MTS mTag 3.1 & MTS Livewire Low Cost Android Phones Launched

MTS India has launched Android based smartphones in the Indian market priced under Rs 5000. With the evergrowing Android industry in India, Android phones are getting more and more popular and launching phones at a very low budget like this makes the competition much more tight and interesting and takes Android to the masse.s

Two phones, the MTS mTag 3.1 and MTS LiveWire have been launched today and both the devices support EVDO Connectivity. EVDO or 3x technology is the 3G equivalent on CDMA and provides high speed internet services like live streaming and others on smartphones. Both the MTS phones come with a Live Television application from MTS pre-installed on them. MTS India also will offer bundled packages with free talktime, SMS Subscriptions and Data packages.

MTS mTag 3.1

MTS mTag 3.1

The mTag is basically a Huawei C8511 with an MTS branding and a 2.8 inch capacitive display and has a resolution of 240×320 pixels. The mTag is based on Qualcomm’s 600Mhz Snapdragon processors and also has a 3.2 Megapixel display. It runs on Android Froyo 2.2

MTS Livewire

MTS LiveWire

The LiveWire is ZTE’s N600 and comes with a 2.8 inch capacitive display with a resolution of 240×320 pixels. The LiveWire also supports EVDO based high speed internet access and comes with Android Froyo 2.2 and a 3 Megapixel camera.

With such cheap Android devices coming in the market, and a lot of region specific and MTS operator specific apps, Android is surely reaching to the masses as the numbers are expanding rapidly.

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  • Pakku2007

    Please upload clear photo of mobile

  • AMan

    What is the battery life for MTS mtag…?

  • akHIL

    i am thinking of buying mts mtag is it worth?

    • Pradeep Neela

      yes you can buy it!

  • Nitin

    Mts mtag is awesm fone fnds
    Aankh bandh kar ke lel lo yaar
    Its awesome

  • Ranjay

    can we use Tata indicome or reliance cdma sim in this mobile???

  • Dipen Kadam

    I`m planning to buy Mtag, is it good decision?
    what abt phone and its tariff plans ??

    • Pradeep Neela

      yes you can go with it! its a decent phone in cdma

  • Anuj Khatri

    I want to update its OS to 2.3 (Gingerbread) or higher version of android.

    How can i do so ,pls assist

    • Pradeep Neela

      we will come up with an update very soon!


    I tried your suggestion result is same . MTS is fooloing people with thier cheap products I called their customer service but their was no response from past two weeks.

    They were not even ready to lodge the complaint .

    ITS a PATHEATIC PHONE my ADVISE don’t buy it. waste of money


    Battery life pathetic not runs for half a day

    Battery life pathetic not runs for half a day

    • quazer

      u can turn off application running at backend it would save battery for the android set moreover android sets get same battery life..

  • yuvraj singh

    can we get in unlocked and use another sim such as aircel, docomo etc?????

    • NeaL Pradeep

      no not as of now!

    • NeaL Pradeep

      its a cdma handset, as of now there is no unlock trick!

  • Adarsh

    Can i use other sim like airtel in this phone and enjoy all the features or will it work only with mts sim?

    • NeaL Pradeep

      no, you can’t use airtel sim as its a GSM Sim!

  • vignesh

    any body can tell me about Livewire features and it is worthable to buy this? how it works/

    • Yogesh Patel

      Its well and good for the price it has got.

    • Yash

      Dont even think to buy this junk….

  • akash

    Can it have live homescreen

    • Yogesh Patel

      We have no idea about that.