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Razer, China Telecom announce strategic alliance

Ike Suarez | Feb. 5, 2015
Razer Nabu and Nabu X wearables to connect with telecom provider’s E-Game mobile gaming platform

Razer Inc. has announced a strategic alliance with China Telecom, according to a press statement by the vendor of PC/mobile peripherals and software for vendors.

The San Diego, California-based vendor will now have its Razer  Nabu and Nabu X wearables connected with China Telecom's E-Game mobile  gaming  platform, the press statement said.

Thus, and for a start, users of these gaming  smartbands will now be able to convert real-life distance travelled  into virtual benefits offered on the telecom operator's interactive gaming platform, among them in-game currency.


At the same time, select offline stores of China Telecom will display Nabu X  and other products for hands-on-demos.

Based in Beijing, China Telecom is among that country's three major telecom companies even as its E-Game mobile gaming platform now has over 200 million registered users.

Of this number, 20 million make monthly payments and 30 million are active gamers each month.

The Nabu has a private message OLED screen while the Nabu X has three LED indicators to notify users.




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