Bharti Airtel said it has become the first telecom operator to launch 4G services in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
“Airtel’s 4G services will enable local residents to enjoy digital services like HD quality video streaming, superfast downloads and uploads, high speeds internet browsing on Airtel’s state-of-the-art FDD 4G network,” the company said.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are also a popular tourist destination and visitors will also be able access seamless 4G connectivity over the Airtel network.
“Having given the islands its first mobile network in 2005, we now look forward to serving customers with world-class high speed data services and invite them to experience our 4G network,” said Gopal Vittal, MD & CEO (India and South Asia), Bharti Airtel.
Airtel 4G services will be available in Port Blair to begin with and will be gradually expanded to other parts of the islands.
Customers can upgrade to 4G SIM for free and choose from postpaid and prepay plans.