India’s first 3G Mobile service operator Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL), announced ground braking 3G Value Added Services for its subscriber Mumbai telecom circle in association with Spice Digital a leading Mobile VAS solutions provider.
MTNL Mumbai introduces 3G Video VAS Portal, Video Greetings, Video Avatar, and Video Handycam services over Video Calling short code 56300.
MTNL’s 3G Video portal service allows the user to traverse a wide variety of categories through the MTNL Video library, Movie Zone, Bollywood Dhamaal, and Comedy Kamal ect. The service is available on pay per usage and subscription models. User can dial 56300 in anytime and enjoy the latest Music, Bollywood updates, Celebrity Interviews, Comedy Shows and Hindi Movies.
The Video Handy Cam service is based on User generated content which allows users to create and record their own videos against the account created with subscriber’s mobile number. User can view the latest recorded video and finally confirm to add that video into his own personal library. User recorded video can also be added into public library which will be accessible to entire set to subscribers for viewing, but prior to public access of this user generated content, administrative moderation will play an important role. After due checks and authentication by the monitoring team, the Video shall be available for public access.
The Video Greetings is very useful tool as a “Reminder Box” and sending automated greeting video messages. User can schedule any of the greetings video clips and those will be forwarded to the other party at predefined timestamps. It has a small library with video clips of occasional and regional celebration.
The Video Avatar service allows users to send and receive video message featuring a chosen avatar- Nemo, Ginni, Aladin,Baloo,Mogali etc.
The charges to access all above services will be Rs 2 per minute.For more details on services one can dial 98690-12345 or 1503 (toll free from MTNL Network).