Airtel postpaid mobile customers, when roaming across APAC region, can subscribe to this all new plan and enjoy data services at an affordable price of Rs. 500 / day
Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa, has now introduced 1-day Bridge DataRoamUnlimited – an all new international data roaming plan for its postpaid mobile customers. By subscribing to this, Airtel postpaid mobile customers will now be able to enjoy unlimited data roaming at Rs 500* (approximately US$10) a day for their travels within the Asia Pacific region. (more…)
Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa, is bringing renowned Manchester United F.C legends Bryan Robson and Dwight Yorke to New Delhi. The two football legends will be participating in “Airtel Soccer Nights” to be held in New Delhi and Mumbai on 5th February 2012 showcasing the English Premier League match between Manchester United and Chelsea LIVE from Stamford Bridge in London the same evening. Adding to the excitement for all football fans in India, Robson and Yorke will also be showcasing the original 19th Premier League Championship trophy bagged by Manchester United F.C in 2010-11.
Bryan Robson has been the longest serving captain of Manchester United FC and also been the captain of the England national football team. He has been voted as the “Greatest ever Manchester United Player” in August 2011. (more…)
· Extends its world class 3G experience to customers in Maharashtra & Goa
· Invites customers in the state to fast internet speeds as well as a host of innovative services like video calls and Mobile TV that Airtel 3G enables
Bharti Airtel, leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa, today announced the availability of its 3G services in Maharashtra and Goa. With this, Airtel customers in Maharashtra and Goa will now be able to now join the 3-million-strong base of customers in India that are already leveraging the world class Airtel 3G experience to enjoy a host of exciting capabilities including Mobile TV, video calls, live streaming of videos and social networking on the go – all at speeds never experienced before. Airtel also offers high speed USB data cards that provide customers with 3G access on laptops. Airtel 3G services will be available in Maharashtra and Goa starting midnight on 4th August 2011.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Ramesh Menon, CEO – Mumbai, Maharashtra & Goa, Mobile Services, Bharti Airtel said, “With the launch of Airtel 3G services for our 1.15 crore plus mobile customers across Maharashtra and Goa, we are all set to empower these states with high speed capabilities that will bring them closer to an all new world of possibilities. With a commitment towards delivering an unmatched service and network experience, we look forward to delighting our 3G customers with a host of innovative capabilities including Mobile TV, video calls, video streaming and social networking on-the-go” (more…)
· After a successful rollout in Lucknow & Kanpur, Airtel 3G services are now available in Varanasi (a holy city) and Allahabad (city of Sangam)
· Airtel 3G will offer high internet speeds that will allow customers to access a wide array of capabilities like video calling, Mobile TV and social networking on-the-go
· To know more or subscribe, customers can visit http://www.airtel.in/Airtel3G/ or call 12134 (toll free) or SMS ‘3G HELP’ to 121
announced the launch of Airtel 3G services in the holy city, Varanasi & city of sangam, Allahabad in UP East.
The holy city, Varanasi is one of the oldest living cities in the world, with a continuous history dating back 3,000 to 5,000 years. Today, it retains much of the alure of the ancient world. The center of the Hindu world, Varanasi touts an unrivaled diversity and a unique sense that can be experience nowhere else. And the city if Allahabad is among the largest cities of UP and situated at the confluence of three rivers – Ganga, Yamuna and invisible Saraswati. The meeting point is known as Triveni or Sangam. Both the cities are especially sacred to Hindus.
Now, with this launch of the new technology, 3G, these city will now be able to leverage Airtel’s world class 3G network experience to enjoy high speed internet access and a host of exciting services like Mobile TV entertainment, video calls (National & International), live streaming of videos, HD gaming and on-the-go social networking. (more…)
A 24 hr interactive devotional application for Airtel digital TV customers
Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd., today announced its partnership with Airtel digital TV to launch interactive service- iDarshan. Available exclusively on the Airtel digital TV platform, iDarshan is a 24- hour interactive devotional application for Airtel digital TV customers. Designed to provide multiple video/audio feeds at the same time in a snackable format, the applications would enable the customers to enjoy devotional content 24 hrs on the channel.
