Motorola has announced its partnership with Bharti Airtel, through which Airtel will offer its subscribers a new service called, MOTOMUSIC. The service will facilitate Airtel users to enjoy a comprehensive rich mobile music service on the web1 and WAP1.
MOTOMUSIC currently offers approximately 350,000 downloadable digital music items. The new service also allows users to download ringtones, wallpapers and music video clips as well.
Motorola offers a wide range of music downloads including songs from genres such as bollywood, classics and evergreen, international music, regional language melodies and devotional songs from the top music labels.
“Motorola is dedicated to delivering innovative products and unique experiences to people in India,” said Faisal Siddiqui, director of product and solutions, India and South West Asia, Motorola Mobile Devices. “It gives us great pleasure to build on our relationship with Bharti Airtel. Through this alliance, we will complement our strengths to offer consumers a wide choice of rich media content through a simple, easy-to-use service.”
“Airtel is synonymous with music, and in the past we have introduced many innovative services that enable our users to conveniently access music of their choice on their mobile phones,” said Sanjay Gupta, chief marketing officer, Mobile Services, Airtel. “We are delighted to partner with Motorola to bring MOTOMUSIC to the Airtel user. We recognize the intuitive appeal of music and believe that this will further underline our commitment to enrich the experience of all Airtel consumers.”
MOTOMUSIC service is available to all Bharti Airtel subscribers using Airtel Live through GPRS settings on their mobile phones. To activate the service users can SMS FUN to 54321. Users will be charged Rs 20 for full song downloads and video clips, whereas
ringtones and wallpapers are priced at Rs.15.