Oman Mobile has commercially launched its HSPA network. The company has also unveiled a series of new tariff plans and data packages, including an unlimited mobile broadband offer for OMR1.00 (US$2.60) per day. Customers have a choice of two mobile broadband modems: the Huawei E180 priced at OMR65.00 and the Bandluxe C120 at RO59.00. Initially, Oman Mobile provides 3.5G network coverage in the Muscat governorate, which will be extended to include all parts of the Sultanate in the near future.
Thousands of Oman Mobile customers now enjoy the services provided by the latest 3.5G network launched by Oman Mobile Telecommunications Company on the First of March.
The Senior Manager Planning & Performance at Oman Mobile Ali Mustafa Al-Lawati said, "The Great demand on 3.5G services by Oman Mobile customers is a bright indication of the success of these services in the local market, especially as hundreds of customers flock to the company’s counters all over the Sultanate to purchase the new modems. This is excellent news for us and shows that customers appreciate the advantages of these services especially when it comes to speed and coverage. In addition to our fast selling modems, our customers can communicate with their families and friends in a more interactive way through video calls. Since the launch of video calls, our network has managed successfully to connect thousands of video calls enabling our customers to stay connected in more than one way.” Ali Al-Lawati stated that the SIZZLIN3.5G offer unveiled by Oman Mobile gave Hayyak customers the opportunity to surf the Internet and enjoy all other advanced services for 24 hours for RO1 only. This is an unparalleled offer in the local market, he added.
Ali Al-Lawati said, "Oman Mobile's 3.5G network now provides the opportunity to customers to interact with their friends and family members through video calls, wherever they are.
The new network of Oman Mobile enables customers to surf the internet at high speeds, enjoy watching and downloading action films, follow up the news, listen to popular music and play their preferred games 24 hours a day. They also can make unlimited chats for very competitive and unparalleled rates. It is an EXCITIN3.5G experience for those who would like enjoy these services.
He said, "Oman Mobile customers can send an SMS bearing number 141 to number 90015, or call number *141# in order to enjoy the service, which is available on mobile phones, and laptops or through wireless modem or routers.
Ali Al lawati concluded by mentioning that this unlimited offer for wireless internet, which extends to 7 May 2009, has already received great demand from thousands ofcustomers who prefer to surf the Internet through their laptops. They can now navigate the internet at very high speeds wherever they are, in the café, by the beach, or even in the desert. This is all possible because Oman Mobile network covers more than 97% of the populated areas of the Sultanate.
More information about this interesting offer can be found on www.omanmobile.om/3.5G or by calling the call center on 1234.