Berlin, Germany, August 26, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The leading German-language Android App internet portal, AndroidPIT, and the largest producer of electronic and computer components world-wide, Foxconn, are collaborating: Starting immediately the Taiwanese conglomerate will ship their in-house mobile devices exclusively with the market-tested AppCenter from AndroidPIT preinstalled.
"We're excited to use this exclusive partnership to demonstrate AndroidPIT's growing international importance and at the same time expand our profile in the US and Asian markets," said Tobis Apel, corporate officer for cooperation at AndroidPIT.
The electronic producer Foxconn is one of the most successful marketers of Android tablet PCs in the US and the growing Asian marketplace. According to a study by the German consumer research company GfK Asia, Android can expect increased popularity among Asian consumers.
Starting today, all of Foxconn's mobile Android devices users can quickly and easily access an extensive selection of over 7,000 apps, which are available for immediate download. Many of the apps are free and as with most Android markets, the pay apps can be purchased via PayPal or Click&Buy.
According to the market research group Research2Guidance, the Berlin based AndroidPIT's AppCenter is one of the fifth largest app stores worldwide. "We're certain, that our cooperation with Foxconn will help us cement this position — our technical flexibility and know-how is the best pre-requisite for success," said Apel.
AndroidPIT is the largest internet portal in the German-speaking world devoted to all-things Android. The Berlin-based start-up was founded in 2009 by Tobias Apel, Philipp Dommermuth, Fabien Röhlinger and Sven Woltmann. AndroidPIT's up to date reporting, active Android app community and established AppCenter attract over 100,000 visitors a day. Companies including 1&1 internet AG, Peral or Hannspree offer their customers the convenience of the AndroidPIT AppCenter making it one of the fifth largest Android App Stores world-wide according to Research2Guidance.
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