3G services

Call drop rate rises to 24.59% for April-June period: TRAI

Call drop rate rises to 24.59% for April-June period: TRAI

Trai said worst affected cells call drop rate increased to 24.59 percent during the April-June.

Nov 24, 2015, 15:32 PM IST

Airtel inks 4-year deal with Nokia for 3G services

Under the four-year contract, Nokia will provide its equipment and services to Bharti Airtel's infrastructure.

Jun 30, 2015, 17:44 PM IST

'Mobile subscriptions in India likely to touch 1.4 bn by 2020'

GSM/EDGE subscriber base is expected to peak in 2015 and likely to decline thereafter as subscribers migrate to 3G services, the report said.

Jun 16, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Airtel hikes data rates for pre-paid customers in Delhi

Bharti Airtel has increased mobile internet tariffs of 2G and 3G services for pre-paid users in Delhi NCR, becoming the second major operator after Idea Cellular to hike rates following the March spectrum auction.

Jun 09, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

Spectrum auction deferred by a week to March 4

Government on Tuesday deferred the telecom spectrum auction by a week to March 4, while the deadline for bidders to submit applications has been extended to February 16.

Jan 27, 2015, 19:56 PM IST

DoT panel for higher 3G base price than recommended by TRAI

The TRAI, using SBI PLR, worked out the indexed price of Rs 4,874.59 crore per megahertz. In 2010, the final 3G spectrum rate paid by telecom operators was Rs 3,349.87 crore per megahertz.

Jan 06, 2015, 21:44 PM IST

Vodafone launches 3G roaming services in Odisha circle

Telecom major Vodafone India today announced the launch of 3G roaming services in Odisha circle.

Nov 26, 2014, 15:11 PM IST

Aircel partners Reliance Comm to launch 3G services in Mumbai

Mobile telecom operator Aircel has partnered with Reliance Communications to launch high-speed 3G services in the lucrative Mumbai circle.

Nov 12, 2014, 15:54 PM IST

3G services to cover 90% of A-grade circles by 2015: Ericsson

Ericsson estimated that using single spectrum slot, which is condition at present, telecom operators can deliver peak download speed of 21 mbps.

Jul 13, 2014, 12:12 PM IST

DoT may reconsider bar on spectrum sharing for 3G services

The Department of Telecom may reconsider its decision to bar spectrum sharing for 3G services following changes that have come into effect under the new licensing regime.

Jun 05, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

Airtel launches 3G services in parts of Punjab

The facility was made available to Airtel users after the company signed Intra Circle Roaming (ICR) pact with other operators who had the license for providing the services in the state.

May 29, 2014, 15:37 PM IST

Idea plans own 3G network in Delhi by Mar 2015

Idea Cellular, the country's third largest telecom operator, will use its own network for offering 3G services in the lucrative Delhi circle from early next year.

May 06, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Vodafone, Airtel, Idea resume 3G services in all circles

Telecom operators Vodafone and Idea Cellular Monday said they will resume 3G services in circles where they don't have spectrum through intra-circle roaming (ICR) pacts with other operators.

May 05, 2014, 20:51 PM IST

RCom, Tata Tele, Aircel tie up for 3G services

Telecom operator Reliance Communications on Monday announced a tripartite agreement with Tata Teleservices and Aircel to provide 3G roaming services to each others customers using their network across country.

Apr 28, 2014, 12:05 PM IST

TRAI to soon mandate minimum wireless internet speed

At present, there is no binding regulation on telecom operators to deliver wireless service at a particular minimum speed.

Apr 23, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

3G usage in India beats world average: NSN

Usage of 3G services in India more than doubled in 2013, exceeding the global average, Nokia Solutions and Networks said in a report Wednesday.

Mar 26, 2014, 19:52 PM IST

Ericsson bets on 3G in fast-growing Africa telecoms

The world`s top mobile infrastructure supplier Ericsson is betting that the fast-growing African mobile broadband market will remain dominated by 3G services over the next years as the newest 4G smartphones remain too expensive for local consumers.

Feb 19, 2014, 02:28 AM IST

Bharti Infratel Q3 net profit surges, sees 3G expansion

Telecommunications tower operator Bharti Infratel Ltd beat estimates with a surge in quarterly net profit, helped by higher investment income and lower interest expenses.

Jan 23, 2014, 15:19 PM IST

Airtel launches 3G services in Bangladesh

Telecom major Bharti Airtel Thursday said its subsidiary in Bangladesh has launched third generation (3G) services.

Nov 07, 2013, 21:58 PM IST

3G services rolled out in Bangladesh

Bangladesh's biggest cellphone operator Grameenphone Sunday announced the roll-out of its 3G network in capital Dhaka. The network will eventually cover the entire nation.

Sep 29, 2013, 21:42 PM IST