The public telecom major Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) has announced its partnership with IT products company Novatium Solutions to offer low price Novanet PC along with the BSNL broadband connection.It will be a low-end PC(also called a thin-client) capable of running Internet browser and some other basic tasks. “The key factor that will enable broadband penetration is an affordable computing access device and Nova netPC offers the customers to get home a personal computer at just Rs.2,999,” Minister of Communications and IT A. Raja told reporters.
Novatium prices its offerings starting from Rs 2999/- for the netPC with monthly charges starting from Rs. 175 across India. The services comprise of comprehensive computing experience with special emphasis on Internet, gaming, digital entertainment, online education, telephony and business productivity.
As of now, Novatium in alliance with BSNL, has launched its services in the circles that include- Chennai, Tamilnadu, Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Raipur, Dehradun, Lucknow, Ambala, Dimapur, Agartala and Trivandrum.