Tata Indicom Launches New BlackBerry Data Plans Starting At Just Rs.99

Tata Teleservices recently launched three exciting and affordable BlackBerry service plans for its new Tata Indicom customers. The new plans will be available only for the first three months. Tata Indicom subscribers can enjoy BlackBerry messaging services(MaiLite), BlackBerry Internet Service and BlackBerry Enterprise Server service starting at Rs.99, Rs.199 and Rs.599 respectively. After the first three months, Tata Indicom subscribers will be charged standard monthly prices of Rs.299, Rs.399 and Rs.900 respectively.

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BlackBerry is an iconic product with an exceptional service that’s desired by users, and we want to offer greater flexibility and affordability to our existing customers while attracting new BlackBerry customers. We believe this exciting initiative will appeal to all young professionals, students and a broad spectrum of retail customers who are looking for an exceptional experience for messaging, social networking, e-mail and Internet browsing while on the move,Mr Sukanto Aich, President, Enterprise Business, Tata Teleservices Limited said.

Tata Indicom subscribers can access up to 10 supported e-mail accounts along with the popular BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) service as well as other Instant Messaging services, thanks to the MaiLite plan. The BlackBerry Internet Service plan offers access to up to 10 supported e-mail accounts, BBM, Instant Messaging services, social networking and Internet browsing. The BlackBerry Enterprise Server plan includes all of the above plus access to corporate data and tight integration with IBM Lotus Domino, Microsoft Exchange or Novell GroupWise.

Tata Indicom Launches BlackBerry Bold 9650 In India

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Tata Indicom and Research in Motion (RIM) today announced the new BlackBerry Bold 9650 smartphone in India. It is the first combined CDMA-GSM 3G-ready smartphone in the BlackBerry Bold series. This handset comes with full QWERTY keyboard, 3.2 megapixel camera, 512 MB of Flash Memory, an Optical Trackpad and so on.

As the youngest dual-technology telecom service provider in India, the addition of a Smartphone like the BlackBerry Bold 9650 to our portfolio of products and services from Research In Motion is an important step in strengthening our offerings to consumers. Our pan-India reach, supported by the traditionally strong speeds on TTL’s cutting-edge CDMA network, will provide users with an exceptional voice and data communication experience, enhanced by the ability to share and experience multimedia, chat and social networking on the go,said Mr Sunil Batra, President of CDMA Operations at Tata Teleservices Limited.

The BlackBerry Bold 9650 Smartphone delivers premium phone and multimedia features, together with global roaming support and the industry’s leading mobile solution for e-mail, messaging and social networking. We’re pleased to work with Tata Indicom to bring this powerful new smartphone to their customers in India,said Frenny Bawa, Managing Director-India, Research In Motion.

BlackBerry Bold 9650 features a 2.4 inch display with 480 x 360 pixels resolution, 512 MB internal memory, 32GB expandable memory, Wi-Fi, 3G Connectivity, 3.2 megapixel camera with autofocus and LED flash, GPS capabilities, Bluetooth 2.1, up to 312 hours stand-by time, up to 5 hours talktime and 1400 mAh battery.

Blackberry Bold 9650 is exclusively available in India for Tata Indicom customers at just Rs.27,990. Tata Indicom customers will receive a free data pack worth Rs.900 per month, as well as 500 MB of tethered modem data usage for the first two months. Tata Indicom customers will also have exclusive access to Tata’s Photon TV.

Tata Indicom And Fly Mobile Unveils CG 588 QWERTY Phone

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Tata Teleservices Limited and Fly Mobile, the mobile handset brand of UK-based Meridian Group, recently announced the launch of its new handset, the CG588. This handset comes with a full QWERTY keypad, mobile e-mail service, dual-SIM (GSM+CDMA), GPRS, 1.3 megapixel camera and so on. It also comes with Nimbuzz and Snaptu applications which allows you to stay connected with your friends on Facebook, Twitter, and other social networking sites at speeds of up to 153 Kbps.

“The new handset, CG588, is an exciting handset with an alluring form factor, enabling customers to have a differentiated telecom experience. The device is an affordable solution for those who want to stay connected to the Internet and access information services on their mobile phones, while having the convenience and dependability of a high-performance dual-SIM CDMA-GSM handset,” Mr Sunil Batra, President of CDMA Operations at Tata Teleservices Limited, said.

“The phone has an ergonomic QWERTY keyboard and makes for easy navigation, communication and Internet access. We are delighted to partner with the Meridian Group and look forward to many such alliances to further enrich our repertoire of state-of-the-art handsets,” he added.

