Both LTE and WiMax, called 4G or BWA technology, offer very high speed wireless broadband access at theoretical speeds greater than 100 Mbps; while users can access real speeds of 10 Mbps on these networks.
On a recharge of Rs 50 one will get a talktime of Rs 55; Rs 100 to give Rs 115 worth of talktime; Rs 175 talktime on Rs 150 recharge and so on.
COAI director general Rajan S Mathews has confirmed that RIL is going to launch its BWA network by December and other operators like Airtel will start offering services by March 2012.
Telecom sector regulator, TRAI has asked for ban on sending more than 100 SMS per day, in a bid to reduce SMS spam, but will this mean increase in price due to reduced volume?
Idea's 3G services are now available in major cities like Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot and Gandhinagar besides 231 other smaller cities and towns in Gujarat.
With the new bonus recharge of Rs 25 get unlimited local nights calling from 11 PM to 8 AM for 5 paisa/min for 30 days.
The festive offer for Kolkata customers includes upto 60 per cent discount on all calls with standard tariff voucher of Rs 11 and Rs 12 and also STD calls at a mere 25 paisa.
Reliance Communications is offering triple data download for the price of one plan under its Triple Dhamaka festival offer for Reliance 3G customers.
Priced at Rs 99, this bonus card is valid for a period of 15 days and offers 30,000 seconds of talk time to all local Vodafone to Vodafone numbers.
The new system will automatically include people who have already registered with the Do Not call registry and a "filtering" feature in it will block unsolicited massages/calls from reaching the registered customers.
Sunil Bharti Mittal, chairman of Airtel, said recently that mobile tariffs have to rise further. Does this signal a forthcoming price hike, or will operators offset rising costs some other way?
MTS has announced that customers, who bought the service within 30 days of its launch in their area, will get 50 per cent additional data for lifetime.
Vodafone will be selling the CDMA dongles from MTS under its brand called NetCruise. While the tariff will be different from what MTS itself will be selling, the network and billing will be done MTS.
With 3G, one can have a host of innovative services including fast mobile internet access, mobile TV, video calling, video streaming and social networking.
Idea users in Kolkata and West Bengal who wish to avail the special offer can recharge with the new voucher which will also enable them to make local and STD calls at just 40 paise per minute.