Airtel launches 3G services in Assam
Airtel has launched its 3G services in Assam. This lets 33 lakh plus customers in Assam enjoy Airtel 3G services such as, faster internet, video streaming, video calling, Mobile TV and high definition gaming. Airtel launched their 3G services in Jammu and Kashmir recently.
Now Airtel 3G is available in 50 plus towns across India. They have also announced that Assamese movie trailers would be available through the Airtel Video Talkies and the Assamese music videos would be available in coming months.
Press release below
Guwahati, 24th June 2011: Bharti Airtel, leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa, today furthered the rollout of its 3G services in the North-East circle by announcing the launch of Airtel 3G services in Assam’s largest city – Guwahati. With this, Airtel’s 33 lakhs plus customers in Assam will now be able to enjoy a host of exciting 3G capabilities including fast mobile internet access, video streaming, video calling, Mobile TV, social networking on-the-go and high definition gaming.
“Having successfully launched Airtel 3G services in 50 plus towns across India, we today have over 3 million customers that are enjoying the Airtel 3G advantage. As we extend the promise of Airtel 3G services to Assam, we invite our mobile customers in the region to experience the power of high speed internet and enjoy a host of innovative application capabilities from their mobile devices – anywhere, anytime. We believe that Airtel 3G will lead the data and internet revolution in Assam, bringing our customers in the state closer to an all new world of possibilities”, said Mr. George Mathen, COO – Assam and North East, Mobile Services, Bharti Airtel.
Airtel also announced the availability of latest Assamese movie trailers as well as music videos on Airtel Video Talkies. Using Airtel 3G services, customers in the state will now be able to enjoy capsules of a wide range of regional movies on their mobile phones at never experienced before speeds. Trailers of various Assamese movies including Mon, Kadambari, Maharathi, Hiya Diya Niya, Rangdhali and Asin Sinaki are already available on Video Talkies for Airtel 3G customers to enjoy. Customers in Assam can also view music videos from popular albums Jaan and Priyatama. Video preview of many other exciting Assamese movie titles (such as Pole Pole Ure Mon, Jetuka Pator Dore, Jetukar Misa Rang, You Are Not My Julie and Jaanmoni) as well as latest music albums will also be released on Airtel Video Talkies in the coming months.
Airtel 3G customers can enjoy the benefits of 3G speeds on the device of their choice – be it their mobile handsets, laptops or tablets. 3G services can be enjoyed seamlessly as Airtel provides its customers with timely updates and alerts on their data usage – helping them control their expenditure on 3G and avoid ‘bill shock’. The company has also introduced a first of its kind ‘internet usage calculator’ available online to help customers analyse their current internet data usage and choose an Airtel 3G plan accordingly.