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Mozilla’s $25 Smartphone Is a Brilliant Gamechanger
Posted: 12-Jun-2014 [Source: Time]

[Mozilla's interesting strategy is to put smartphones in the hands of emerging market users at the price of a feature phone.]

"Mozilla plans to roll out a $25 smartphone by the end of the year ... Firefox OS’ competitors already dominate the existing smartphone market—globally, in the last quarter of 2013, Android OS had 78% of smartphone users, Apple’s iOS had 18% and the rest was split between ... various small-fry operations."

"So if people who already have a smartphone won’t switch to Firefox OS, how could Mozilla possibly get a bigger slice of the mobile OS pie? Simple: Create new smartphone owners."

"The $25 Mozilla smartphone—packed with Firefox OS, of course—will be sold in emerging markets like India and Indonesia ... "

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