Microsoft Devices Partners with Truecaller to Offer Free Premium Service for Nokia X Users
Microsoft have joined hands with Truecaller, the app which identifies unknown numbers calling you, to provide Nokia X users free premium features of the app. The premium features will be available to all Nokia X users for 90 days, then they will have to pay if they want to continue using the premium features. These features include:
- See who’s viewed your PROFILE
- No advertisements
- 30 contact requests per month to Truecaller members outside of your personal network
This collaboration has been made to improve the telecom services in developing regions such as Pakistan, Morocco, Lebanon, Egypt, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka etc. You can view the entire press release below:
The partnership enables people to use Premium Truecaller features for 90 days; aligns the growth trajectory with Microsoft Devices’ expertise in emerging markets
Karachi – 11th August, 2014: Microsoft Devices today announced its collaboration with Truecaller, the world’s largest verified mobile phone community, for Nokia X smartphones, which would allow people to have access to premium features of Truecaller for 90 days absolutely free. With this tie up, Nokia X users shall benefit with an enhanced Truecaller Premium experience.
Truecaller is a mobile app that helps you in identifying who is calling you; and protects you from unwanted calls. With over 70 million users worldwide, it has an unprecedented uptake in emerging markets. With this Nokia X tie up, Truecaller will be able to amplify it availability and uptake in countries in the MENA region namely, Pakistan, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Earlier this year in February, Microsoft Devices had announced its partnership with Truecaller where the app was available on the Nokia X app store. With this engagement, Nokia X users will avail an enriching experience of Truecaller.
While commenting on the partnership, James Rutherfoord, Vice President, Microsoft Devices North Africa, Levant and Near East said: “Our partnership with Truecaller is a testament of our continued commitment towards development of telecom services in emerging markets. Nokia X users can now avail the remarkable benefits of Truecaller totally free of cost for 90 days, thus augmenting their Nokia X experience manifolds.”
“Microsoft Devices is a trusted and popular brand in emerging markets and we are excited to see the culmination of two popular consumer products that would provide unmatched experience to people in the MENA region. Our partnership with Microsoft Devices will help get closer to our consumers and help them take the right call.” said Kari Krishnamurthy, VP Growth and Partnerships for Asia, Middle East and Africa at Truecaller.
The premium Truecaller application includes an advertisement free Truecaller experience, verification of profile views and 30 contact requests per month.
Download the app now and know whose been calling you!
Nokia Store Download Link: Truecaller
Google Play Store Download Link: Truecaller