Nigeria: Startimes Launches New M50 Mobile TV Phone

Technology & Convergence

As part of the activities put in place to better connect Nigerian consumers, StarTimes, one of the leading pay digital TV providers in Nigeria, has unveiled StarTimes M50 Mobile TV Phone and the launch of its free door-to-door service. The company has also unveiled its plans to invest N15billion and create 8,000 jobs in the market.

Its Mobile Director, Mr. Song Wei; said the new M50 Mobile TV Phone has better features of 3.2 resistive touch screens, QVGA resolution that brings a distinctive visual experience adding that the latest mobile TV phone comes with dual SIM for easy communication with two Networks.

According to Wei other features of the StarTimes M50 includes battery life with ultra-long standby time (1400 mah battery), and supports many exciting functions of MP3, FM radio, Multimedia, Bluetooth, Facebook, Opera mini and lots more all at an affordable price of 11,900 with 3months subscription.

Also, the Public Relations Manager Mr. Anetor Rete, said the M50 is a new way of offering StarTimes subscribers a new experience. He said subscribers could also watch the African Cup of Nations 2013 on M50 mobile TV phone. "You can also watch the African cup of nations and many more ultimate entertaining channels. The clear vivid Images and amazing smooth visual experience will help you enjoy stunning 12 Digital TV Channels to its fullest which includes Eurosport news, Aljazeera, BBC News, FOX, NTA24 (News, sport), Kungfu etc. This mobile service is only opened for those in Lagos and Abuja environs," he said.

Meanwhile, in a step ahead of its competition, StarTimes affirms that as a caring brand with great aspiration of ensuring quality digital TV experience for its subscribers, it has provided a door-to-door after sales service

"This unveils the originality and selfless service of the brand as its major concern is not just to provide digital television experience, but also show care and give needed support to its users, the door-to-door after sales duties include; outdoor antennal installation to subscribers on purchase of the decoder, product usage, technical assistance and other services required to be delivered."

At no extra charge, the door-to- door Service Supervisor, Mr Francis Ochokwunu, affirms, "on purchase of the decoder, the business hall managers or sales rep at our business outlets will find out and inform you if your location needs an outdoor antenna and contact the nearest Door to Door service agent whose contact will be pasted on your decoder as a sticker to help you with the Installation at no extra cost at all.

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