Indian messaging app Hike has announced that it has acquired Bengaluru based startup Creo. Last year, Creo had launched a smartphone and some media dongles.
Creo was founded in December 2013 by Sai Srinivas Kiran G and Shubham Malhotra, former Hike employees.
Creo had earlier launched Mark 1, a smartphone that ran on Fuel OS based on Android. Hike CEO Kavin Bharti Mittal was one of the investors in Creo.
The Mark 1 was launched for Rs. 19,999 and just three months later, the price was slashed by Rs. 6,000. In October last year, the company announced that it has stopped device production…