Fly CG 588 features a 262K color TFT display, 1.3 megapixel camera, full QWERTY keyboard with five-way scroll, dual-SIM (CDMA+GSM), supports both voice and data up to 153Kbps, MP3 player, FM radio, 3.5 mm universal audio jack, 4GB expandable memory, Bluetooth, up to 300 hours of stand-by time, up to 8 hours hours of talk-time, 1500 mAH battery and more.

This handset comes with a price tag of Rs.4,795. With a first recharge of Rs.104, Tata Indicom subscribers will get 1 GB free data usage, 250 local On Net minutes, 250 Local Off Net minutes and 250 SMSs worth Rs.1,500.

Tata Indicom Launches A Unique Ulta Plan

Tata Indicom, the CDMA brand of Tata Teleservices Limited, today launched another industry-first, ULTA PLAN’. The unique Ulta Plan offers STD calls only at 30 paisa per minute and local calls at 50 paise per minute, thereby making for an industry-defying proposition, where STD calls actually cost less than local calls. Check out the complete details of this plan below.

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We have introduced ULTA PLAN by bringing together multiple benefits designed to ring in affordable calling options for our subscribers. The offer cuts through the clutter and offers a competitive tariff that makes STD calling cheaper than local calls. The plan will be extremely suitable for heavy STD users, providing maximum value and calling benefits. Whether our subscriber is a student studying far from home, or a trader, or even a frequent traveler…this offer is designed to suit all segments,Mr Vineet Bhatia, Regional Head (North-Central), Tata Teleservices Limited, said.

For New Subscribers:

Plan 1
Price: Rs.58
Validity: 3 months with lifetime incoming
Talktime: Rs.32.58
Benefits: STD calls will be charged at 30p/min for first 600 minutes per month. Local calls will be charged at 50p/min. After this usage, STD calls will be charged at 50 paisa per minute. Local and STD sms will be charged at 50p/SMS.

Plan 2
Price: Rs.104
Validity: 3 months with lifetime incoming
Talktime: Rs.74.29
Benefits: STD calls will be charged at 30p/min for first 600 minutes per month. Local calls will be charged at 50p/min. After this usage, STD calls will be charged at 50 paisa per minute. Local and STD sms will be charged at 50p/SMS.

For Existing Subscribers:

Plan 1
Price: Rs.26
Validity: 30 days
Circle: Delhi, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Kolkata, Mumbai and Maharashtra & Goa Circles
Benefits: STD calls will be charged at 30p/min for first 600 minutes. Local calls will be charged at 50p/min. After this usage, STD calls will be charged at 50 paisa per minute.

Plan 2
Price: Rs.16
Validity: 30 days
Circle: Jammu & Kashmir, UP East, MPCG, RoWB, Orissa, Assam, North-East, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, UP West, Rajasthan and Gujarat
Benefits: STD calls will be charged at 30p/min for first 600 minutes. Local calls will be charged at 50p/min. After this usage, STD calls will be charged at 50 paisa per minute.

To activate the ULTA PACK with an SMS, subscribers have to simply SMS GET ULTA’ to 12524. To avail the benefit through an SMS, customers will be charged Rs 24 in Delhi, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Kolkata, Mumbai and Maharashtra & Goa, while customers in Jammu & Kashmir, UP East, MPCG, RoWB, Orissa, Assam, North-East, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, UP West, Rajasthan and Gujarat can avail the same at Rs 15.

Asia Cup Live Streaming On Tata Indicom and Tata DOCOMO

Tata Teleservices Limited will be offering Live streaming of Asia Cup matches to Tata Indicom and Tata DOCOMO users.

Hyderabad: June 18, 2010: It doesn’t get any bigger than this! Tata Teleservices Limited (TTSL), India’s fastest-growing pan-India dual-technology telecom service provider, has introduced Football and Cricket match service on the move, for Tata Indicom and DOCOMO subscribers respectively.

Tata Photon services that is synonymous with speed, accessibility providing superior live streaming mobile TV services on the move. Providing exclusive cricket streaming content on mobile, Mr. Zubin Jimmy Dubash, AVP & Head VAS New Product Innovations, Tata DOCOMO, Tata Indicom & Tata Photon, said Having earned the affection of our customers on popular brands Tata DOCOMO and Tata Photon, we are striving each day to provide value to them. The Asia Cup offering live and exclusive on Tata DOCOMO, and Tata Photon Plus is one of the many such initiatives we will be offering in the future to our customers".

