Airtel has announced the launch of its V-Fiber broadband service in Mumbai. The service aims to offer superfast broadband service to its customers. Airtel V-Fiber was first announced in New Delhi and it is based on Vectorization, Europe's No. 1 fixed broadband technology. The fiber broadband service will deliver speeds of up to 100Mbps over Airtel's existing footprint in the city. Airtel says V-Fiber will deliver consistent speeds and will transform the home broadband service.
Airtel V-Fiber is for consumers looking for HD video streaming, heavy file downloads and uploads in a multi-device environment. "With ‘V-Fiber’, we are all set to offer an altogether transformed experience on our future ready network to the digitally savvy homes. This solution offers a very quick and convenient upgrade to the customer," said Sameer Batra, Chief Executive Officer – Mumbai, Bharti Airtel.
Airtel's V-Fiber is a green technology that involves no new wiring or drilling over an existing connection. It just works with upgrade to a new V-Fiber modem. Airtel is the first operator to adopt Vectorization technology and the company has brought fiber into colonies & neighborhoods and upgraded exchanges with V-Fiber.
Existing Airtel broadband customers can upgrade to V-Fiber speeds at no extra monthly cost. Airtel says it will refund the modem charges if the customer is not happy with the service within one month. Airtel V-Fiber plans start from Rs 899 and consumers can avail the 3 months unlimited offer.