MTS, the CDMA Mobile Operator of the Joint Venture Co. between Sistema of Russia & Shyam Group of India, is out with tariffs for their BalckBerry Smartphone Service. Under the tariff structure both Prepaid & Postpaid Plans has been launched. Also Only BlackBerry Handset purchased from MTS will work with MTS BlackBerry Service. MTS is offering BlackBerry Curve 8530 Smartphone as of now at Rs. 14, 900 (price Delhi).
Under Prepaid Plans, A Special Tariff STV would be required each month priced at Rs. 1175, giving 120 minutes daily for Local MTS, Other Local would be charged at 1/2p per sec. Also you would get talk time of Rs. 50 along with 30 days validity.
For Postpaid customers, the Monthly Rental has been fixed at Rs. 1175 along with 100 daily Local & National SMSes and 125 Mins Free for STD & Local calls.
BlackBerry smartphone services will be available in Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Jaipur, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkatta initially.
About BlackBerry Curve 8530
High resolution 320×240 pixel color display Transmissive TFT LCD Supports over 65,000 colours
2.0 MP camera (JPEG Encoding), Digital zoom
Tone, vibrate, on-screen or LED indicator; notification options are user configurable
32 Polyphonic – MIDI, MP3
Bluetooth® Stereo (A2DP / AVRCP)
Video format support: MPEG4, H.263, H264, WMV9 Audio format support: MP3, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, QCELP EVRC, AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA9, Windows Media 10 Standard/Professional
USB port allows charging and data synchronization of the device with a USB “A” to micro-USB “B” cable
+5V DC / 500 mA AC power adapter, with interchangeable location-specific plugs
Talk Time: 275 minutes (4.5 hours) Standby Time: 10.5 days (252 hours)
MTS BlackBerry Plans Details
MTS BlackBerry Prepaid FRC
|Bundled MTS Offer|
|FRC MRP||Rs 97|
|Local MTS & Other calls||1p/sec|
|Promo Offer (Local On-net)||• Free 150 mins/day for first two months|
MTS BlackBerry Prepaid Plans
|Voice & Data bundle offers – Unlimited data with Limited Voice|
|STV Name||BIS||BES||BES Plus|
|Blackberry services||10 emails (POP/IMAP) + Instant Messaging + Internet Browsing||Instant Messaging + Internet Browsing + Office email||10 emails (POP/IMAP) + Instant Messaging + Internet Browsing + Office email|
|MTS – MTS||Free 120 mins /day||Free 120 mins /day||Free 120 mins /day|
|MTS – Other||1p/2sec||1p/2sec||1p/2sec|
|STD (All India)||1p/sec||1p/sec||1p/sec|
|Free SMS (Local + National)||100/day||100/day||100/day|
|Talk time Rs||50||50||50|
Talk time Rs 50 will be used only for making Local & STD Calls & unused Talk time will be forfeited in 30 days.
MTS BlackBerry Postpaid Plans
*5000 Pulses (Pulse rate as per applicable tariff plan)
MTS BlackBerry Customer Care
Call 955 from MTS Mobile or mail MTS at : firstname.lastname@example.org