Vodafone India announces that it will launch its 4G services in Mumbai by December. While Vodafone has been investing in the development of the 4G services, testing of 4G services has been successfully presented. The company has partnered with leading global technology infrastructure service provide for the network introduced.
Ishmeet Singh, business head-Mumbai, Vodafone India, said we are the leading service provider in Mumbai, and our customers have a lot to look forward to. We are excited to launch our new 4G services in the superior 1800MHz band in Mumbai. Having launched 4G services in several countries, Vodafone has the requisite expertise and experience to ensure that its 4G service in Mumbai will be best in class.
Vodafone has invested over Rs.500 crore in the city and has rolled out more than 1,000 sites in the first six months of the current financial year. It has invested in upgrading its network while modernizing the radio network and switching systems
Mumbai, with around 30 % of data revenues, is one of the top data markets for Vodafone in India, the statement said.To further strengthen this position, Vodafone is investing heavily in high capacity fibre or backhaul to significantly increase internet connectivity, which will benefit all its data subscribers.
Vodafone India last week said it will launch 4G services in Kerala by the end of December this year. Important centres, including Kochi, Trivandrum and Kozhikode, would be a part of the first wave of 4G rollout, which would be launched across the circle in a phased manner, Vodafone said in a statement. Testing of 4G services has commenced successfully, it added.