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Airtel Teases Jio Again With ‘Fastest Network’ Ad Campaign

Airtel Teases Jio Again With ‘Fastest Network’ Ad Campaign

March 22, 2017 at 10:13 am 0 comments

Airtel on Wednesday morning teased Reliance Jio once again with its ‘Ookla-certified fastest network in the country’ ad campaign. Though Jio had earlier approached advertising watchdog ASCI over this and sought withdrawal of the said advertisement, Airtel, it seems, is in no mood to back down. The Sunil Mittal-led telecomRead More

Airtel-Jio Spar Over ‘Misleading’ Ookla Speedtest Advertisement

Airtel-Jio Spar Over ‘Misleading’ Ookla Speedtest Advertisement

March 21, 2017 at 9:22 am 0 comments

While its known that business conflicts between Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio will remain an eternal affair, the interesting element to watch out for is on what front they keep it going. The latest being the claim by Airtel as India’s fastest network and Jio contesting it at the sectorRead More

Airtel Calls Jio’s Bluff, Says PoI Rhetoric To Hide Network Issues

Airtel Calls Jio’s Bluff, Says PoI Rhetoric To Hide Network Issues

February 7, 2017 at 3:55 pm 0 comments

Airtel, probably frustrated with Reliance Jio’s incessant accusation that call drops on its network is happening because incumbent operators, specifically Airtel, are not providing enough points of interconnect (PoI), today said the new operator was provided most number of PoIs compared to other operators. It also said the call failures,Read More

Airtel Says Jio’s Call Failure Not Because Of PoI But For Huge Pre-commercial Userbase

Airtel Says Jio’s Call Failure Not Because Of PoI But For Huge Pre-commercial Userbase

September 27, 2016 at 5:31 pm 0 comments

Airtel Tuesday said Reliance Jio’s call failure is not because of inadequate points of interconnect, as the Operator claims, but because of the large number of subscribers acquired by the RIL owned operator before the commercial launch. Airtel has said this in a letter addressed to Reliance Jio explaining theRead More

Airtel Brings 90-day Free 4G Data Offer On Prepaid, To Extend To Postpaid Soon

Airtel Brings 90-day Free 4G Data Offer On Prepaid, To Extend To Postpaid Soon

September 23, 2016 at 4:28 pm 0 comments

The 4G game is getting hotter for sure. In what could be seen as a befitting reply to Reliance Jio’s welcome offer where it gives free services to its users for 90 days, country’s largest operator Airtel Friday launched a similar offer giving its users free 4G data access forRead More

Jio Hits Back At Airtel’s Bluff, Invites DoT To Check Network

Jio Hits Back At Airtel’s Bluff, Invites DoT To Check Network

September 19, 2016 at 9:41 am 0 comments

The Reliance Jio-Bharti Airtel  war of words is getting uglier with every new statement coming from either side. The Mukesh Ambani firm has hit back hard at Airtel saying the company is misleading the industry, after the latter said Jio is blaming other telcos to hide its network issue. TheRead More

Blaming Telcos Jio’s Ploy To Cover Up Own Failure : Airtel

Blaming Telcos Jio’s Ploy To Cover Up Own Failure : Airtel

September 18, 2016 at 5:35 pm 0 comments

Coming down heavily on Reliance Jio Airtel on Sunday said the new operator is trying to hide its own technical issues by constantly blaming other telecom operators for the call drops and resorting to its rhetoric of lack of PoIs. “It appears that the constant rhetoric may be a ployRead More

Airtel Abusing Its Market Dominance : Reliance Jio

Airtel Abusing Its Market Dominance : Reliance Jio

September 18, 2016 at 4:58 pm 0 comments

Reliance Jio on Sunday accusing Airtel of abusing its market dominance, said, more than two core calls are dropped daily between the two networks and the quality of service is being hampered as the latter is not providing adequate PoIs. “The quantum of POIs proposed to be released by AirtelRead More

Airtel Receives Payment From Jio For PoIs

Airtel Receives Payment From Jio For PoIs

September 17, 2016 at 7:27 pm 0 comments

Airtel Saturday said it has received payments from Reliance Jio on account of the point of interconnects it committed to provide the new 4G operator. Now what both the operators need to do is to physically connecting and testing of the PoIs. Once this is done it can take newRead More

Reliance Jio Slams Traffic Asymmetry Logic Of Airtel, Idea

Reliance Jio Slams Traffic Asymmetry Logic Of Airtel, Idea

September 16, 2016 at 2:05 pm 0 comments

Though telcos like Airtel, Idea and Vodafone have offered more point of interconnects to Reliance Jio which would help the latter to address its call drop issue, the Mukesh Ambani led 4G operator has came down heavily on the incumbent players for linking the demand of more PoI to allegedRead More