Essar Telecom Kenya’s (ETK) yuMobile has unveiled affordable entry level BlackBerry service plans in the market as it launched its BlackBerry services for its 2.8 million subscribers.
The BlackBerry solution brings together smartphones, software and services to allow easy wireless access to email and messaging, social networking, phone, organizer, web, multimedia and other mobile business and lifestyle applications. The addition of BlackBerry services to the network will enable subscribers to easily access e-mail, phone, text messaging, Internet, organizer and corporate data applications from a single, integrated device.
As a special offer, yuMobile is giving away two months free subscription on the BB complete plan upon purchase of a brand new device from its retail centres.
“We are launching with some very competitive offers, and in keeping with our promise of giving value for money to our subscribers, today we present the most affordable entry level option in the market for the BlackBerry service,” said yuMobile country manager Madhur Taneja.
yuMobile will initially offer the BlackBerry Bold 9900, Bold 9780, Curve 8520 and Torch 9800 to customers on their network. The handsets will not be locked to the network and customers will choose from eight distinct plans listed below.
|BIS monthly||KES 999|
|BIS Daily||KES 50|
|BB Complete Monthly||KES 499|
|BB Complete daily||KES 20|
|BB Social Monthly||KES 400|
|BB Social daily||KES 15|
|Bold 9900||KES 58,999|
|Bold 9780||KES 36,999|
|Curve 8520||KES 17,999|
|Torch 9800||KES 52,999|
NB:The above devices come loaded with 2 months free subscription to BB Complete Plan