LAS VEGAS, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -. Embarq Corporation (NYSE: EQ) announced today that EMBARQ(TM) Dial Me! Tunes(SM), a new service that allows landline phone customers to purchase and download unique ringers for their callers to hear, is now available in Southern Nevada.
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EMBARQ(TM) Dial Me! Tunes(SM) is another innovation from EMBARQ that builds on the popularity of personalized ringers by allowing individuals to replace the standard home phone ring tone their callers hear with a personalized audio clip including music, jokes or inspirational sayings. Customers can customize ringers based on who is calling, time-of-day, day-of- week, holiday, birthday and more.
EMBARQ is the first communications company in the United States to offer its home phone customers a ring back tones service.
"EMBARQ Dial Me! Tunes gives our customers a unique and entertaining way to greet callers," said David Emerson, product development manager. "This service is a great example of the innovation that EMBARQ is bringing to our home phone customers."
For a monthly recurring charge of $3.99 for one ringer, customers can choose from thousands of tunes. Additional ringers can be purchased from embarq.com for a charge of $.99 to $1.99 each, depending on the type of audio clip. Clips expire 90 days from the purchase date. Customers will need access to the Internet to manage their account and to order additional ringers.
Customers can call 702-254-5454 to hear a sample of EMBARQ(TM) Dial Me! Tunes(SM). Customers calling this local number will hear tunes from the jukebox feature, an optional tool which allows users to rotate songs so each caller will hear a different tune.
Southern Nevada customers can go to http://embarq.com/dialmetunes to find out more about EMBARQ(TM) Dial Me! Tunes(SM).
EMBARQ (NYSE: EQ), headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, offers a complete suite of common-sense communications services. The company has approximately 20,000 employees and operates in 18 states. EMBARQ, which is expected to rank among the Fortune 500, is included in the S&P 500.
For consumers, EMBARQ offers an innovative portfolio of services that includes reliable local and long distance home phone service, high-speed Internet, wireless, and satellite TV from DISH Network(R) -. all on one monthly bill.
For businesses, EMBARQ has a comprehensive range of flexible and integrated services designed to help businesses of all sizes be more productive and communicate with their customers. This service portfolio includes integrated local voice and data services, long distance, Business Class DSL, wireless, enhanced data network services, voice and data communication equipment and managed network services.
EMBARQ believes that by focusing on the communities the company serves and by employing common sense and practical ingenuity, it is able to provide customers with a committed partner, dedicated customer service and innovative products for work and home. For more information, visit http://embarq.com .
SOURCE Embarq Corporation