Chinese Manufacturer Huawei has today partnered with the Reliance Communications to offer better plans and benefits to its data card users in India. Under the new partnership, Indian telecom service provider will offer 2 GB of free 3G data on Huawei’s new 3G Wi-Fi dongles and 3G Mi-Fi devices.
To avail these benefits, users will have have to activate these dongles with Reliance SIM card Account. After first recharge customers can continue with 3G packs available in their circles.
Huawei Mobi-Fi E5220 can connect with up to 10 WiFi devices at a time. This one touch connect quick start dongle comes with a 1150 mAh battery. The dongle supports HSPA+ 21.6 Mbps DL and HSUPA 5.76 Mbps UL and is available for 4,299 INR.
Huawei Power-Fi E8231data card needs a USB source to create WiFi hotspot. It gives download speed of up to 14.4 Mbps. You can also plug it in your PC and use it as a normal data card as well. This handy data card is available for around 2000 INR in India. Though you can use any SIM card with these devices, the free data offers will be valid only for RCOM SIM cards.
Mr P Sanjeev, Sales Director, Huawei Device India, said: “Our partnership with Reliance Communications is an initiative in the direction of connecting more Indians to the Internet highway. We are happy to associate with Reliance as it provides us with an opportunity to leverage the best of experiences offered by their wide and robust 3G network. Today, people are consuming a lot of content on the go, especially in the form of videos in cars, hotels, at homes & in offices on a variety of connected devices. We are now offering these consumers an opportunity to share the Internet amongs 10 devices in a cost-effective manner.”
Huawei also won ‘India’s Top Data Card Company for the Year 2013-14’ Award at the Annual Cyber Media ICT Awards event. The company claims that it has sold over 1 million data cards over the last 18 months.