Airtel Wednesday launched its 4G services in Durgapur in West Bengal. As usual, the high speed 4G services will be available on all access platforms like smartphones, WiFi and dongles.
In Durgapur, Airtel 4G is being rolled out using dual spectrum bands of 2300 Mhz and 1800 MHz band to offer a superior mobile broadband experience. Besides, Airtel has deployed Carrier Aggregation or 4G-Advanced technology, which offers data speeds of up to 135 Mbps on compatible handsets.
With this, Durgapur becomes the sixth city in India to have 4G-advanced network.
“We are delighted to launch our 4G services in Durgapur using the latest Carrier Aggregation technology. We look forward to offering a superior 4G experience to our valued customers who can now choose from a host of affordable prepaid and postpaid plans to get on the digital highway,” said Commenting on the launch, Vir Inder Nath, CEO – West Bengal & Odisha, Bharti Airtel.
The company offers free upgrade to 4G SIMs from their existing 2G or 3G SIMs and it can be availed free from any Airtel stores in the city.
With Airtel 4G, customers can get multiple offers from the company in Durgapur. It announced a new 4G offer for prepaid customers who can now enjoy 10 GB 4G/3G data for just Rs 255 in with any new 4G handset. With these recharges, 1 GB data will be instantly credited to the customer’s account and the additional 9 GB data can be claimed by the customer through MyAirtel app. Users can avail a maximum of 3 recharges within 90 days, on the offer.
Besides, to access Airtel 4G the company also launched some offers to own the devices as well. Monthly plans for 4G devices start from Rs.450 and customer can also avail the attractive advance rental plans starting from Rs.4500 to avail their new device free of cost.
Airtel recently launched a new version of its MyAirtel app – the one app for all apps. The refreshed MyAirtel app will offer the best of music, movies games, LIVE TV, e-books, chats and much more in one place. Users can also enjoy free 2GB cloud backup with the new Airtel Cloud app and free calling with Airtel Dialer.