LG Mobiles today announced its alliance with Nimbuzz to offer L Series III smartphones with 100 minutes of free international calls to any number the United States of America.
Nimbuzz application enables people to enjoy free and low cost mobile phone calls, free Video Calling, free instant messaging, social networking and other rich communication features using the internet capabilities of the their mobile device.
Nimbuzz has over 150 million users globally and enjoys a current growth rate of over 210,000 new registrations each day or a new Nimbuzz user every second, and an international user footprint of more than 200 countries, covering every corner of the globe.
Vikas Saxena, CEO Nimbuzz, said: “Voice calling is fast changing into an Internet based service from being a telecom one.”
“Their commitment to extending an affordable international calling platform to users will draw maximum value for LG and Nimbuzz. The growing popularity of affordable smartphones from industry players like LG and the increasing adoption of Wi Fi /3G networks will only accelerate this technological shift,” said Amit Gujral, marketing head – LG Mobiles.