After Kolkata, Airtel launches 4G in Bangalore
After launching 4G services in Kolkata last month, Airtel has now launched the services in Bengaluru today. Though this was revealed at the Kolkata conference itself, the actual launch was something Bengaluru was looking forward to. With this the city now becomes the second in India to have access to cutting-edge 4G LTE technology that delivers the most advanced wireless broadband experience available across the globe. Airtel 4G will allow superfast access to High Definition (HD) video streaming, multiple chatting, instant uploading of photos and much more.
The company has launched four tariff plans for its users. The first plan ‘Break free’ has a data transfer limit of 6GB and is priced at Rs. 999. The second ‘Break free Max’ pack is available for a monthly rental of Rs. 1,399 with a data transfer limit of 9 GB; and the third ‘Break free Ultra’ has data transfer limit of 18GB and is priced at Rs. 1,999 monthly. ‘Break Free Ultimate’ the fourth tariff plan is priced at Rs. 2,999 with a limit of 30 GB.
As reported earlier, during the Kolkata launch, the 4G dongle and indoor CPE with Wi-Fi are priced steeply at Rs. 7,999 and Rs. 7,750 respectively. As part of an exciting introductory offer customers subscribing to the 4G Ultra & Ultimate plans will now be given a cashback for the CPE/dongle from the bills over 24 months.
Airtel 4G users can also choose from a catalogue of over 35 high quality Bollywood movie titles. While 10 movie titles will be available free of cost during the first month, movie buffs can thereafter pay a monthly subscription of Rs. 149 to watch unlimited movies. The company has plans to add on to the existing list of titles in weeks to come.
Also as a first for the telecom industry worldwide, Airtel has introduced ‘Smartbytes’ for 4G that allow customers to buy these add on packs and continue enjoying the 4G experience even after exhausting their monthly data limits.
After the launch of its 4G LTE services in Kolkata and Bengaluru, Airtel is currently working towards rolling out similar services in remaining licence circles. Which state comes next in the list, it is yet to be seen. Till then enjoy seamless data transfers and HD quality videos and photos, courtesy Airtel 4G.