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Now, Bharti Airtel has over one million users for WiFi calling

Our Bureau Mumbai | Updated on January 10, 2020 Published on January 10, 2020

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Bharti Airtel, the first mobile operator to introduce Voice over WiFi in India, has amassed more than one million users for its WiFi calling.

“The technology has truly transformed the indoor network quality for Airtel mobile customers, particularly in high population density areas in urban markets,” Randeep Sekhon, Chief Technology Officer at Bharti Airtel said.

Also read: Airtel expands ‘Airtel Wi-Fi Calling’ footprint

Airtel Wi-Fi Calling will use WiFi networks to create a dedicated channel for voice calls and allow customers to make telco-grade calls.

Airtel Wi-Fi Calling’ does not require any app and can be configured on smartphones.

In December Bharti Airtel launched its Voice Over Wi-Fi service – ‘Airtel Wi-Fi Calling’ - in Mumbai, Kolkata, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.

Published on January 10, 2020
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