Uninor launches GPRS Services

Uninor_Launches_GPRS_Services  Uninor the Youngest GSM Mobile service operator today announced the launch of  Mobile Internet Services on GPRS for its prepaid subscribers across the all the telecom circles named UP East,UP West, Bihar , Jharkhand, Orissa, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh where its GSM Mobile Service is commercially available today.

Uninor also announced Promotional trial offer for Unlimited FREE Internet browsing which will be available till May 6. Subsequently, GPRS/Data services will be available through a base plan with tariff of 10p per 10kb.

GPRS Tariff Plans-:
Uninor Prepaid customers will also be able to access the service through two GPRS Plans dubbed as myconnect 9 priced at Rs. 9 which will valid for 3 days and allows free browsing upto 60 MB and myconnect 90 priced at Rs. 90 that’s valid for 30 days with 3GB of free browsing.  
For both GPRS plans, usage beyond free data will be charged at 10p per 10kb. Both plans also allow customers free access to popular social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Linked-In.

GPRS Settings-:
Keeping it simple, getting data started will be a single step process. Customers will not need to search and download GPRS settings.All that is done automatically for most handsets, by Uninor’s Automatic Device Setting Server, as soon as a Uninor SIM is inserted into the phone.The system detects the device make and model and automatically sends data settings to the phone. Accept and start surfing.

WAP Portal-:
The “Myuninor WAP portal” is as simple as it gets. Only 6 icons on the homepage with loads of content behind them. The portal loads faster and you don’t waste time and money trying to navigate to what you want.Uninor will be charged at a standard Rs. 5 per MMS. No ‘other’ charges that you cannot see.

Speaking on the Launch of GPRS services, Mr.Olav Sande, Executive Vice-President, Western Hub-Uninor said “We had stated earlier that a lot can be done using the opportunities already available on 2G platforms to offer a good quality data experience and services. We make that start today,”