Orange Launches 'Libon' an All-in-One Communication App: Free HD Calls, Messaging and Personalized Visual Voicemail

   Orange Launches 'Libon' an All-in-One Communication App: Free HD Calls,
                 Messaging and Personalized Visual Voicemail

  PR Newswire

  PARIS, November 22, 2012

PARIS, November 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Name:   Libon (available for iOS on the App Store)

Quick Pitch:   Libon - the most innovative and useful all-in-one
communications app that will change the way you communicate with the people
that matter

Key features:   3 in 1  Free HD  calls,  Text  messages, and smart
personalized  visual voicemail   - on any network 

Orange today launched Libon, a free iOS communication app available in 90
countries. Libon enables users to make free High Definition voice calls, send
text messages and create personalized voicemails all from one simple-to-use
app. Libon works on any network. Libon will be available on Android in early

Free HD calls

Libon users will enjoy completely free high quality voice calls between Libon
users, wherever they are, in the same country or on the other side of the

Your contacts only need to download Libon for free from the App Store to begin
enjoying free HD crystal clear calls between each other, all you need is 3G or
Wi-Fi connections.

Free messages

Libon's instant messaging is as easy to use as SMS.

Conversations - not just calls

For each of your contacts, Libon summarizes your recent conversations, pulling
into one place instant messaging, calls, and voicemails so you can have
insightful contextual communications.

Best personalized voicemail: make your callers feel special

Libon's voicemail offers advanced features including customized greetings for
individuals or groups, and text transcription of voicemails*.

You don't speak the same way to your partner, your family, your colleagues or
your customers so Libon lets you sort your contacts into groups, each group
hearing a different greeting message. Callers are recognized by their name and
even receive your location, if part of a trusted group. Greetings may
integrate your last tweet or Facebook status to dynamically update the
greeting message*.

For when it's not convenient, there's no need to listen to voice messages,
Libon converts voice messages to text. And with Libon you don't even have to
record greetings, just type them in Libon and choose a voice from our voice

Never lose anything

Contacts, conversations, messages - everything is saved and synched in our
cloud. Lost your phone? Just download Libon on your new handset and find
everything in its place.


A free version of Libon is available with free HD calls and text messaging
between Libon users, a visual voicemail with greetings customization for up to
3 different contacts or groups of contacts, Text-to-speech functionality*,
voicemails transcription for Libon contact messages*, iPhone and email
notification of missed voicemails received, etc….

…or upgrade to Premium

In all 90 countries, users can opt for the Premium option. This in-app
subscription provides unlimited customized greetings, full-length
transcription of all voicemail messages*, unlimited storage and email copies
of all voicemails. In addition, Libon offers its Premium users a full hour of
international calling every month to landlines or mobile numbers in 31
countries (non available in Spain, Slovakia, Romania, Belgium, Luxemburg,
Dominican Republic, Armenia, Moldavia) - allowing users to use or experiment
with Libon even with friends or family who don't yet use it.

All this combines to make Libon the most powerful communications app available

In 2013 Libon will be RCS services compatible (chat & group chat, files
transfer, On-call content sharing). Orange is convinced that RCS standard
embedded in the handsets and in downloadable applications is a key factor for
the rapid expansion of this standard built under GSMA supervision.

* Available in English, French and Spanish

To see a short video of Libon in action please go here

The Libon app is available as a free download from the App Store on iPhone.





About Orange

France Telecom-Orange is one of the world's leading telecommunications
operators with sales of 45.3 billion euros for 2011 and has 170,000 employees
worldwide at 30 September 2012, including 105,000 employees in France. Present
in 33 countries, the Group has a total customer base of 227 million customers
at 30 September 2012, including 169 million mobile customers and 15 million
broadband Internet (ADSL, fibre) customers worldwide. Orange is one of the
main European operators for mobile and broadband Internet services and, under
the brand Orange Business Services, is one of the world leaders in providing
telecommunication services to multinational companies. With its industrial
project, "conquest s 2015", Orange is simultaneously addressing its employees,
customers and shareholders, as well as the society in which the company
operates, through a concrete set of action plans. These commitments are
expressed through a new vision of human resources for employees; through the
deployment of a network infrastructure upon which the Group will build its
future growth; through the Group's ambition to offer a superior customer
experience thanks in particular to improved quality of service; and through
the acceleration of international development. France Telecom (NYSE:FTE) is
listed on NYSE Euronext Paris (compartment A) and on the New York Stock
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