France. Infinix mobile phones are manufactured in France, Bangladesh, Korea, Hong Kong, China and India and are available in Asia and in about 30 countries in the Middle East and Africa, including Morocco, Bangladesh, Kenya, Nigeria, Egypt, Pakistan and Algeria.[4]

IndustryMobile phones
Founded2013; 7 years ago (2013)
FounderSagem Wireless, Transsion Holdings
Area served
Africa (except Eritrea, Namibia and South Africa), South Asia, North America, Indonesia, and France
Key people
Benjamin Jiang (CEO)

Infinix Mobile became the first smartphone brand manufacturing in Pakistan. The company keeps growing its investment to contribute to boost its production.

In 2017, Infinix Mobile gained market shares in Egypt, rising to third place after Samsung and Huawei.[5]

On 8 May 2018, Infinix Mobile Nigeria signed an endorsement deal with David Adedeji Adeleke (Davido) as the 2018 Nigerian Mobile Brand Ambassador.[6]

On 25 June 2020, Infinix Mobility announced first ever range of smart TVs to the Nigerian electronics market.[7]

Infinix is the main sponsor of the Indian Super League Mumbai City FC.[8]


  1. ^ a b Deck, Andrew (2020-06-23). "Your guide to Transsion, Africa's biggest mobile phone supplier". Rest of World. Retrieved 2020-08-08. Transsion operates three brands from its headquarters in Shenzhen in China: Infinix, Itel, and Tecno.
  2. ^ Adepoju, Paul. "How thinking and acting local took Africa's top-selling phone maker to a multibillion-dollar IPO". Quartz Africa. Retrieved 2020-08-08.
  3. ^ "Infinix Note 4 takes charge as latest Infinix smartphone is launched in Nigeria". Retrieved 2017-07-19.
  4. ^ "Hong Kong's mobile brand Infinix sets foot in Bangladesh". The Daily Star. 2016-12-04. Retrieved 2017-03-14.
  5. ^ "Egyptian Reviewer: من هى شركة infinix - انفينكس". Egyptian Reviewer (in Arabic). Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  6. ^ Releases, Press (2018-05-09). "A collaboration of premium entities — Infinix Mobility Limited signs Davido as brand ambassador". Techpoint.Africa. Retrieved 2020-05-29.
  7. ^ "Infinix to foray into the smart TV market; to increase focus on accessories business". 2019-12-13. Retrieved 2019-12-13.
  8. ^ "Infinix Smartphone partners with Mumbai City FC". Tvnews4u. Retrieved 2017-11-22.

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