iDarshan would enable customers to enjoy Live Aarti from the four shrines- Tirupathi, Vaishno Devi, Golden Temple and Shirdi. Apart from this, the iTV application would also have library content playing when the Live Aarti is not available. The channel will bring Live Aartis every morning and evening, devotional movies and songs, debates, discussions, pravachans, satsangs, discourses, travel episodes from shrines across the country and pilgrimage information all within the comfort of viewers’ homes. (more…)
- On the back of a robust network of 1800 plus 3G sites, brings airtel 3G to Delhi, Gurgaon, Faridabad and Noida
- Announces milestone of around Half a Million customers on 3G platform across the country – having launched a little over a month ago
- Unveils all-new and richer airtel live WAP experience for 3G customers
India’s leading telecommunications company – Bharti airtel – today launched its Third Generation of Mobile services on the back of a robust network powered by 1800 plus 3G sites in the National Capital Region spanning Delhi, Gurgaon, Faridabad and Noida. This is, by far, the strongest 3G network in the region by any mobile operator and will ensure a seamless 3G experience for 76 Lakh airtel mobile customers in the region. airtel also announced that it has achieved the milestone figure of around Half a Million 3G customers across the country – having launched a little over a month ago.
“As the undisputed leader in the Indian telecom industry, we are truly driving the mobile data revolution in the country. Today, with just over a month since our rollout began, our 3G network covers around Half a Million customers, has 4500 sites and is available across 7 cities” said Atul Bindal, President-Mobile Services, Bharti airtel. “We are definitely witnessing the tipping point of non-voice and data explosion in this country and will be bringing the airtel 3G advantage pan-India soon as promised.” he added.
Form joint venture to target financial inclusion on the ubiquitous mobile platform
State Bank of India, the country’s largest commercial bank, and Bharti airtel, India’s largest telecommunications company, today announced that they have entered into a Joint Venture (JV) agreement to make available banking services to India’s unbanked millions. The newly formed entity, will harness the power of State Bank’s strengths and airtel’s mobile telephony to add value to the banking and financial services sector and empower millions of financially excluded in the country to enhance their livelihood and quality of life. The Joint Venture will become the Business Correspondent of SBI and offer banking products and services at affordable cost to the citizens in unbanked and other areas. (more…)
iSports application is free for all Airtel digital TV (normal SD, recorder, HD) customers
Airtel digital TV, the DTH service from Bharti Airtel has a unique interactive application on the Commonwealth Games 2010 that would be available free, to all Airtel digital TV (normal SD, recorder, HD) customers. Through this free interactive service, customers will get to see lists of 3 days event schedules, live update of the medal tally and ready reckon on events, venues, and nearest metro. (more…)
Adds a new monthly tariff pack-New Value Hindi special @ Rs.160 to its ongoing Lifetime Free Language Pack offering FREE Add-on Language pack available on all Value, Economy, Mega and Ultra monthly packs
Airtel digital TV’s Lifetime Free Language Packs offer just got bigger. In line with its idea of combining the power of choice with great savings, Airtel digital TV today extended its Lifetime Free Language Packs offer over its latest ”New Value Hindi Special‘ monthly tariff pack (with 116 channels @Rs.160 +taxes). With Aaj Tak, UTV Bindass, UTV Movies, UTV Action and the choice of a Lifetime Free Language Pack from amongst Aaj Tak/Punjabi Plus/ Zee Marathi/ Bengali, Airtel digital TV customers get to have the best on offer. (more…)
Uses flagship Greenroom product framework to provide power packed solution to Airtel
The recently launched Airtel World SIM which allows Indian overseas travelers to retain their Airtel Indian mobile numbers and also make huge savings on both their incoming and outgoing calls. The service is technologically and operationally backed by leading Indian VAS company MCarbon.
Said, Rajesh Razdan, Co-founder & Director Sales and Marketing M Carbon, “ This service is a boon to those Indians who travel abroad frequently, as they no longer have to use calling cards provided by local operators other than their own service provider. The ability to retain their own numbers while traveling abroad gives them the ability to carry on their business seamlessly.”
Currently available to Airtel subscribers in Delhi and NCR, Airtel World Sim will soon be available nationally.