|Allied Computers International (Asia) Limited was established in India on
09th May 2002 to deal in Laptop computers and to market the ACi brand in
India and abroad. Today the Company serves as a national hub for supply
of ACi branded and OEM laptop computers, chips level repairs service for
all brands of laptop computers and its parts including motherboards, TFT
screens, inverter cards, optical drives and keyboards. ACi plans to extend
this globally continuing its services from India. This shall be done in phased
ACi has won several awards including Best Notebooks of the Year 2002,
2003 and Gold and Silver awards for Best Performance and Value for year
2004 from three most major IT magazines; Digit, Chip and PC Quest. ACi
has been accredited as the Best laptop service providers in the industry by
country's most reputed underwriters.
The company is ISO 9001:2000 compliant for quality management. The
Company is known in the industry to set prices for laptops. It is also know
in the industry for service solution providers for all brands of laptops.
It has developed dealers and stockists at Mumbai, Kolkatta, Ahmedabad,
Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Delhi.
ACi is currently undertaking services and maintenance contracts of all
brands of laptops computers under PC Protect Plan. Under this plan, laptops
are covered for all types of failures, malfunction and breakage irrelevant of its
cause. Water damage and theft is also covered by this plan. All claims under
PC Protect Plan are covered by reputed Assurance companies to whom ACi
pays a fixed rate premium per equipment insured. The Company has
successfully pitched PC protect plan to Godrej , Excel Group, Cipla, and some
Insurance agents. Till date the company has sold over 30,000 comprehensive
and non-comprehensive PC Protect Plan cover to various types of users. PC
Protect Plan has given the Company increased profits and immense opportunity
for increase of sale of ACi brand laptops.
The company has Registered office and service set up at Morya Estate,
Lokhandwala, Andheri West, Mumbai. It has in house equipments and machines
for major service and repairs of laptops at Morya Estate. Presently it can not
undertake major chip level repairs (level 4) due to lack of complete set of
machines and equipments. Hence management has planned to set up a new
unit at Vasai and activate existing unit at Gandhinagar to undertake major
repairs effeciently and effectively and thereafter further push PC protect Plan
and plan to undertake local RMA contracts from manufacturers of Laptops
from Taiwan and China.
* Since establishment, ACi has achieved a number of awards and accreditations
to affirm the Brand and the Business's position in the market
* ACi won the Best Laptops of the year award in 2002
* ACi won the Best Laptops of the year award in 2003.
* ACi collected a Gold award (for best Value) and a Silver award (for best
performance) in a major group test conducted by Digit in September 2004
involving country's top 43 notebooks.
* ACi has been accredited as the Best Notebook Service Providers in the
country in Feb 2004 - which led to exclusive tie-up with underwriters to offer
comprehensive annual service packs for all brands of notebooks.
* In June 2004, ACi became the first vendor to offer the most comprehensive
cover for notebooks of any brand with both warranty and insurance component
coupled to form industry's unique service offering.
ACi introduced the first sub-30K notebook in India in April 2004 and trigger an
unprecedented boom in the notebook market.
- The Company has splits its face value from Rs10/- to Rs1/-.