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SingTel Announces BlackBerry Service Plans For Youths
BlackBerry Flexi Youth Plans from $48/month, first to offer bundled data and talktime
Exclusive youth benefits like free unlimited SMS, outgoing calls from campus and army camps
Singapore Telecommunications today announced that it will introduce the first BlackBerry service plans for youths in Singapore called BlackBerry Flexi Youth and BlackBerry Flexi Value Youth Plans, The new plans, available from 26 March cater specially to students and Full-time National Servicemen (NSFs).
The plans are ideal for youths who want to be connected while on the go. The comprehensive BlackBerry service plans offer free incoming calls, up to 200 minutes of outgoing talktime and 15GB of data. In addition, BlackBerry Flexi Youth Plans come with free unlimited SMS and free outgoing calls from 37 tertiary institutions and 11 army camps. Students and NSFs can now enjoy instant access to their emails, online messaging, and internet surfing on the go. BlackBerry Flexi Youth and Flexi Value Youth plans are priced at S$48.00 and S$68.00 a month* respectively, and are the most affordable BlackBerry service plans for youths.
"Youths today are driven by success, always on the go and seek a powerful mobile device to manage all their communication needs affordably. BlackBerry smartphones offer reliable 'push' email and the popular BlackBerry Messenger feature allows youths to stay connected, conveniently, 24/7," said Ms. Sarah Chua, SingTel’s Vice President of Consumer Marketing.
“Youths will rejoice at the irresistible BlackBerry Flexi Youth Plans as it packs a punch with its high data bundle, free unlimited SMS, and free calls from campus and army camps, all at one compelling price. SingTel’s innovative and comprehensive plans enable youths to enjoy a carefree BlackBerry smartphone experience without worrying about high bills,” added Ms. Chua.
Customers can connect their BlackBerry smartphones to up to 10 supported POP3/IMAP email accounts, including popular web-based email services like Yahoo! Mail, Hotmail and Gmail. They can also communicate easily with friends while on the move with BlackBerry Messenger and other popular instant messaging (IM) services such as Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger and Google Talk. The plan also allows customers to download and view attachments, send SMS and MMS, and enjoy WAP access via IDEAS.
|BlackBerry Flexi Youth (NEW)||BlackBerry Flexi Value Youth (NEW)|
|Local Bundled Data
|Free local outgoing talktime
|Free local SMS
|Free incoming calls|