Karbonn Mobiles’ license and distribution agreement will enable the smartphone maker to offer a range of apps via the textWeb app platform on Karbonn phones.

Karbonn phone users will have access to information ranging from academic content, social networking, sports, breaking news, financial tools, games and more, through simple SMS at 50 paise per query or Rs 1 per day for unlimited queries on subscription.

Currently, textWeb has over 11 million Indian users using one or more of the 3500 active apps built by developers and businesses across the country.