Countries like Australia, the US and UK have already got used to the Mobile TV application on their phones. Now its time for India to get acquainted to this long-awaited application and Telecom operator Mahanagar Telephone Nigam (MTNL) expects this latest application to arrive on their network by June this year.
MTNL is currently conducting field tests of the Mobile TV on the phones and boasts about featuring 21 channels on their network. MTNL who has ruled the landline phone zone for ages till now had stepped into the mobile industry with their esteemed Dolphin and Trump subscriptions. Now with the addition of Mobile TV on their networks, the carrier can flash off their collars to introduce the most awaited application by next month.
MTNL executive director J Gopal said, “We have tied up with a technology partner, who is carrying out the field trials. We would provide 21 channels.”
Apart from the Mobile TV, MTNL has already launched the Express Alert service for their Dolphin and Trump customers who can receive updates on astrology, cricket scores, news and stocks. If things go as per the plan, MTNL will be first one to introduce the Mobile TV for India.