Memories in the cloud with 'Capture App'

Press Release:

Telenor Myanmar has launched Capture App by Telenor Digital, which will automatically save photos and videos on your phone for free to cloud backup.

October 26, 2015, Yangon – On the 20th Net Monday edition, Telenor Myanmar Limited (Telenor) has launched cloud service based app called ‘Capture App' by Telenor Digital.

‘Capture app’, the company’s first global service, is an application that provides online storage to save securely, view and share photos and videos from the devices via Global cloud infrastructure. The app was first launched in Norway, Malaysia and Thailand markets and has quickly gained popularity, receiving 4.5 star rating in the App Store and Google Play, higher than all other comparable cloud services.

‘Capture’ lets the customers back up the pictures and videos in a safe way by offering secure online storage. On top of 2 GB basic free storage, Telenor Myanmar Customers can now save all the memories on their smartphone, tablets, cameras, PC and MAC to the cloud of extra Free 20 GB storage. Users can view saved photos and videos anytime, on any device, from anywhere through Internet in a structured timeline format. Users can also securely share stored media with friends via social media or email in a fun, creative manner through ‘Capture’s unique “Create a Story” feature.

"You can think capture as a virtual memory stick which is never broken and cannot be stolen, so you can use this with piece of mind to back-up your memories" - says Arne.

“Taking photos is one of our favourite activities right now and mobile phones have become No. 1 device for capturing our precious memories. ‘Capture’ syncs your photos and videos from phone so you do not need to worry about losing your memories if you lose or change phone. This helps you to free up a lot of space on your phone. You can also save your snapshots from all your other devices as well so that everything is safe in one place, the Telenor Cloud. By signing up in capture app, Telenor users get extra 20 GB free storage on cloud, which is highest among all comparable world class cloud services; and All you need is a Telenor SIM card,” said PetterFurberg, CEO of Telenor Myanmar.

Non-Telenor customers can download ‘Capture app’ and get 2GB storage space with respective data charges from other operators. Telenor Myanmar customers, however, get to enjoy extra 20GB(total 22GB) free storage until the end of 2016.

‘Capture' is available for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets through the App Store and Google Play, or at for direct download of APK file for Android. Telenor users can simply type capture and send to 500 to get download link of capture app.

About Net Monday

Net Monday is a monthly activity initiated by Telenor Myanmar to promote its ‘Internet for All’ mission and enhance opportunities enabled by mobile connectivity. In each Net Monday, Telenor facilitates a rich dialogue on topics relevant to the growing digital and online community. Each event brings together a panel of local and international subject matter experts to discuss and debate specific topics of interest to local programmers, web designers, bloggers, developers, technical experts, and representatives from local or international Internet and technology companies. Telenor has hosted Net Monday events in Yangon, Mandalay, Magwe and Bago, following Telenor’s mobile rollout areas. This has included Net Monday events at Dagon University, Mandalay University, Bago University, Magwe University and Mhawbi Technological University, Pathein University.

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