Bharti Airtel, India’s top telecom provider has rolled out India’s first 4G LTE service in Kolkata. 4G is the latest 4th Generation in Mobile Network Technology providing speeds up to 100mbps while downloading, and 40mbps while uploading . That’s right, it provides multiple times higher speed than current 3G network. Now, experience the fastest wireless internet No pixelation. No lag. No drag No buffering, you can now enjoy live streaming HD quality video, multiple video chats, instant uploads of photos, videos and much more.
Some features of Airtel 4G LTE
- Blazing fast wireless internet – High-speed mobile internet access with speeds up to 100mbps while downloading, and 40mbps while uploading.
- Mobile with a broadband experience – Use LTE devices to access high-speed internet anywhere, at any time.
- Download and watch HD movies, photos , documents faster
- Play multiplayer online games with low latency
- Load web sites quickly
- Enjoy high-quality video services and calling with online video applications
- Access business applications that require higher speeds and last mile connectivity
Airtel 4G LTE coverage area
Airtel has only launched 4G LTE service for customers in Kolkata circle and its accepted to expand to Karnataka, Punjab and Maharashtra (excluding Mumbai) circles soon.
Airtel 4G LTE data tariff plans
Airtel is currently providing three Unlimited 4G LTE data plans for both prepaid and postpaid subscribers in Kolkata telecom circle. Every plan includes free data usage up to a limit with full speed and after that the speed is capped to 128kbps for the rest of the month.
Airtel 4G LTE break free plan cost Rs 999 per month and provides 6GB of free data usage at high-speed and for the excess usage the speed capped to 128Kbps. Airtel 4G LTE breakfree max plan cost Rs 1399 per month which gives users 9GB of free data usage at high-speed 4G network and for the excess usage the speed capped to 128Kbps. Airtel 4G LTE breakfree ultra plan cost around Rs 1999 per month and provides maximum free data usage of 18 GB and for the excess usage the speed capped to 128Kbps.
Airtel 4G LTE Devices
Dont worry if you are missing a 4G device, Airtel is providing two 4G capable devices for the subscribers. Airtel 4G LTE USB Modems/Sticks and airtel 4G LTE Indoor Wireless Gateways (USB hotspot device).
Airtel 4G LTE USB Modems/Sticks (model no. E392) provides easy connection to a laptop or compatible tablet PC via USB, for high-speed 4G LTE connectivity. The 4G USB modem is priced at Rs 7,999. Other features include
- Multi-mode data download capability
- LTE network only with USIM.
- A USIM card slot to insert a USIM in the device
- A USB 2.0 connector to connect the airtel 4G LTE USB Modem to the laptop/PC
- A Micro SD Card Slot to use the airtel 4G LTE USB Modem as a memory stick
- An self-installing Connection Manager in the airtel 4G LTE USB Modem
Airtel 4G LTE Indoor Wireless Gateways (model no. B593) is literally a hotspot wireless device which help connect to multiple laptopswith high-speed 4G LTE connectivity. This device is Perfect when there are multiple users, for instance, in a family or an enterprise. The price for this device is around Rs 7,750. Other features include
- Data download with unbelievably high speeds
- Multiple user access and multi-screen video chat (from different locations)
- Built-in DHCP Server and NAT
- Security serve: Comprehensive and robust security services. Provides instant protection that blocks potential security risks and intrusion attempts
- Intuitive and convenient web-based management
- Local management and maintenance services for your gateway
Airtel is also providing additional value added service with the 4G LTE connection. It includes Airtel Movies which will let you watch TV shows and movies seamlessly on-demand, at any time. No waiting, no buffering. Airtel Games which provides exciting HD games from airtel on the airtel 4G LTE network with the lowest latency ever. Airtel broadband TV for watching unlimited HD movies and Airtel live devotion for watching devotional videos.
So, heading over to get a Airtel 4G LTE connection, you can visit any airtel store for an exclusive experience of airtel 4G LTE services and leave your contact details. On of the Airtel Sales executives will visit you at your home or office for a sales consultation and product demonstration before collecting the order. Alternately you can also leave your contact details on Airtel’s 4G website or at call 1800-103-0405 (toll-free) to talk with airtel customer care.