Airtel has expanded its operations of 4G services in Punjab and launched its services across 4 towns – Amritsar, Hoshiarpur, Phagwara and Kapurthala. After the successful roll out of its 4G services in Chandigarh-Tricity, Ludhiana and Jalandhar, the availability of 4G services in these cities will enable customers to to enjoy fast internet browsing experience. With dongles and the Wi-Fi CPE’s, not only the customers will get the fastest broadband experience at home, but with Apple iPhone 5S and 5C, customers can experience 4G on the move.
With 4G technology, the customes will be able to do high definition video streaming with zero buffering, and can download 10 movies in less than 30 minutes, and also connect multiple devices without any experience constraint.
According to Airtel, the customers on iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c can start their mobile 4G experience right away by upgrading to a USIM (Universal SIM) / 4G SIM and selecting a plan/pack of their choice from an affordable range of offers. Customers can also enjoy the Airtel 4G’s speed on the Airtel 4G dongle, Wi-Fi CPE and 4G compatible handsets including Xolo LT 900 and LG G2 (model D802T) apart from the iPhone 5S (models A1530& A1518) and 5C (models A1529 & A1516). While the USIM shall come free with the purchase of dongle or CPE, it shall come at a nominal cost of Rs 49/- for mobile users, the dongles are priced at Rs. 1500/, the CPE is priced at Rs 2500/-. Customers can select from a host of affordable 4G packs or plans. A special pack of Rs. 999/- (for postpaid – mobiles, dongles and CPEs) and Rs. 995/- (for prepaid- mobiles only) have also been introduced for heavy data users which will offer 10 GB of 4G data. For postpaid mobile customers, the plans will start as low as Rs. 100/-.
Special demo zones and kiosks have been installed in Airtel showrooms in Amritsar at 1, Court Road, Kitchlu Chowk, near petrol pump; in Hoshiarpur at Clock Tower, Kotwali Bazar ; in Phagwara at 462, Guru Hargobind Nagar, near Improvement Trust and in Kapurthala at Court Chowk for customers to experience LIVE demos and get started on 4G.