Bharti Airtel has deployed an additional 4.6 MHz spectrum in the 900 MHz band in the Kerala telecom circle to enhance the network experience for Airtel customers in Kerala. The superior 900 MHz spectrum band will allow Airtel to boost its high-speed data network in Kerala and further improve the data network availability inside homes and commercial buildings.
The deployment of the 900 MHz spectrum band in Kerala is part of Airtel’s effort to enhance the network experience for customers. 900 MHz spectrum band offers higher signal propagation along with its better indoor coverage in urban areas and better reach in rural areas.
Airtel in the spectrum auction 2021 acquired 4.6 MHz in the 900 MHz band, 5 MHz in the 1800 MHz band, and 10 MHz in the 2300 MHz band. Airtel overall has 10 MHz in the 1800 MHz band, 4.6 MHz in the 900 MHz band, 10 MHz in the 2100 MHz band, and 30 MHz in the 2300 MHz band in Kerala circle.
Marut Dilawari, COO – Kerala, Bharti Airtel said, “Airtel customers will enjoy seamless high-speed data and HD quality calling experience on our upgraded network. We will continue to invest aggressively in deployment of latest network technologies to delight our customers.”