- Offers Airtel customers in the city a complimentary upgrade to 4G at 3G prices.
- After- Bengaluru, customers in Mangaluru are second in Karnataka to experience the power of 4G – the fastest ever internet experience.
- To get started – Airtel customers in Mangaluru with 4G ready devices can now register online to get an Airtel4G SIM delivered to their doorstep, or simply walk into their nearest Airtel Store.
Mangaluru: Bharti Airtel Limited, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today announced the launch of Airtel 4G services in Mangaluru. With this, Airtel customers in the city can now access cutting-edge 4G LTE technology and enjoy the most advanced internet experience. Airtel customers across Mangaluru can now avail a complimentary upgrade to Airtel 4G at 3G prices and be the first to experience blazing Airtel 4G speeds.
Airtel 4G will enable superfast internet speeds and allow customers to enjoy capabilities like high definition video streaming with zero buffering, downloading 10 movies in less than 30 minutes, uploading entire photo albums in less than five minutes (i.e. uploading two high resolution photos per second), connecting multiple devices without compromising on the experience, etc.
Speaking at the launch, C Surendran, CEO – Karnataka, Bharti Airtel Limited said, “According to estimates, nearly half of the Indian population will be online in the next three years. As more and more Indians leverage the power of the internet, we at Airtel are excited to launch Airtel 4G for our customers in Mangaluru – the fastest internet experience ever. For us, customers are at the very core of everything we do and delivering a compelling service experience for them is our foremost priority. After the compelling market response for Airtel 4G seen in Bengaluru, we invite our customers in Mangaluru to be the next in the state of Karnataka to enjoy a 4G – now with complimentary upgrade to 4G services at 3G prices. We are very excited to embark on a journey towards delivering a truly world-class 4G experience in Mangaluru.”
To avail the complimentary upgrade to 4G, existing Airtel customers with 4G ready mobile devices can simply walk into any of Airtel Stores across Mangaluru, and upgrade to a 4G SIM to experience mobile internet speed like never before. Customers can also visit www.airtel.in/4g and order the latest 4G SIM to be delivered at their doorstep.
Airtel offers a wide range of wireless 4G devices like Airtel 4G Dongle, Airtel Wingle, Myfi (Hot Spot) and Outdoor CPE (Router), that allows compatible mobile devices to latch onto the 40 network and experience superfast internet speeds.
As part of this, Airtel will soon be offering Rs 500 cash back on Moto E 4G purchased from Flipkart. Samsung India’s retail stores now facilitate easy Airtel 4G SIM swap for customers buying 4G smartphones. In the weeks to come, Samsung will also offer bundled Airtel 4G SIMs along with Samsung 4G handsets available in the Indian market. Airtel 4G double data offers are now available for Samsung’s Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy A 7 and Galaxy AS mobile devices. Samsung will also be looking at launching its all new Core Prime 4G mobile smartphone in Airtel 4G markets.
Earlier in April 2012, Airtel had launched India’s first 4G service in Kolkata. Airtel’s 4G services are now available across India including Chennai, Bengaluru, Pune, Chandigarh and Amritsar.