Honduras and Oslo, Norway – November 23, 2009
Following the recent announcement that TIGO Guatemala is distributing a tailored version of Opera Mini, today TIGO Honduras officially announced they have also picked up the moblie browser to offer mobile Web browsing to their subscribers.
TIGO Honduras will now preinstall select handsets with Opera Mini, as well as allow users to download the customized mobile Web browser over the air from TIGO’s WAP portal, wap.tigo.com.hn, and operamini.com. Opera Mini for TIGO Honduras will feature Spanish menus and customized bookmarks.
Opera Mini for TIGO Honduras is localized to the enhance the region’s mobile browsing experience. Subscribers will be able to access TIGO’s content portals with one click as well as popularly visited sites such as hi5.com, facebook.com, hotmail.com and prensa.hn.
“We are thrilled to have Opera Mini enhance our mobile experiences with a Web browser that is personalized for every user,” says Carlos Dermith, Value Added Services Manager, TIGO Honduras.
“We are very excited to expand our reach in Latin America, where operators such as TIGO Honduras are embracing Opera Mini. We are helping them provide better and more compelling Web services to their customers, on a wide range of mobile phones,” says Jon von Tetzchner, CEO, Opera Software.
Opera Mini users enjoy a desktop-like browsing experience that displays Web pages without compromise. Advanced features such as adaptive zoom make page navigation intuitive on a small screen.
About TIGO Honduras
Please visit: www.tigo.com.hn