29.09.15 Max announces the launch of voice services
Voicer is the first mobile voice for Bulgaria, which is charging the calls by the second.
The mobile telecommunications operator Max has launched its voice services in Bulgaria. The company presented the first next generation mobile solution in Bulgaria for voice transfer through mobile Internet with a Bulgarian mobile number. “Voicer” is a software application for voice, video and text through the super-fast 4G LTE network of Max, as well as through other available internet connections – 3G and WiFi.
Voicer is a prepaid service, which is used for smartphones or tablets with Android and Apple iOS. The application is used with a Max number (starting with +359 999) or with a number ported from another Bulgarian operator. Through Voicer connection is possible with any mobile and fixed number is Bulgaria and any phone in Bulgaria can call the Max numbers. The service is not bound by a long-term contract or monthly fees, only a starter pack is enough to start making calls, which can be recharged at any time. The Voicer Starter pack includes 5 lev for calls and 1000 MB of internet traffic (included without charge). Talks within the Voicer network are unlimited while calls to all other mobile and fixed networks in Bulgaria cost only 0.05 lev/min. What is more, all the calls are charged by the second, which makes the service more transparent and further more reduces the average cost of the calls. After expiration of the included minutes for calls or data traffic, the service can be reloaded with several different packages.
In addition to standard voice features, Voicer users can communicate unlimited between each other with video calls, online chat with text, sending of photos, video and recorded messages. The app can be used on up to 5 devices from one user (with one number) regardless of the type of internet connection - 4G, WiFi or 3G. It is available in Google Play Store and Apple App Store as well.
Neycho Velichkov, CEO of Max, said: “We are extremely happy about this milestone in our development, and in the development of the market as a whole. We have introduced a revolutionary product that uses our technology capabilities to provide an innovative next generation voice, video and texting service, the first of its kind on the market. We also offer something that no other mobile operator on the market does – voice calls charged by the second, thus providing transparent and fair treatment of each customer.”
Max is a new generation operator, which offers voice and high-speed mobile Internet services. The first commercially available 4G LTE network includes 34 of the biggest cities and vacation resorts in the country, or around 60% of the urban population.