In a clever twist of capabilities, Vodafone and OnMobile has launched a facebook application through which subscribers can discover and share Callertunes. The application is called 'Vodafone Callertune share'. The application allows you to search and browse through song recommendations, to preview or listen to the song and to set the song as your caller tune all right within facebook itself! The application also allows you to share the callertune that you love with your friends and family in the facebook. You can check out what caller tunes your friends are using and can use the same too...This application cleverly brings the social aspect to the caller tunes. To start using this application, customers need to register their Vodafone mobile numbers on the facebook application. But be warned that normal callertune charges are still applicable.
Vodafone Callertune Share Features:
• Search for your favorite Callertune by Song Name, Movie or Artist
• Listen to an 8 sec preview to ensure you are picking the right Callertune.
My Recommendation –
• Check out Callertunes recommended specially for you and set your favourite one directly on facebook!
My Friend’s Music –
• See what Callertunes your friends have and Copy the one that you like in just one easy click!
Promote Song –
• Discovered a great song? Recommend it to your friends by posting it on your wall! Your friends can set that song as their Callertune in just one easy click!
Profile Info –
• Manage your Callertunes subscription. See which song you have set for which callers and modify them.
Full Press Release:
Vodafone brings Callertunes to Facebook!
Now set, share and copy your favourite callertunes on Facebook
Bangalore, February, 21 2011: Vodafone Essar Ltd, one of India’s leading cellular service providers, announced the launch of “Vodafone Callertune share”, a Callertune application on Facebook. ‘Vodafone Callertune share’ is a first of its kind application through which Vodafone customers can search for, Preview and Set their Callertune on Facebook and post it to their wall to let their friends share the music they love. Vodafone is the first telecom operator to launch this unique product.
Through Vodafone Callertune share, powered by partner Onmobile global Ltd Vodafone customers can search for their favourite songs from a bank of 3.5 lakh songs across Bollywood, Regional and International genres and also browse through personalized song recommendations. They can hear the song and set it as their Callertune which will automatically be shared with their friends on their Facebook wall. Customers can also see what Callertunes their friends have and Copy their favorite ones. They can also recommend Callertunes to friends though this application and allow them to copy the Callertunes by simply clicking the post on the wall.
Using this application comes at no extra costs to the customers and helps them celebrate their interests and love for music with friends on a social platform. To start using this application, customers need to register their Vodafone mobile numbers on the facebook application ‘Vodafone Callertune share’. Only the standard subscription of Callertunes apply.
At the launch of the application, BP Singh, CEO, Vodafone Karnataka said, “Music is something that is enjoyed by everyone and Callertunes are an individual’s way of expressing their passion for music. ‘Vodafone Callertune share’ extends the Callertune services onto Facebook enabling our customers to activate and recommend songs to their friends, all from the comfort of their social network page. We have more than a million fans on facebook and they will surely enjoy this service. This is the first time a telecom operator is launching such a unique service for its customers and we will continue to provide such exciting services through the year”