Delhi: Nokia today announced the launch of its special
service Gift-a-Tone for its customers.
an objective to applaud the festive mood of people,
Gift-a-Tone will allow Nokia mobile phone users to gift
innovative ring tones, picture messages and screen icons
to their family and friends. This service will be available
to Hutch, Orange, AirTel and BPL mobile subscribers.
will enable Nokia mobile phone users to SMS ring tones,
picture messages and operator logos of their choice
to their friends using a short code of 5555. This facility
is available on both on web and SMS space. Further more
from the web site, users can also gift ring tones online
up to 10 friends at a time. The customers can gift the
ring tones, picture messages and screen icons from their
handsets as well through simple procedure as mentioned.
and send to 5555, the content will be gifted to the
number with a thank you message "this ring tone
is gifted to you by 98xxxxxxxx." The sender will
get a delivery report as soon as the ring tone is delivered.
The service will be available at a nominal cost of Rs
10 for monophonic ring tones and Rs 15.90 for a polyphonic
downloads. This unique offer will be valid till 5 November
Nokia Mobile Phones India managing director Sanjeev
Sharma: "Gift-a-Tone is an extension of Nokia''s
efforts to delight its customers with utmost value addition.
In view of considering the splendid response we have
received towards entertainment and personalised services
launched earlier, our new service will be yet another
discovery. With the launch of this new service, Nokia
aims to deliver ease of use, versatility, innovativeness
and style to its mobile phone users."