Bharti Airtel First to Launch 4G Services in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

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Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecommunications services provider, announced the launch of its 4G services in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Airtel claims to be the first mobile operator to launch high speed data services on the archipelago, which is now connected to the digital superhighway. 

Airtel’s 4G services will enable local residents to enjoy digital services like HD quality video streaming, superfast downloads and uploads, high speeds internet browsing on Airtel’s state-of-the-art FDD 4G network. Andaman and Nicobar Islands are also a popular tourist destination and visitors will also be able access seamless 4G connectivity over the Airtel network.   

Airtel 4G services will be available in Port Blair to begin with and will be gradually expanded to other parts of the islands. Customers can upgrade to 4G SIM for free and choose from a range of exciting Prepaid and Postpaid plans that come with premium bundled content like Netflix, Amazon and Zee5. Airtel 4G will be available to customers across a range of smart devices including mobile phones, dongles and 4G hotspots. 

Gobal Vittal, MD & CEO, (India and South Asia), Bharti Airtel
Having given the islands its first mobile network in 2005, we now look forward to serving customers with world-class high speed data services and invite them to experience our 4G network. We would also like to thank the DoT and the local administration for their continued support to our endeavor.

Ray is a news editor at The Fast Mode, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience in the wireless industry.

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