Pantech along with Tata Indicom has introduced the Pantech Slider PA-715SC handset.
The Pantech PA-715SC features a 65K color LCD screen, 1000 phonebook entries, built-in VGA Camera, Multimedia Messaging support, Animated Ringers, Internet access and BREW platform, through which users can download entertainment and productivity applications to personalize their handsets. The handset is available with Tata Indicom for Rs.7,999; with a range of Tata Indicom tariff plans on Postpaid and Prepaid products. It is available across India through retail outlets where Tata Indicom mobile phones are exhibited including all Tata Indicom True Value Hubs, Shoppes and Express.
In addition, Tata Indicom has also announced an EMI scheme for those keen on going in for the PA-715SC. Customers in select circles can buy the handset with an upfront payment of Rs. 3,499 and an EMI of Rs. 300 for 18 months.
“The Indian handset market is not only one of the fastest growing handset market in the world, but also the most demanding market today. Pantech is focused on making this market more exciting for consumers by bringing in the latest and cutting edge products in terms of design and technology,” said Keon C. Kim, senior vice president, Overseas Marketing, Pantech Group.
The PA-715SC phone comes with a 1000Mah battery to give the consumer uninterrupted service on a single full battery charge.
Vinayak Deshpande, President Enterprise & HNI Business Unit, Tata Teleservices Limited, said, “At Tata Indicom we are committed to offer our customers the most innovative and customer friendly service at an unmatched cost. The launch of Pantech Slider in association with Pantech is our endeavor to offer the youth a convenient and affordable way to go mobile.”
He continued, “Our consistent growth across regions is a testament of our efforts to make mobile telephony affordable and convenient to suit the needs of our customers across all segments. We are delighted to partner with Pantech to bring the latest in mobile telephony to our subscribers and are confident that the new offer will open up a new high usage segment.”