Sistema Shyam TeleServices Ltd. (SSTL), which provides telecom services under the MTS brand, on Tuesday launched a dual-SIM budget phone. The devices work on both CDMA and GSM technologies and as an initiative Sistema Shyam TeleServices Ltd. has given this device for its customers in Kolkata and West Bengal circle. The device is priced at Rs 1699.
The handset was unveiled by Bengali film actress Paoli Dam.
The handset comes with 6.1 cm(2.4" LCD) Screen Audio Player/Audio Recorder, 3.5 mm universal ear jack and with Video recorder and play-MP4 support. It has 1.3 MP Camera, FM Radio and Bluetooth. The handset has some key features like 1.3 megapixel camera, audio and video player and FM radio among others.
Customers purchasing the dual SIM handset will be able to enjoy voice and SMS benefits worth INR 600 free.
Reportedly, Sandeep Marwaha, chief operating officer, Kolkata and West Bengal-MTS India said,"We at MTS constantly look at innovative ways to engage and excite our customers.As a part of this endeavor ,I am proud to announce the launch of an attractive dual sim (CDMA+GSM) handset for our customers in West Bengal circle. The initiative has been designed to provide MTS customers with the added flexibility to use an alternate GSM number and stay connected with their loved ones;all backed by low calling rates."
To attract the customers MTS is also said to host a contest where the customers can win passes for the premiere of the upcoming Bengali film ´Sweetheart´.
The company will as well provide its customers with get free caller tunes from this film for 15 days.