Nokia Xpress Browser for Airtel will offer one-click access to popular content including Bharti Airtel's premium mobile internet services and content.
Nokia India has launched a customized version of the Nokia Xpress Browser for Airtel consumers on compatible Nokia mobile phones.
The customized Nokia Xpress Browser for Airtel subscribers will provide one-click access to Airtel's premium content and easy discoverability of content on-the-go. The customized browser will be rolled out over the coming week and Nokia-Airtel consumers will be automatically upgraded to the new version.
Nokia and Airtel's joint move is aimed at increasing the uptake of mobile internet services amongst consumers by providing them access to faster, easier and more cost effective data solutions.
Nokia Xpress Browser is claimed to enable up to 85 per cent more efficient mobile browsing compared to conventional browsers, making it faster and cheaper for consumers to access the internet and use popular services like search, rich web apps and social networking.
The Nokia Xpress Browser optimizes web sites, enabling them to load faster on Nokia Series 40 devices, including Nokia Asha smartphones.
Many major operators including Airtel, Vodafone, MTS and Reliance Communication have announced their readiness for full MNP.
To avail the complimentary 4G upgrade, existing Airtel customers with 4G ready mobile devices can walk into their nearest Airtel Store and switch to a 4G SIM.
Compatible SIM cards can be brought from Airtel stores in Delhi and Mumbai.
Airtel reportedly planning to launch 4G services in 11 states this year and two more states early next year.
This development is a result of a pending consultation paper on VoIP services by TRAI which will be released in next few days.
Airtel has set 4p per 10KB for 3G service and 10p per 10KB for 2G service for VoIP services.
Airtel 3G will be available in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Brahmapur, Keonjhar, Jajpur Road, Jajpur Town and Paradip.
2015 is the last year for all companies who won BWA spectrum to roll out services in at least 90 percent of the service areas.
With a simple SMS, you can start enjoying the 3G network data
services on your mobile phone with Airtel pre-paid connection.
According to the study by Simplify360, maximum percentage of customers are switching from Vodafone to other networks but unlike Tata Docomo, they have higher numbers of customers porting to Vodafone from other network.