The OneTouch Net is the new Tata Docomo co-branded mobile phone by the telecom equipment maker Alcatel, announced a month ago. It is priced at Rs 5,499 and available for both postpaid and prepaid mobile services of Tata Docomo. The handset offers one-touch access to Yahoo! services and Tata Docomo’s ‘Dive In‘ portal. Yahoo!’s services are pre-loaded into the device, enabling consumers to use it with the click of a button.
This is first-of-its kind alliance between a telecom service provider, a device manufacturer and an Internet company on a handset platform—to create a device.
The OneTouch Net phone is coming with a full QWERTY Keypad, Dedicated one-touch keys to Yahoo! homepage and Tata DOCOMO Dive-In, optical trackpad for navigation, communication, and internet services, 2.4-inch display, Internal memory of 80MB which is expandable upto 8GB, Opera mini web browser, 2MP camera,webcam, MP3 player, FM radio, bluetooth 2.0 technology, and lot more. It is available in white-lavender color combination and black-silver color combination.
Yahoo! Mail and Yahoo! Messenger will be lifetime-free for all subscribers on the Tata Docomo network, subscribers visiting the ‘Dive In’ portal will be able to enjoy differentiated services. The OneTouch Net will also provide easy access to Tata Docomo services like My Song, Call Me Tunes, Buddy Chat, My Talkies, Astro Portal, Funzone, Song Book and much more, through customized keys on the OneTouch Net handset.
Yahoo Services Offered
- Yahoo! Home Page: Quick launch to Yahoo! India Home Page by pressing the Yahoo! special key on the phone or seletc the Yahoo! icon from the main menu.
- Yahoo! Mail: Enjoy real time mail to the phone so you are always up to date with your Yahoo! mail.
- Yahoo! Search: Search the web directly from your phone’s home screen with voice enabled Yahoo! search. Simply say out your search words to start searching.
- Yahoo! News: Get the latest news updates on the home screen and also view the full headlines and stories by clicking on the Yahoo! News icon on the main menu.
- Yahoo! Messenger: Message your friends in real-time and keep the conversation going as long as you want.
- Yahoo! Social Plus: It connects you with all your favourite social networks including Facebook, Twitter, Flicker, Youtube and aggregates your friends’ status updates,new photos and posts all together into single place on your phone.
- Yahoo Calender: Get access to your online calender to view your schedule or add any event. Everything is perfectly synchronized with your yahoo! calender in the web.
- Yahoo Address Book: Your contacts’ phone numbers,email addresses and information are always kept in sync with yahoo address book on the web. Flicker[source]
Dive In Services
- Images: Get top quality images for your phone from a wide variety of categories to give your phone a fresh feel everyday.
- Animations: Choose from a wide selection of categories and get fresh animations daily from the Dive in portal.
- SMS Plus: Spice up your text life. Hide your SMS, send timed SMS, send Diet-SMS, add emoticons in your SMS. Simply goto Dive-In Portal and click on SMS+.
- Portfolio Manager: Manage your stock portfolio on your mobile. Get updates on Forex, stocks(BSE/NSE), commodities, IPOs and mutual funds, via SMS/WatchList/Customizable tickers. Simply goto Dive in Portal and start managing your portfolio-smartly.
- M Greetings: Express your feelings on the move with this easy to use service!.
- Games: Get your adrenaline pumping because your favourite sports, hardcore arcade shooters and lots more is right here on Tata Docomo’s Dive In portal.
- Music: For all music lovers, Download from a wide library of Bollywood, Hollywood and regional labels. Your one stop shop for ringtones, mp3 and full tracks.
- Tata DOCOMO Market: It is a one stop shop for downloading interesting applications for use on your handset. Choose from Social Networking, Music, Utilities,Games and more.
- Videos: Get videos on demand on our Dive In Poral ranging from the latest blockbusters to all time favourites from all genres.
Tata DOCOMO- Alcatel One Touch Net