Idea 3G now in 100 more towns in Maharashtra and Goa


Idea Cellular has expanded its 3G services to 100 more towns in Maharashtra and Goa. Idea 3G is now available in 10 major cities that include, Pune, Nagpur, Nashik, Goa, Kolhapur, Solapur, Aurangabad, Ahmednagar, Akola, Nanded and 100 other towns including Shirdi, Shrirampur, Jamkhed, Pathardi and Loni in Maharashtra & Goa Circle. Continue reading “Idea 3G now in 100 more towns in Maharashtra and Goa”

Idea special festival offers for prepaid customers in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh


Idea Cellular has launched new festival offers for prepaid subscribers in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh called Rim Jhim Mein Idea ke saath manao “Har Din Diwali”.  This gives an exiting opportunity for the Idea prepaid customers to win exciting prizes like a Bike, Laptop, Refrigerator, mobile phone, Idea 3G data cards, DVD players and much more. They also offer Full Talk time on recharges. Continue reading “Idea special festival offers for prepaid customers in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh”

Idea, Vodafone still lead in MNP


The Mobile Number Portability (MNP) was launched across India on 20th January this year. According to COAI report published this March, Vodafone was on top spot in the MNP, followed by Idea Cellular. Now, Idea overtook Vodafone with the net addition of 800 thousand subscribers, while Vodafone moved to the second place with the net addition of 700 thousand. Continue reading “Idea, Vodafone still lead in MNP”

Idea 3G Double Data offer extended till December in select circles


Idea Cellular launched Double Dhamaka offer few months back, that offers double data on 3G data packs. This offer was available till May and later got extended till July 2011. According to the Idea’s official site, the Double Dhamaka is now valid till the 31st of December 2011 in select circles. Continue reading “Idea 3G Double Data offer extended till December in select circles”

IDEA 3G Speed Test

We managed to get hold of a IDEA 3G connection as the operator has silently rolled out 3G services in Chennai and Tamil Nadu. As you all might know , IDEA does not have a license in this circle and has inked a deal with Vodafone  to offer 3G services here. Our test device was the ultra fast HTC Flyer which supports HSPA networks upto 14.4 Mbps.  The moment we enabled 3G on the Flyer , we were latched on to the Vodafone network(After activation of course). Watch the video below for the impressive speeds . Continue reading “IDEA 3G Speed Test”

Idea 3G services now available across 128 towns in UP West & Uttarakhand

Idea 3G services are now available across 128 towns in UP West and Uttarakhand that makes them biggest network in these regions. They have also launched Double Dhamaka 3G pack and 3G packs starting at Rs.7 Continue reading “Idea 3G services now available across 128 towns in UP West & Uttarakhand”

Idea becomes the first operator to cross 70 lakh subscribers in Kerala


Idea Cellular has achieved another milestone, by crossing 70 lakh subscribers in Kerala recently. They reached 1 million overall 3G subscriber mark recently. Idea Cellular now covers 3,280 towns and villages with the network of 5,000 sites in Kerala. Continue reading “Idea becomes the first operator to cross 70 lakh subscribers in Kerala”

Vodafone, Bharti Airtel, Idea join hands to offer pan-India 3G services

Vodafone, Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular have signed a pact to reduce the cost and offer pan India 3G services. They would share their networks to offer intra circle roaming in the circles where they did not acquire 3G licenses. Continue reading “Vodafone, Bharti Airtel, Idea join hands to offer pan-India 3G services”

Idea 3G now in Kottayam – Kerala


Idea has launched its 3G services in Kottayam – Kerala. Idea 3G is already available in Kochi, Calicut, Trichur, Palghat, Kannur, Malapuram, Alleppey, Pathanamthitta, Kollam, Trivandrum and Nedumangad in Kerala. Idea 3G is now available in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, UP West, UP East, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Haryana and Maharashtra & Goa in India. Continue reading “Idea 3G now in Kottayam — Kerala”

Idea launches new offers for STD and Local calls in Gujarat

Idea has launched ‘One Country, One Call Rate’ offer for the prepaid subscribers in Gujarat. This offers allows the Idea prepaid subscribers to enjoy local and STD at cheaper rates. It offers two plans in this offer which is valid for 30 days. Continue reading “Idea launches new offers for STD and Local calls in Gujarat”

Idea reaches 1 million 3G users in the first month


Idea Cellular that launched 3G services in India at the end of last month reaches 1 million 3G subscribers in 1 month. They launched their 3G services in Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh, Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh last month, later it was launched in UP East, UP West, Maharashtra & Goa and recently launched their 3G services in Kerala. Continue reading “Idea reaches 1 million 3G users in the first month”

Idea offers 25% discount on International roaming for postpaid subscribers

Idea has announced 25% discount on international roaming for its postpaid subscribers across 12 countries – UAE, USA, Singapore, UK, Thailand, China, Germany, France, Switzerland, Sri Lanka, Hong Kong and Italy. This offer is valid from 15th April to 14th July 2011.

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Idea Launches its 3G services in India

Idea Cellular has launched its 3G services in India in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh today. They have also setup Experience Kiosks inside My Idea stores, for customers who would like to test before they opt for the service .

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