As the sports fever is religiously catching up with youngsters, the ongoing football/soccer games and the Asia Cup fever, it makes worthwhile to offer services to subscribers that will be relevant and engaging. Adding to the fervor, Mr. Rishimohan Malhotra, Head-VAS, Tata DOCOMO said, Indians are a big time cricket fans and whatever the form of tournament maybe One day or 20-20, there is enough excitement and passion to watch Indians play. To offer easy accessibility of getting score updates and viewing live content on the move, Tata DOCOMO offers its subscribers score updates for both soccer and cricket along-with exclusive Live streaming of Asia cup matches using GPRS on their mobile phones.

Asia Cup: Subscribers can stream live content, listen to score updates, download special videos and get SMS alerts for Asia Cup matches.  Tata Teleservices has entered into an exclusive partnership with Apalya to offer live streaming of Asia Cup for both Tata Photon Plus users and Tata DOCOMO subscribers.

Watching Asia Cup Live Streaming for Tata Customers

For Tata Photon Plus customers Asia Cup is accessible on their Mobile and laptop using Tata Photon TV, with the addition of an exclusive channel telecasting the event. The pricing for the event on laptop is Rs 5 per match; Rs 25 for the full tournament while Asia Cup is available absolutely free of cost for Tata Photon TV on Mobile. Tata Photon TV is available only on LG 510, Samsung-Corby, Samsung-M519-Metro & Blackberry-9630 (Pre imbedded) Handsets to watch Asia cup channel for live football matches.

For Tata DOCOMO (GSM subscribers) Asia Cup content is delivered through multiple channels. Subscribers can take their pick for getting Asia Cup updates through:

  • Live streaming of Asia cup matches on mobile using GPRS. This is in exclusive partnership with Apalya. Tata DOCOMO subscribers have to download MiMobiTV, a simple GPRS based application that allows you to watch Asia Cup 2010 on streaming enabled Mobile handsets. Subscribers can download the client application at no cost while browsing the content is charged at 1p/1 KB in home network and 10p/10KB while on off net roaming. To download the application, users will have to send an SMS LIVE’ to 54321 (Toll Free).
  • Users can get Asia cup updates on SMS that is available in three different packs; Daily pack at Rs 5 for every match, Weekly pack at Rs 10 for 7days and Monthly pack at Rs 30 for 30 days. Users can also avail of Daily match updates via Voice packs by dialling 54321194 @ Rs. 5 per Match day.
  • Using the GPRS platform, Tata DOCOMO subscribers have a choice to download exclusive videos of Asia Cup. The Asia Cup Portal by Vuclip will have videos of Match Highlights, Wickets, Fours & Sixes. Users can watch the video clips of match being played as well as previous matches. Data charges as per the data tariff plan of the user.

Blackberry Curve 8530 Introduced in India For Rs. 18,990

Research in Motion (RIM) has introduced the Blackberry Curve 8530 in the Indian market for Rs. 18,990. The phone will be available for Tata Teleservices’s CDMA (Tata Indicom) customers only.

Blackberry Curve 8530

Blackberry Curve 8530 comes with a 528 MHz processor with 256 MB flash memory. It also features a full QWERTY keyboard and supports Wi-Fi and GPS support for location based applications.

The CDMA smartphone market is developing rapidly. The launch of the BlackBerry Curve 8530 will give Tata Indicom customers access to a very approachable smartphone at an affordable price. We believe that the BlackBerry Curve 8530 supported by our extensive network will appeal to young professionals and students who want easy-to-use smartphones with rich communications and multimedia features that allow them to stay connected through social networking sites, instant messaging services including BlackBerry Messenger, and email.- Pradeep Dwivedi, Senior Vice President, Tata Teleservices

The phone is social networking ready and users can access their and MySpace accounts along with access to email and instant messaging. Users can currently add 10 email accounts. The phone memory for Blackberry Curve 8530 can be expanded to 32GB.

The phone will be available exclusively for Tata CDMA customers only for Rs. 18,990. If you are looking for other Blackberry models in India, you can try out the Blackberry 9700 which was launched for Rs. 31,900 or the Blackberry Storm for Rs. 31,990.

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Tata Indicom Offers Andhra Pradesh SSC Results Through SMS

Hyderabad: May 18, 2010: TATA Indicom, the CDMA brand of Tata Teleservices Limited, announced that its customers can now avail the benefit of knowing Andhra Pradesh SSC Board Exam results on SMS. The customers can simply follow a few instructions to instantly get the results on their Tata Indicom mobile phones, conveniently.

