Vodafone says first wave of the 4G rollout will include key corridors of Delhi/NCR; invested more than 350 cr to modernize voice and data network.
Vodafone India announced today it will launch its 4G services in the key corridor of Delhi/NCR by December, 2015, which will be launched across the circle in a phased manner.
Delhi/NCR with around 30% of data revenues is one of the top data markets for Vodafone in India and is growing at around 50% YoY.
Vodafone says testing of the 4G service has commenced and that it has partnered with leading global technology infrastructure service providers for the network roll-out.
Vodafone says it is also investing heavily in high capacity fibre/backhaul to significantly increase Internet connectivity to the rest of the world, which will benefit all its data subscribers.
Apoorva Mehrotra, Business Head–Delhi and NCR, Vodafone India, said, “We are excited to launch our new 4G services on the superior 1800 MHz band for our customers. Having launched 4G services in several countries, Vodafone has the requisite expertise and experience to ensure that its service in Delhi/NCR will be best in class.”