Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Mobile Data Backup service

No more worries about losing the important data stored on your phone. With our Data Backup service you can keep a safe copy of your contacts, calendar entries, messages, photos, videos, music and ringtones. Safeguard yourself against theft, accidental damage or loss of your mobile.

Backups can be done at any time, you can also setup automatic backups at regular intervals. You can access your stored data using a secure website on your PC or through your mobile. Restoring your data to any phone, new or old, is quick and easy.

The Data Backup service also means you can lock a phone if it is stolen and then wipe the data from it remotely, rendering it useless to the thief.

The service costs AED 10 a month, with no charges for uploading data (unless you are outside the UAE). The Data Backup service is available on most handsets, check out the compatibility list here to be sure.

To subscribe simply send an SMS containing “r backup” to 1010, or call 125. More information is available on our website: or by calling 101.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

iPhone 4 price plans

The news you have all been waiting for...

*As per fair usage policy up to 2GB

Prices are based on a 1 year contract.

More good news. We will soon be announcing tailor made options for existing iPhone 3G/3GS postpaid subscribers who would like to upgrade to iPhone 4.

The iPhone 4 requires a special SIM, different from the ones used in other mobile devices. This is called a microSIM. When you buy your iPhone 4 you can choose whether to exchange your current SIM for a microSIM or use the microSIM as a secondary SIM card.

Visit your nearest Etisalat store from Saturday September 25 to get your iphone 4 and then tell us about your new iphone on Twitter: @etisalatUAE.

Sunday, September 19, 2010

iPhone 4 coming to the UAE on September 25th

We are bringing the much anticipated iPhone 4 to the UAE from the 25th September.

The iPhone 4 features a stunning Retina display, 5MP camera and HD video recording. It’s the thinnest Smartphone available on the market and comes with IOS 4, the most advanced mobile operating system.

The iPhone 4 offers 40 percent longer battery life and access to over 200,000 apps, including the specially built iMovie.

Prices will be available over the coming days. Stay posted for more information.