To check the results, customers need to dial 505101096 and provide the students’ Roll Number. Further more Tata Indicom also offers a unique feature of Pre-registration, wherein customers can register their Roll Numbers by dialing 505101096 and they will be notified through an SMS as soon as the results are announced. As a second option customers can also have a choice of getting the result by sending an SMS to 58282. Ex: SMS RESULT to 58282.

Tata Indicom has ensured that the customers can easily know the Andhra Pradesh SSC Board Exam (10th Class Examination) Results going to be announced on May 19, 2010. Each SMS service will be charged at Rs. 3 per SMS and for IVR at Rs. 6 per minute.

Tata Indicom Offers Unlimited Local And STD Calling Packs in Orissa

Tata Indicom is currently offering special packs for unlimited local and STD calling. These unlimited local and STD calling is limited to Tata Indicom, Virgin and Tata Docomo numbers. These special tariff vouchers are available only for prepaid subscribers in Orissa Circle.

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Tata Indicom has evolved into a much-loved brand across Orissa and the launch of the STV 225 and STV 699 vouchers is our way of expressing our gratitude and rewarding our customers for being a part of the Tata family,says Mr. Kapil Sharma, COO, Tata Indicom, Orissa Telecom Circle.

Plan Details:

Price: Rs.225
Validity: 30 Days
Circle: Orissa
Benefits: Unlimited local calling to Tata Indicom, Tata Docomo and Virgin numbers.

Price: Rs.699
Validity: 30 Days
Circle: Orissa
Benefits: Unlimited STD calling to Tata Indicom, Tata Docomo and Virgin numbers.

For unlimited local calling, recharge with Rs.225 special tariff voucher and for unlimited STD calling, recharge with Rs.699 special tariff vouchers. The validity of these unlimited calling packs are 30 days. If you have any queries, feel free to ask us in the comments.

Tata Indicom to offer unlimited STD and Local calls in Orissa

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Tata Indicom, one of India’s leading CDMA operators announced the launch of two new special tariff vouchers for unlimited local and STD calls in Orissa Telecom circle. The two new vouchers are available at a price of Rs 225 and Rs 699.


The details of Rs 225 Special Tariff Voucher are as follows:-

1) Available for only prepaid subscribers
2) Unlimited local callings on the Tata network which includes Tata Indicom, Virgin Mobile (GSM/CDMA) and Tata DOCOMO
3) Validity: 30 days from the date of recharge


The details of Rs 699 Special Tariff Voucher are as follows:-

1) Available for only prepaid subscribers
2) Unlimited local and STD callings to TTSL/TTML network across India
3) Validity: 30 days from the date of recharge

At the launch of new Special Tariff Vouchers, Mr. Kapil Sharma, COO, Tata Indicom, Orissa Telecom Circle, stated

Tata Indicom has evolved into a much-loved brand across Orissa and the launch of the STV 225 and STV 699 vouchers is our way of expressing our gratitude and rewarding our customers for being a part of the Tata family.

Via: Telecomtalk

Tata Indicom offers high speed Photon plus services on Mobiles

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Tata Indicom has introduced Tata Photon Plus Speed Living services for mobile phones. Now all the Tata Indicom subscribers having HSIA enabled CDMA mobile phones can download at a speed of 2.4 Mbps. The Speed Living service is available both to Post-paid and Prepaid subscribers in all circles across India. Also, note that the cities where Photon+ is not launched, subscriber will get 1x speed.

The following are the plan details: –

Prepaid Plan Details

Recharge coupon: -Rs 99
Talktime: – Rs 25
Validity: – Life Time
Data Usage: – 125 MB of Free Data usage per month for 4 months.
All Local & STD calls: – 1paisa / sec
All Local& National SMS: – 50p
Waiver on subscription fee: – Rs.100 for Live TV till June 30th 2010

Postpaid Plan Details: –

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Handsets compatible with Tata Photon plus Speed Living services-:

1) Samsung Corby TV
2) LG 510
3) Blackberry 9630

Special Offer with Samsung Corby Handsets

1) Prepaid Free 10GB data usage for two months
2) Postpaid Free 15GBdata usage for 2 months

To avail these offers do make sure that your RUIM (Removable User Identity Module) is not removed from the handset. The above-mentioned offers will be activated only within the time period 1st April 2010 to 31st May 2010.

Via: Telecomtalk