Vodafone Essar has announced the launch of their new Blackberry service plan Prosumer Lite@299 which will allow the blackberry users on the Vodafone network to access up to 10 supported personal / business e-mail accounts as well as various instant messaging (IM) services, at a monthly tariff of Rs 299.
Blackberry users on Vodafone’s Prosumer Lite will also be provided with access to the most popular ISP’s like the Yahoo mail and the Google mail.
Harit Nagpal, marketing and new business director, Vodafone Essar, said, “The new service plan provides an innovative and highly economical option for customers who wish to stay connected primarily through e-mail and instant messaging while on the move.”
Ravinder Takkar, director, enterprise business, corporate and carriers, Vodafone Essar, said, “The new service plan aims at expanding the market for BlackBerry services in India and extending the opportunity beyond large corporate customers to small and medium enterprises and individuals.”
The Vodafone Blackberry Prosumer Lite service plan will allow the users to view manage and respond to all their e-mails and messages instantly and also support certain attatchments formats like JPEG, TIF, Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point. Moreover, the service offers unlimited access to instant messaging services like Yahoo Messenger, Google Talk, Windows Live Messenger and BlackBerry Messenger.
All the Blackberry smartphones offered via Vodafone like Blackberry Storm, Blackberry Pearl and Blackberry Curve can have the Blackberry Prosumer Lite@299 offer. The plan can also be accessed by devices integrated with Blackberry software.