Jivi Mobiles has announced its first CDMA phone, the JV C200, bundled with Reliance connection which offers free talk time with it. It is an entry-level phone with very basic features and is available for Rs 1,150. Also Read - Aircel network issues spike rumors of service closure
The candy bar phone lets users save up to 1,500 contacts in the phonebook, and up to 500 SMS in the phone. This apart, users can expand the memory by up to 4GB using a memory card. The Jivi JV C200 features a 1000mAh BL-5C battery, which the company claims would offer up to 4.5 hours of talk time. One can also use it as a modem to access the Internet on other devices.
One can buy the JV C200 with a new Reliance connection to get 1,000 minutes of Reliance to Reliance talk time free for the first three months. Existing subscribers of the operator can buy a JV C200 to get 200 minutes of Reliance to Reliance talk time free, and all local and national SMS messages at a subsidized price of 10 paisa per SMS, for the first three months.