Wireless carrier to ring in Year of the Rabbit with 99-cent ringtones from Khalil Fong, Fiona Sit and Katy Perry
TORONTO, Jan. 27 /CNW/ - Mobilicity today announced it would mark the
start of the Lunar New Year and celebrate the Year of the Rabbit by
providing its customers with free calling to China, Hong Kong and
Singapore next week.
"We want to give everyone an opportunity to experience unlimited
Mobilicity calling to family and friends in Hong Kong, China and
Singapore for Lunar New Year," said Mobilicity Vice President of
Marketing Sara Moore. "The success of our unlimited long-distance
add-ons has demonstrated that Canadians are looking for more affordable
and convenient ways to call overseas."
The limited-time holiday calling offer is only available to Mobilicity
customers from February 2 - 4, 2011. Mobilicity today also introduced
special savings on some its most popular Asian and mainstream music
Priced at just 99 cents through February 9, 2011, ringtones include:
(To look/seek for the Unicorn): (Fiona Sit)
(Everyday): (Khalil Fong)
(Crescent Moon Bay): FIR
Firework (Katy Perry)
Grenade (Bruno Mars)
For customers looking to personalize their phones with multicultural
content, Mobilicity has a unique, customizable download store with
ringtones and wallpapers featuring Asian and mainstream pop stars. The
download store also provides direct links to overseas Asian news
sources, like Hong Kong's South China Morning Post and Shanghai Daily, as well as local news outlets, such as CTV, The Globe and Mail and Toronto Star. Mobilicity offers more Asian content than any other Canadian carrier.
Providing more value than the Big Three carriers
Unlike Canada's incumbent carriers, which have become known for costly
contracts, credit checks, outrageous extra fees and surprise charges,
Mobilicity provides industry-leading value and the latest
handsets/smartphones on its state-of-the-art 3.5G network. Its
unlimited plans start at just $25/month.
Mobilicity also offers superior value through its global long distance
offerings. Its Unlimited Asia Add-On provides unlimited calling to
China, Hong Kong, India and Singapore when customers add the $20
feature onto any calling plan.
The carrier also offers Multi-Minute Long-Distance Add-Ons, as well as
very competitive pay-per-use long-distance rates to countries, like
China (including Hong Kong), Indonesia, Japan, the Philippines,
Malaysia and South Korea, starting at just two cents per minute.
About Mobilicity (DAVE Wireless)
Mobilicity, Canada's UNLIMITED 3.5G mobile operator, provides nationwide
coverage with unlimited coverage areas to make wireless communications
more affordable and easier to use. Mobilicity's pay-in-advance
unlimited talk, text and data plans ensure 100 percent bill certainty -
without contracts, credit checks or hidden charges. Formerly known as
Data & Audio Visual Enterprises Wireless Inc. (DAVE Wireless), the
company is led by Obelysk, a diversified Canadian holding company, and
Quadrangle Capital Partners, a global investor in the
telecommunications and media sectors with more than $3 billion of
capital under management. In 2010, Mobilicity was named one of Canada's
Top 25 Up and Coming Information & Communication Technology start-ups
by the Branham Group Inc. Further information about Mobilicity can be
found at www.mobilicity.ca.
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