Tuesday, 14 April 2009

NTT Com introduces flat-rate MVNO offering – Japan

NTT Com, a unit of Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp (NTT), has introduced a flat-rate tariff plan for secure mobile broadband Internet access using the NTT DoCoMo’s HSDPA network. The service, which NTT Com will provide as an MVNO, will be expanded through partnerships in a number of fields for increased compatibility with telemetering systems.

NTT Com is offering two flat-rate plans – Mobile Flat Plan (already launched) and Mobile W Flat Plan (to be launched in September 2009). Under the Mobile Flat plan, users will have to pay JPY 4,980 (USD 49.624) per month, while Mobile W Flat Plan will cost between JPY 2,480 (USD 24.712) and JPY 5,630 (USD 56.101), depending on the usage level.