BSNL Partners with Detel to Launch Detel D1 Feature Phone at Rs. 499

BSNL Partners with Detel to Launch Detel D1 Feature Phone at Rs. 499


Detel India, an Indian feature phone manufacturer, collaborated with Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) to introduce a feature phone Detel D1. The company provides new bundled offers to users, which they can avail along with a BSNL connection at a price of Rs. 499. The offer has gone live from December 23rd and is available pan India.

The Detel D1 feature phone is the most economical feature phone will be bundled with a BSNL connection for a combined price of Rs. 499. This prepaid pack will offer the customers Rs. 103 worth of talk time, with call rates of 15 paisa per minute for all BSNL to BSNL voice calls. Calls to other networks will be charged at 40 paise per minute. The pack also provides the users’ access to personal ring back tone for 28 days.

Detel D1 Features

  • 44-inch monochrome display
  • Single SIM
  • 650mAh battery
  • Torch light
  • Phonebook
  • FM radio
  • Speaker
  • Vibration mode

“India is one of the only places in the world where feature phones still outsell smartphones. Such phones are preferred by a large population either due to its price or its inherent simplicity. This initiative further propels our ideology to bring communication services in the most cost-effective manner,” said Mr. Yogesh Bhatia, MD, S. G. Corporate Mobility (parent company of Detel) commenting on the partnership.

“We are committed to providing affordable and efficient services to our customers. We aim to strengthen our reach in all the nooks and corners of the country. With this partnership, we aim to tap the untapped section who still feels that owning a phone is a luxury,” said a spokesperson from BSNL Board.