Company Profile

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TCL Communication Technology Holdings Limited (“TCL Communication”; HKSE stock code: 2618), a global mobile terminal manufacturer and internet service provider, was founded on March, 1999. The company headquartered in Shenzhen, China, is a subsidiary company of TCL Corporation. TCL Communication’s portfolio of products has currently been sold over 170 countries in the world with around 13,500 employees in China and overseas.

In 2015, TCL Communication’s total sales volume of handsets and other products increased by 9% to 80.0 million units, with the sales volume of smart devices increased by 7% to 44.5 million units. The overall revenue reached HK$28.62 billion. According to the international telecommunications research firm Gartner and Company data of year 2015, in terms of shipment volume, TCL Communication ranked no. 5 among global handset manufacturers and was the no. 1 Chinese phone manufacturer in overseas markets. The company also ranked no. 8 among global smartphone manufacturers. Its tablet business grew 122% in 2015 and ranked no. 7 among all tablet manufacturers.

TCL Communication is committed to providing customers with smart devices and ultimate experience, which including mobile phone, tablet, smart connectivity device, wearable device, accessories etc. According to the “Double +” strategy ( “Smart + Internet” and “Products+ Service”) of TCL Corporation, the company speeds up the development in application and services area, focusing on mobile internet application service, smart cloud platform, smart home, third party payment, HD video conferencing service, innovation big pad and mobile health service to create an unique & smart open ecosystem.

TCL Communication operates with multiple brands. Its TCL and alcatel branded products and services have been sold in more than 170 countries worldwide. TCL Communication has established a global sales network in six regions: NORTH AMERICA, LATIN AMERICA, EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST and AFRICA, APAC and CHINA. The company has built a solid partnership with the global mainstream operators such as VODAFONE, ORANGE and retail giants like WALMART, BESTBUY etc.

As a global mobile device manufacturer, TCL Communication has reached world class standard in terms of innovation competence, production facilities and quality control systems. The company owned 9 global R&D centers located in Silicon Valley, Paris, Shanghai, Beijing, Ningbo, Huizhou, Shenzhen, Chengdu and Hong Kong. With many dedicated research projects and development equipment, the company has become one of the few companies in the world who owns or licenses 2G, 2.5G, 2.75G, 3G, 4G and 5G patented technologies. TCL Communication owned a global factory located in Huizhou, and its capacity reaches 120 Million units per year. With possess a world leading SMT production line and MMI automatic testing system, the factory has become one of the largest and efficient single production sites in China, and the powerful, efficient global supply chain system can help to keep its advantages in both quality and cost. Meanwhile, TCL Communication has established the world class quality control standards, work with the global suppliers who are RoHS, ISO9001, ISO14000 andTS16949 certificated, built the PPQA system to ensure all the purchasing will be in strict accordance with the specification procedure.

In the near future, TCL Communication will continue to provide customers with high quality products and services with its core competiveness in component, manufacturing, product planning and definition, brand and IP, world class sales & marketing system, global customer care system, APP & content services and global cloud system. The company aims to become top 3 in smart devices business in worldwide and achieve 100 million mobile users by mobile smart devices based Apps and services in the next five years.