Sony Ericsson puts DiGiMusic Play on new smartphones

Staff writer
telecomasia.net
DiGi Telecommunications is offering the Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman phone in Metallic Red as part of an exclusive arrangement with the phone manufacturer.
 
It will be pre-loaded with Malaysia's first music download app, DiGiMusic Play and bundled with DG Smart Plan 68.
 
Retailed at RM799 ($266), DiGi Postpaid customers can purchase the phone at only RM99 ($33) if they subscribe to the DG Smart Plan 68 for 24 months. As a salute to all things music, customers will also receive limited edition metallic red MS450 portable stereo speakers, the DiGiMusic Play app pre-loaded into the Walkman phone and a free 12-month subscription to the music service.

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