Sprint based no-contract service ZACT is launched for pre-sale starting today. It is based on Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) and changes the way mobile communication is billed and its parental control gives peace of mind for parents and elders. ZACT gives control to consumers more than usual telecom data packages. The parent company of this service, “ItsOn” aims to change the way of billing.
The Chief Executive and Founder Greg Raleigh said that today with many services customers always get frustrated with billing. He believes to invest a new way to do it. Now with the introduction of ZACT, buying and customizing data plans is in customers’ hand. The billing system is cloud based and works with more than one carrier service. The data plans can be chosen any time a day, even multiple times in one day. The number of messages, number of minutes, GPRS data sets can be of any volume. A new way of billing is to specify one application only is introduced.
To use the service, you have to go through a three step process.
Step 1: You can choose the SMS, Call Duration, GPRS data volume as part of the service along with any custom application to use. A saving plan manager is given along with savings calculator. If you change your plan and the current one is less in fee, the extra one is transacted back to your account. ZACT believes that never overpay for the services you take.
Step 2: Specific software is given to manage your package. After you have customized your package, you have to choose from list of compatible devices.
Step 3: The process to activate the service is far easier. Now you have control of your network, service and billing. Add in features, remove them on the go and choose whatever is best for you. No need to call helpline or wait for a customer service representative on long holds.
Parental controls are built in with the service for your peace of mind. Using ZACT, you can pose the following limits;
- Allow specific applications or restrict few.
- Create a whitelist of contacts to call from the phone. The numbers out of whitelist will not be dialed. Rest assured now with ZACT guarantee.
- The starting price is $4.99. This does not include any voice or data plans. A perfect combination for your kids. As the children grew and their demand increase to call their family in emergency or grandmother, the package can be extended on the fly.