-Launch Reliance NetConnect Broadband embedded with new Acer Netbook
-Inbuilt Reliance NetConnect Broadband Service does away with need of an external device in Acer’s Elegant Solution for Internet Connectivity
-Offers Broadband speeds of upto 3.1 Mbps across 66 cities in India
In their endeavor to promote PC and Internet penetration in the country, Reliance Communications and Acer today announced the launch of a path-breaking Netbook with Embedded Wireless Broadband connectivity. The new Internet Connectivity solution jointly devised by Acer and Reliance Communications for the Indian market will eliminate the need of plugging any external device for internet access. Acer’s latest Netbook, Aspire One532h, will come with inbuilt Reliance Netconnect Broadband Plus services offering high speed connectivity of upto 3.1 Mbps across 66 Indian cities.
Speaking during the launch, Mr. S Rajendran, Chief Marketing Officer, Acer India, opined, “The Indian market has been displaying a tremendous appetite for mobile connectivity in the form of Netbooks and Notebooks. This gets a further fillip with Acer’s embedded broadband Netbook with a multitude of attendant benefits like longer battery-life, convenience, tighter integration, security and lower TCO. A new category has been pioneered by Acer, and as has been its wont, this first-to-market initiative would further turbo-charge our growth in the Indian market”.
Speaking after announcing the Initiative Mr. R Swaminathan, Hub Head – Karnataka Circle, Reliance Communications said “Reliance has taken the lead in bringing innovations in the mobile data space. Each of these innovations has successfully met specific needs of our customers and this has resulted in significant growth in our mobile data business”. “Now, by collaborating with a leading giant in laptops, Acer, we are taking the innovation to a new level whereby the customer will experience even more convenience”.
Competitively priced at Rs.19,499/- (taxes and levies extra), the Acer Aspire One532h comes with 2 months of complimentary usage of integrated and inbuilt Reliance NetConnect Broadband Plus worth Rs 2198, making it the most affordable option in the current marketplace. The Netbook is optimized for running rich media / heavy applications like Video Conferencing, Video Streaming, Electronic Surveillance, Online Multi-player games and heavy file transfers.
The embedded broadband netbooks will offer high speed data connectivity upto 3.1 Mbps across 66 cities and speeds upto 156 Kbps across 25000 towns and 6 lakh Indian villages on Reliance’s state-of-the-art CDMA network.
With its dominant market share and high end technological capabilities on the CDMA platform, Reliance Mobile has been connecting millions of users across India. The vast reach of Reliance Mobile’s CDMA network will allow customers to access their professional and personal data on their Acer embedded broadband notebooks across the country and at never before speeds.