India's homegrown Olive Telecommunication, a leading Convergence Solutions Device Developer, announced a strategic alliance with pan-India dual-technology (CDMA & GSM) telecom service provider Tata Teleservices (TTSL) and launched two new convergence devices at an event held in Mumbai.
Olive Telecom introduced exciting Broadband Internet device dubbed as Olive Genie V-ME150 which is a inovative multiple-purpose device with mobile broadband access-enabled modem (EVDO/3G Data Card) with download speed of 3.1 Mbps while upload speed is 1.8 Mbps. The device equipped with Voice Calling facility, MP3 Player, FM radio with playback time of 7 hours, dictaphone, digital audio playerm voice recording and 3.5mm audio jack.
Besides, its built-in memory of 128MB can be expanded up to 32GB with the help of a microSD card.It runs on a QSC6085 platform and is compatible with Windows and Mac operating systems and utilizes a 250 mAh battery.
The Olive Genie V-ME150 will be made available n a week's time under the Tata Teleservices brand portfolio across all outlets in India.
The comapny also unveil another device Olive Nexus V-R9 is a travel router with multiple connectivity options like EDGE, 3G, EVDO, ADSL and WiMAX. The Wi-fi buggle also allows multi users.
Speaking on the launch of the new products and the strategic alliance with Olive, Mr. Anil Sardana, Managing Director of TTSL, said "This is another step in our continued association with Olive Telecommunication, whose products are innovative and meet the ever-changing requirements of our consumers. We are confident that in today's competitive scenario, these products will add to the customer experience and enhance our portfolio of high-speed data access offerings.'
Arun Khanna, Chairman Olive Telecom stated 'At Olive, we promise our customers to come up with two to three new devices every month and target to sell 10 million devices by the end of next year. The new Olive Convergence portfolio is replete with 3G-WCDMA, CDMA, GSM and EV-DO handsets, Mobile Computing Devices and Advanced data modems for wireless broadband. At Olive, innovation is a key driver and it is our constant endeavor to offer new, cutting-edge technology-driven products that deliver on the needs of our consumers.
He further added "After the successful launch of India’s first Hybrid Mobile Phone, we are extremely proud to launch the Olive Nexus and Olive Genie. These products promise to un-complicate and un-clutter the lives of our consumers and create a new benchmark in convergence products. We are also very proud to partner with an industry leader like Tata Teleservices Limited in an alliance that will strengthen the availability of our products in the relevant markets."