Soon after launching the 4G Trails in Chennai and Mumbai, Airtel has now finally started testing out the 4G connections in Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam. The 4G connections are based on 1800MHZz FDD-LTE Band-3 which the company owns. Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam are few of the fast growing cities in India and also they are second & third cities to get the 4G bandwidths in India. The company has also stated that they would be getting constant feed back from the customers regarding the 4G connections during the trial run. Airtel currently offers the 4G connection in Mumbai, Pune, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Chandigarh and Amritsar. Flipkart is offering Double data 4G packs along with selected smartphones purchased via Flipkart. You can either reach out to the nearest Airtel Store to upgrade to 4G or head to Airtel Website fill out your details and request for 4G, given that your device supports 4G LTE bandwidths. If you are one of the Elite Customer of Airtel, Company might offer you a free SIM/Connection upgrade.
Commenting on the Launch Airtel Says: The launch of 4G is a powerful communication platform offering significant benefits for today’s mobile workplace, we at Airtel are excited to bring the power of 4G for our customers in Hyderabad and Vishakapatnam. Our customers will experience immense benefits with the launch of LTE– faster speeds, greater quality and superior value. Over the last few months, we at Airtel have made significant investments in building a robust 4G network. For us, customers are at the very core of everything we do and delivering a compelling service experience for them is our foremost priority. We want our existing customers to be the first ones to enjoy the Airtel 4G experience and are offering them a free upgrade to Airtel 4G at the same price as 3G. We look forward to our customers’ valuable feedback towards delivering a truly world-class 4G experience for customers in both these cities.