Airtel launches 4G LTE services on 1800 MHz spectrum in Maharashtra and Goa
In a bid to provide better service to its customers, Airtel has now launched 4G LTE services in the 1800 MHz spectrum in Maharashtra and Goa.
Bharti Airtel has announced the launch of its 4G LTE services on the 1800 MHz (Band 3) spectrum band using FDD-LTE technology. Already having launched 4G services on the 2300 MHz TDD-LTE (Band 40), subscribers can use dual spectrum bands to get better network coverage and data speeds.
Further, Airtel is offering one-time free 4G data up to 10 GB on upgrading to 4G SIM. The company is also offering new customer with any 4G mobile handset who are not on the Airtel network or upgrading to a new 4G device, 3 GB free data. The 4G LTE services in available across Maharashtra and Goa in over 400 towns,
Speaking about the launch, Vidur Rattan, Chief Executive Officer – Maharashtra & Goa, Bharti Airtel Limited, said, “We have rolled out a future ready network across Maharashtra and Goa, with enhanced capacity and latest technology. The addition of the second 4G carrier in the 1800 MHz band will enable faster data speeds and better coverage for customers and add to their mobile data experience on our network. We have also expanded our 4G network presence to over 400 towns across the two states under Project Leap and remain committed to the digital vision of the two states. We invite customers to get on to the information superhighway with Airtel 4G.”