MTS To Launch BlackBerry Smartphone and Services In India

MTS the CDMA Mobile and Data Services of Sistema Shyam TeleServices Ltd (SSTL), which nationally operates its telecom services with over 11 million wireless customers is all set to launch BlacKBerry Smartphone and Services on its network in few days.

In an endeavor to stay true to its data centric-voice enabled strategy to provide innovative telecom solutions to the customers, MTS will launch BlackBerry Curve 8530 smartphone with Free Unlimited Internet Plan, Free Talk Time and Free 100 SMS per day as an inaugural offer to customer who buy the device from the operator.

Initially MTS BlackBerry Services will be launched in 7 cities – Delhi, Mumbai, Pune (Maharashtra), Jaipur, Bangalaore, Chennai and Kolkata.

The company will launch BlackBerry Internet Services (BIS) , BlackBerry Enterprise Services (BES) and BlackBerry Enterprise Services Plus (BES Plus). The operator has not shared the exact date of launch and tariff plans with us but we will keep you posted as and when we get any lead.

We have also come to know that MTS will allocate a Special Customer Care Number 955 for Blackberry services from its own network.

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Subhankar Ghosh
July 28, 2015 3:22 pm 3:22 PM

what is the cdma set in which mts sim use

June 7, 2011 12:03 pm 12:03 PM
MTS has delayed plans for a stock market listing due to the ongoing uncertainty caused by the telecoms license scandal in the country. “The company wants to go public by listing on the Indian bourses. But in this kind of environment, I would say we would definitely have to see what the outcome would be of the various investigations,” SSTL president and chief executive officer (CEO) Vsevolod Rozanov told. “One has to see the rules of the game. We have to look at the outcome of these investigations, the rules of the proposed new telecom policy and the spectrum issue.… Read more »
June 1, 2011 9:30 pm 9:30 PM

*CDMA 800/1900,CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
*Weight-106 g
*DISPLAY-TFT,65K colors,320 x 240 pixels,2.46 inches
*QWERTY keyboard
*Touch-sensitive optical trackpad
*3.5mm jack
Dedicated music keys
*Phonebook-Practically unlimited entries and fields,Photocall
*Internal-256 MB ROM
microSD,upto 32GB
*Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth-v2.1 with A2DP,microUSB
*CAMERA-2 MP(1600×1200),Geo-tagging
*BlackBerry OS 5.0
*CPU-528 MHz processor
*Messaging-SMS(threaded view),MMS,Email,IM
*Browser HTML
*Games-Yes + downloadable
*Colors-Black, urple
*GPS-Yes,with A-GPS support
*BlackBerry maps
*MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV player,MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player
*Organizer,Document viewer,Voice memo/dial/commands,Predictive text input
*Standard battery-Li-Ion 1150 mAh
Stand-by-Up to 252 h
Talk time-Up to 4 h 30 min
*Supports BlackBerry App World
*SAR US 1.24 W/kg (head) ,0.66 W/kg (body)