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BSNL ties up with Nokia for 3G

Posted: 28 Apr 2009     Print Version  Bookmark and Share

Keywords:3G handsets  3G services  3G mobile  transmission networks 

Indian mobile company BSNL has partnered with Finnish cell phone maker Nokia for bundling 3G handsets with its services, reports The Hindu Business Line.

Mr V Ramnath, head—Operator Channels, Nokia India said, "Nokia India has partnered BSNL in bringing to Indian consumers 3G services on a host of Nokia devices."

Nokia 3120Classic, Nokia 5320, Nokia N79, Nokia N81, Nokia E71 and the Nokia 5800Xpress Music will be offering BSNL 3G services. According to Ramnath, owners of these mobile phones can avail of talk time as well as data packages across various price plans.

"We are also in discussions with BSNL to offer its subscribers a combination of free as well as paid for applications in order to further enhance consumer experience, Mr Ramnath said.

BSNL has also collaborated with consulting arm of telecom equipment vendor Ericsson as part of its 'Go to Market' strategy.

"It will perform network improvement and optimisation services for the core, radio and transmission networks installed by its parent Ericsson,'' a senior official of the PSU said.

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