Telecom operator Vi (erstwhile Vodafone Idea) on Saturday, 26 December stated that it has began out the use of 3G spectrum for 4G offerings in Mumbai and claimed that clients withinside the metro town gets better facts pace with the reframing of spectrum. Vi has five megahertz of spectrum in 2100 Mhz band which turned into getting used for 3G offerings.
“Supplementing the prevailing 4G infrastructure with the enlargement on 2100 MHz layer has added approximately better facts speeds, except a higher indoor community revel in for Vi clients in Mumbai. We request all Vi 3G clients to go to the closest retail outlet on the earliest to improve to a 4G SIM, freed from value and begin experiencing the whole ability of Vi GIGAnet 4G,” Rajendra Chourasia, Operations Director- Mumbai, Vodafone Idea stated in a assertion. Vi (Vodafone Idea) who’re on 3G connection can get quicker 4G revel in after they use a 4G handset and a 4G SIM.
“This improvement coming at the heels of the deployment of five MHz of 2100 MHz spectrum band, manner that Vi clients in Mumbai gets to revel in better down load and add speeds aside from higher indoor coverage. The current 4G infrastructure, ramped up with the migration of 3G spectrum to 4G, offers Vi GIGAnet 4G the triple benefits of wider coverage, community exceptional in addition to more potent visitors carriage potential in Mumbai,” the assertion stated.
Vi stated that it’ll maintain to offer 2G offerings in Mumbai.