Bharti Airtel has officially launched its 5G Plus services in eight Indian cities – Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Siliguri, Nagpur, and Varanasi.
Sunil Bharti Mittal, Chairman of Bharti Enterprises, had said that Airtel would be expanding 5G by March 2023 to major cities of India.
Commenting on the launch, Gopal Vittal, Managing Director & CEO, of Bharti Airtel said, “Our solution will therefore work on any 5G handset and the existing SIM that customers have. Our obsession with customer experience is now embellished with a 5G solution that is kinder to the environment.”
“Airtel 5G Plus is all set to redefine the way people communicate, live, work, connect and play for years to come.” Vittal added.
As per the company’s promises, the speed of 5G services will be between 20 to 30 times higher than the current speed. It will also provide a brilliant voice experience and super-fast call connection.
Airtel 5G Plus will allow superfast access to high-definition video streaming, gaming, multiple chatting, instant uploading of photos, and more.
Meanwhile, Reliance Jio officially announced its True 5G service in India on October 5. Jio True 5G service will first be available as part of a beta trial in four cities – Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, and Varanasi.