Leading mobile phone maker Nokia and Idea Cellular join hands and launched an integrated operator billing option for its music service known as ‘Nokia Music Store’ in India. After Vodafone India, Idea becomes the 2nd operator, launched ‘Carrier Billing’ service for Nokia Music Store.
Idea Cellular’s prepaid and postpaid customers subscribing to the Nokia Music Service on their Nokia mobile phones now will be able to renew their service subscriptions directly through their idea Prepaid and Postpaid accounts and continue downloading songs and albums from the Nokia Music Store.
In other words now Idea mobile customers can buy/purchase any paid or premium contents from Nokia Music Service and charges will be deducted from their prepaid account or charged in postpaid bill directly.The customer need not use a credit card.
Renewal subscriptions for Nokia Music Service are available for 3 durations Weekly, Monthly and Quarterly. Like Rs.50 for 7 days; Rs.99 for 30 days, and Rs.250 for 90 days. Taxes and GPRS/3G data charges will be applicable as actual usage and as per customers plan.
Nokia Music Store is the largest online store legal digital music in India with a catalog of over 4.5 million DRM free songs, across 16 Indian languages, with 1.4 million song downloads a day. Presently operator billing service for Nokia Music Store is available with Vodafone India and Idea Cellular and expected more operators will be added by Nokia soon.