The Airtel has launched its new service, called V-Fiber in the country, which offers speeds up to 100Mbps. The service is currently available in Chennai and will soon be ready for Bengaluru and Delhi NCR. The company has said that service will be rolled out 87 cities in the country.
The company has also said that it does not have to lay out new wires for the upgradation, instead Airtel will boost last mile connectivity by the technology known as noise elimination, which the company calls, Vectorization. The existing users will only need to replace their modems with new one for the higher speeds.
Airtel confirmed that its offer of unlimited free voice calling, which was earlier available on select broadband plans, will extend to all subscribers. The new offer MyHome Rewards has also been announced by the company, where the users will get 5GB of data each month for every other Airtel service connection such as postpaid mobile or DTH. In a nutshell, if you have two postpaid connection and a DTH connection, you will be getting 15GB of data in your account. The new customers can also get the service, in which they will getting unlimited internet for first three months.
Director, Operation, Bharti Airtel, Ajai Puri stated, “India is witnessing an explosive growth in data usage and a lot of in-home data consumption is happening over fixed broadband that offers consistent speeds. Airtel has always innovated ahead of the curve and offered its customers best-in-class broadband technology and experience. With ‘V-Fiber’ and our national optic fiber backbone, we are all set to offer a future ready network for tomorrow’s digitally connected homes. This solution, besides reducing our carbon footprint, offers a very quick and convenient upgrade to the customer. We are also delighted to launch our innovative myHome Rewards and unlimited free voice calling facility for our customers.”
By Prajakt K