Lenovo-owned Motorola on Thursday declared it would open 50 Moto Hubs stores in Delhi this month.
Sudhin Mathur, Managing Director, Motorola Mobility India said, “We had earlier said that we will be moving into retail. This is the first big step in that direction”.
In the second phase, the company plans to bring the Moto-Hub experience to over 100 cities. Mathur added, “More than two-thirds of the smartphone customers in the country buy devices at retail stores. Moto Hub addresses this need by offering a complete platform to interact, engage and purchase”.
The Moto Hub stores will provide the entire portfolio of Motorola devices, including online exclusives such as Moto X4 smartphones and Moto Mods. It will be magnetically attachable modules that transform the smartphone into a TV projector, a powerful speaker or a camera. The clip-on accessories work with its Z-series of Motorola phones.
The Moto Hubs will also supply accessories like on-ear and in-ear headphones, Moto shells and phone covers. The company currently has 18 exclusive service centers in Delhi and 155 across the country. The Moto Hubs in Delhi will be located at the popular consumer hangout areas.
Last month, the company tied-up with Poorvika Mobiles across 43 cities in Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry, and Karnataka. Along with Big C and Lot Mobile stores across 55 cities in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to provide offline access to consumers.