4G services from Airtel in Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula now Available
Airtel today rolled out 4G services in the tricity (Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula).
Bharti Airtel in association with Apple has announced the launch of 4G services on mobile in the Tricity which includes Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula. To upgrade to the Airtel 4G services, customers using the Apple iPhone 5S or the iPhone 5C in this circle have to replace their existing SIM card with a 4G SIM card and select the suitable 4G plan.
Airtel customers in the Tricity could avail only 2G data connectivity till now. With the Airtel 4G services, customers can apparently download 10 movies in less than 30 minutes and upload 2 high quality photos per second. While the 4G network will provide the data services, voice calls will be routed on 2G networks. To see the live demo of 4G services, customers can visit any Airtel’s company operated stores in the area.
“Tricity witnessed the advent of 4G last year and today we are proud to announce the launch of the much awaited 4G on mobile, empowering residents in the region to upgrade to the 4G – the fastest ever mobile broadband, matching their mobile internet experience with the rest of the world. As a brand we are committed to enriching the lives of millions and invite our data savvy customers in the city to enjoy this world class data experience which we are offering at unbeatable prices”, Manu Sood, Hub CEO – Upper North, Bharti Airtel, said
Jagbir Singh, CTO & Director, Network Services Group, Bharti Airtel said, “The much awaited launch of Airtel 4G services fulfills a huge market requirement and will give customers in Chandigarh the power to upgrade to cutting edge 4G LTE technology – the most advanced wireless broadband experience available across the globe today. This launch is another first by Airtel that further enhances the footprint of mobile broadband in India. We are optimistic about the potential of Airtel 4G services and invite our data savvy customers in Punjab to enjoy this world class data experience”.