Cell C has unveiled its first branded handset, retailing at R499.00.

The Cell C F250 includes sophisticated features like an MP3 player, Java applications and games, 2MP camera and video recorder, 15MB on-board memory and an integrated Web browser with pre-loaded shortcuts to Facebook and YouTube for easy upload of pictures and videos.
Cell C’s executive head of marketing, Simon Camerer says the company is providing customers from all income groups the opportunity to have access to fast and affordable voice and data communications.
“In addition to the handset, customers will also receive 200Mb of data, 50 on-net minutes and 100 SMSs once-off, when they activate their Cell C Welcomepack Sim Card."
Camerer said the handset, which is manufactured by Huawei, is UMTS900 compatible which will provide faster data speeds as it runs on Cell C’s HSPA+ 900/2100 network.