Mate 10 Pro_Front and Back
Mate 10 Pro_Front and Back (Photo Credit: Huawei)

Huawei and Standard Bank on Wednesday signed a strategic MOU to create various opportunities for both parties to showcase their offerings.

“We are delighted to be partnering with an innovative banking institution such as Standard Bank and believe that moving forward with such a partner, we will be able to offer customers our products at a valued rate,” said Likun Zhao GM Huawei Consumer Business Group SA.

As a result of the partnership Huawei products, with a focus on Mate 10 Pro and Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design will be featured in VIP financial offerings for Standard Bank customers who purchase Huawei devices on various uniquely designed offerings.

Customers will be able to see these offerings on the Standard Bank UCount online Mall a Rewards programme that lets you collect rewards points when you shop with your qualifying Standard Bank personal Credit, Cheque or Debit cards.

Huawei and Standard Bank partner to bring a new product offering to customers
Huawei and Standard Bank partner to bring a new product offering to customers

“Standard Bank believes the partnership advocates what we stand for which is growing Africa,” said Luvuyo Masinda, Head of Client Coverage and Investment Banking (CIB) at Standard Bank.

“Universal financial services are integral to our vision and we believe this partnership between the two players will enable us to reach and deliver our universal products across, as we continue to move Africa forward.”

Huawei’s ‘Intelligent’ Smartphone Coming to South Africa

Huawei announced the HUAWEI Mate 10 Series, which will open the door to new AI mobile applications.

The HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro, and PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10 are breakthrough AI devices that combine innovative hardware, the Kirin 970 chipset and EMUI 8.0.

South Africa will be among the first to have the Mate Series smartphone in country, with the HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro and the PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10.