Vodafone launches 4G LTE services in Haryana, introduces double data benefits

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Vodafone has launched its 4G LTE services in Haryana, as it had promised recently, after launching it in 5 circles – Kerala, Karnataka, Mumbai, Delhi & NCR and Kolkata. It uses 1800MHz band in the circle and offers internet access via mobile, Mi-Fi and dongles. It is built on a strong fibre backhaul of 100G, and is supported by its 3G services on a new and modern network. Continue reading “Vodafone launches 4G LTE services in Haryana, introduces double data benefits”

Airtel to launch 4G services in Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh soon, offers 4G ready SIMs

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Airtel today announced that it has started offering 4G ready USIMs completely free of cost at Airtel retail stores across the Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh for the existing 2G/3G SIMs to switch to 4G when it launches. Continue reading “Airtel to launch 4G services in Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh soon, offers 4G ready SIMs”

Airtel launches 4G LTE services in Kharagpur

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Airtel has launched its 4G LTE services in Kharagpur in West Bengal, making it the second city in Bengal to have 4G services. Airtel 4G in Kharagpur will be offered using dual spectrum bands of 2300 MHz (TD LTE) and 1800 MHz (FD LTE). It is also one of the few cities in India to have an integrated dual band 4G network, which ensures higher network capacity for a better experience. Continue reading “Airtel launches 4G LTE services in Kharagpur”

Qualcomm signs 3G/4G China Patent License Agreement with vivo

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Qualcomm has signed a 3G/4G China Patent License Agreement with vivo. Under the terms of the agreement, Qualcomm has granted vivo a royalty-bearing patent license to develop, manufacture and sell 3G WCDMA and CDMA2000 and 4G LTE (including “3-mode” GSM, TD-SCDMA and LTE-TDD) complete devices for use in China.  Continue reading “Qualcomm signs 3G/4G China Patent License Agreement with vivo”

Reliance Jio extending Lyf Preview offer till August 31 to select customers

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FoneArena has received exclusive information that Reliance Jio is extending the Jio Lyf Preview 90 day offer till August 31st for those early buyers who had got unlimited data,calls and messages along with the purchase of a Lyf phone in the month of May. The 90 day period would have been over by August 10th in the case of our user and he has gotten a recharge couple of hours ago which extends the validity till August 31 which means an extra 20 days of unlimited access.

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Exclusive : JioLink CPE Device for Jio 4G Photos

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Yesterday , we had reported about the JioLink Indoor WiFi solution for Reliance Jio. Today we have exclusive photos of the JioLink CPE device which will soon be available in several cities where Jio 4G service is available. As you can see, the Jio branding is evident on the front and the special microSIM card provisioned for JioLink needs to be used on this device. Continue reading “Exclusive : JioLink CPE Device for Jio 4G Photos”

Exclusive : Reliance Jio JioLink Indoor WiFi Plans and Preview Offer Revealed

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FoneArena has obtained exclusive information regarding the Reliance Jio JioLink Indoor WiFi offering and also a 90 day Jio Preview Offer for the same. Jio is gearing up for a commercial launch soon and this solution could actually solve poor coverage or slow speeds in some areas especially when indoors. I have seen great speeds on Jio outdoors but when indoors , speeds do drop considerably. Let us dive in and find out what is JioLink and why it is big deal.

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List of Jio 4G LTE and VoLTE Compatible Smartphones

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There has been rumours going around that the commercial rollout for the Jio 4G LTE and VoLTE network from Reliance will take place on Indian Independence Day i.e August 15th. However, it can often be confusing to find out just which phones are compatible and whether you need to change your phone or not. So we’ve compiled a list of smartphones that are compatible with their network to make the job easier for you.

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How to get a Reliance Jio SIM card for your Samsung phone with unlimited data and calls for 3 months for FREE

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Reliance Jio recently teamed up with Samsung to offer unlimited data, voice calls and SMS for 90 days for select Samsung smartphones. Even though some of our readers have activated the Jio Preview offer and got a Jio SIM card, some have still doubts regarding the offer. Here is a step-by-step guide that will help you to activate the offer.

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Top 4G VoLTE phones in India which support Reliance Jio

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LTE or 4G LTE as it is most commonly referred to and brings about a lot of improvements in terms of speed and efficiency compared to 2G or 3G standards. However, one of the features that hasn’t yet received proper recognition yet is VoLTE.

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Airtel enhances network capacity in Bengaluru, launches 4G in 1800 MHz band

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Airtel launched 4G on mobile in Bengaluru based on 2300 MHz TDD-LTE (Band 40) back in February 2014, after rolling out the service for dongles and CPEs in 2012. Today the company has rolled out 4G services in the 1800 MHz (Band 3) spectrum band using FDD-LTE technology. Continue reading “Airtel enhances network capacity in Bengaluru, launches 4G in 1800 MHz band”

Samsung phones to get free Jio SIM with 3 months unlimited 4G data, calls

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Samsung is all set to launch Jio Preview Offer in partnership with Reliance Jio soon. This offer will be available for select Samsung smartphones and will let you enjoy unlimited HD voice & video calls, unlimited SMS, unlimited 4G data and Jio Premium apps for 90 days / 3 months. Continue reading “Samsung phones to get free Jio SIM with 3 months unlimited 4G data, calls”

Reliance Jio could launch 4G services commercially with free voice with data in August

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Reliance Jio Infocomm, a subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) had launched 4G services for its employees in December last year. It was expected to roll out 4G services commercially by the end of this year, now ET and The Hindu are reporting that the company could roll out 4G as early as next month and the launch date could be August 15th. Continue reading “Reliance Jio could launch 4G services commercially with free voice with data in August”

Vodafone to launch 4G services in Haryana soon, starts rolling out 4G ready SIMs

Vodafone SuperNet 4G

Vodafone already promised to roll out its 4G services in Gujarat, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh (East) and West Bengal in the second phase, after successfully rolling out 4G in Kerala, Karnataka, Mumbai, Delhi & NCR and Kolkata.
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RCom starts rolling out 4G services for CDMA customers

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Reliance Communications (Rcom) has started rolling out its 4G services in Mumbai, Delhi, Maharasthra and Andhra Pradesh circles for the CDMA customers who had upgraded to 4G, reports ET. Rcom is offering 4G for its customers through spectrum sharing agreement with Reliance Jio Infocomm. Continue reading “RCom starts rolling out 4G services for CDMA customers”