Airtel launches 4G LTE-A carrier aggregation in Tamil Nadu

After launching its 4G services in Tamil Nadu, Airtel has now launched its superfast 4G Advanced services in the circle.


Bharti Airtel has announced the deployment of 4G LTE Advanced technology in Tamil Nadu starting from Chennai, Madurai, Hosur, Vellore, Pondy, Trichy, Coimbatore, Salem and Tiruppur. The technology offers carrier aggregation across TD LTE and FD LTE carriers. This technology would offer subscribers faster data speeds and better coverage – indoors and outdoors.

Airtel also launched an introductory offer for its prepaid customers using which they can enjoy 10 GB of 4G data for just Rs. 255 with any new 4G smartphone. On successful recharge of Rs. 255, 1 GB data will be credited instantly, while the remaining 9 GB can be claimed through the MyAirtel app.

Speaking about the launch, George Mathen, Hub CEO – Kerala & Tamil Nadu, Bharti Airtel, said, “As a leader in the telecommunication space it is our endeavour at Airtel to consistently innovate and provide best in the class mobile experience to the customers. We launched Tamil Nadu’s first 4G network in 2015 and with the deployment of 4G advanced we are all set to deliver a superior mobile broadband experience to our customers. With 4G Advanced, customers in the state can look forward to considerably improved data speeds and better coverage. We will extend the deployment of 4G Advanced across identified towns in Tamil Nadu in the coming months.