SMS BASICS

What is A2P SMS

  • SMS stands for Short Message Service, also known as text messaging
  • A2P stands for Application-to-Person, an SMS is sent between an Application and a person’s mobile handset

 

How powerful is A2P SMS:

  • SMS A2P reaches your target audience directly, wherever they are, 24/7/365
  • 90% of text messages are read within 3 minutes (source: mobileSQUARED)
  • SMS has a read rate of 98%, compared to just 22% for email (source: Frost & Sullivan)
  • 19% of people will click an URL in a text message compared to only 4.2% for email (source: Textboard and Mailchimp)
  • 91% of adults have their mobile phone within reach 24 hours a day (source:  Nielsen)
  • SMS produces engagement and response rates 6x – 8x higher than achieved via email (source: com)
  • A2P SMS is a highly cost efficient marketing tool

An 160-character SMS can cost less than 1 U.S. cent (depending on the country and network)

Why Telintel SMS Solutions?

Telintel is a leading SMS A2P solutions provider to Enterprises (small, medium, and large), Developers, Marketing companies, Mobile Operators, and Aggregators.  Since 1997 Telintel has played a key role in the Telecommunications ecosystem,  our global network coverage spans worldwide to 190+ countries and can be connected to through a single access point.

Whether you need to find a way to test your already established SMS quality or you simply need to send a pin code via SMS, rest assure Telintel has got you covered.  Telintel’s advanced technology solutions, combined with our international emerging market expertise, and our messaging industry know-how provide you with the tools, knowledge, and advantage to reach or optimize your reach to your client base.  No matter if you are connecting to us through one of our APIs or through SMPP, Telintel’s scalable infrastructure means that you won’t be waiting months to gain access to your new customized solution.

Please contact us for more information at info@telintelsms.com