Vodafone Launches 4G Services in Mumbai
The second largest telecom operator in India in terms of mobile subscribers, the company said the rollout will occur in a phased manner, starting with “key business & residential corridors of Mumbai across Western suburbs & South Mumbai”
Vodafone India said the rollout will be completed across all parts of Mumbai including “Eastern suburbs & New Mumbai license areas” by the end of March 2016.
The company also announced that it will begin the rollout of 4G services in Bengaluru on Thursday.
Customers with smartphones supporting the FDD-LTE Band 3 (1800MHz) network will be able to access Vodafone’s 4G services in the Mumbai. The rollout in Mumbai and Delhi region follows introduction of the services in Kerala, Karnataka, and Kolkata.
The company – which is the second largest telecom operator in India in terms of subscribers – said the 4G data packs will be available across price ranges, starting from Rs. 11 for 35MB of data, up to Rs. 2,499 for 20GB.