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Reliance communications becomes first operator to possess pan India contiguous 800MHz spectrum

Reliance communications have declared that in the recently concluded auction it has emerged as the only operator to now possess Pan India contiguous 800MHz spectrum upwards of 5MHz. Rcom plans to use this spectrum for a large scale FD-LTE rollout. Rcom has licences in 7 circles in 900MHz band which are expiring in December 2015, out of which it has managed to win back 900MHz spectrum in Himachal Pradesh and [...]

Reliance relaunches zero plan for GSM postpaid subscribers Pan India

Reliance communications the largest Pan India operator has been successful in gaining a large share of the Data market. With its innovative and value for money offerings, it is popular with the price sensitive market. zero plan is a unique offering by Rcom where it gives true unlimited Voice, Text and Data usage including roaming to subscribers. This offer was initially limited only to new handset purchases and CDMA subscribers. [...]

RCOM Appoints Srinivas M as Circle Business Head (Wireless) for Tamil Nadu and Kerala

Reliance Communications announced the appointment of Srinivas M the Company’s Circle Business Head, Wireless Business, Tamil Nadu & Kerala. Srinivas will be based out of RCOM’s Chennai office and will report to Ramesh Menon, RCOM’s National Head for GSM Operations. Prior to joining Reliance Communications, Srinivas was working with Idea Cellular as Chief Operating Officer, managing the National Pre-paid & Distribution Business of the telco, based out of the Corporate [...]

Reliance retail to launch e-commerce website by April/May

Reliance retail the subsidiary of Mukesh Ambani owned Reliance industries is all set to launch its e-commerce website for online shopping and all India delivery by April end or early May. The company is hiring employees for the launch of services, 2000 new employees have been hired for the e-commerce store and around another 8000 for the delivery and logistics chain. Reliance is looking at replicating the business model of [...]

How Internet.org can give a new direction for Online revolution in India

India is one of the few countries that boasts of first time Internet users getting introduced to Internet via smartphones. The plummeting smartphone prices and the increased set of features in entry-level phones have helped people get connected. Whatsapp is another such phenomena that lured people to start using Internet-enabled phones. What is internet.org and how does it work? Telcos like Reliance have come up with something that they call [...]

Idea 2G data gets costlier while Rcom gets cheaper in Maharashtra circle

Idea cellular and Reliance communications both Pan India operators number 3 and number 4 respectively by subscriber base are popular among mobile data users. Idea has 900MHz spectrum in 10 circles while Rcom has it in 7 circles and 1800MHz spectrum in the remaining circles both of which are being used to offer 2G voice and data services (Except for Idea’s 900MHz liberalised spectrum in Delhi which will be used [...]

Reliance launches Holi special true unlimited EvDO data pack for prepaid CDMA users

Reliance communications has launched an exciting high speed data pack at Rs.349 for it's CDMA subscribers Pan India which will offer true unlimited EvDO data (3G like speeds up to 3.1 Mbps) without any FUP or speed throttling with a validity of 30 days. This pack is available only for a limited duration from 5th to 7th March 2015. The pack is available only for prepaid subscribers and is valid [...]

Reliance reduces 3G data offering for Rs.177 pack in Delhi circle, now offers only 600MB

Reliance communications is popular among mobile data subscribers who need high speed Data at low tariff. Rcom has 3G spectrum in 13 circles and ICRA with Aircel in another 5 circles. It gained a major share of the 3G market by offering 3G data at 2G rates for smartphones. Though the quality of 3G network of Rcom is inferior to that of Airtel, Vodafone and Idea in most circles, they [...]

Reliance expands Pro 3 Rev B service to more circles

Reliance has expanded its Pro 3 CDMA EVDO Rev B service to more circles. Pro 3 services are now available in Tamilnadu, Karnataka, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Pune, Delhi, UP West, West Bengal (incl Kolkatta), Rajasthan, Gujarat & Kerala. Reliance Pro 3 service offers speed up to 14.7Mbps on CDMA EVDO Rev B network by using multiple carrier frequencies. The speed is much higher than Rev B service from competitors like Tata Photon Max [...]

MTS India to offer its Prepaid customers free minutes every time India scores a 4 or a 6

MTS today announced World Cup Pack for its prepaid voice customers across all the 9 circles where the company provides telecom services. Prepaid voice customers need to recharge with Rs. 215 to get a host of benefits including full talktime, free subscription of Cricket Alerts and a lot more. In addition, customers will also get an extra minute of local talk time for every 4 or a 6 scored by [...]

RCom launches Pro 3 EVDO Rev.B wingle and personal hotspot

Reliance communications have recently launched its next generation Pro 3 network which is a phase 2 EVDO Rev.B network with peak download speeds of 14.7 Mbps. As an initial strategy RCom is upgrading its network in the cities of circles where it does not have 3G HSPA spectrum (RCom has 3G spectrum in 13 of the 22 telecom circles). The pro 3 network gives speeds comparable to 3G with the [...]

TT Exclusive: Rcom to launch true unlimited 2G data packs

We have come to learn through insider sources that Reliance communications will soon be revising the existing 2G data packs in Karnataka circle so as to offer true unlimited 2G data. The packs of which data offerings will be revised are Rs.68 voucher which earlier offered 1GB data for 15 days will now offer unlimited 2G data for 15 days. Rs.99 voucher which earlier offered 650MB for 21 days will [...]

RCOM launches ICC world cup special roaming packs for Australia and New Zealand

Reliance communications the 4th largest operator by subscriber base has launched a special International roaming plan for its Postpaid GSM subscribers traveling to Australia and New Zealand for the ICC world cup 2015. The plan comes with a low rental of just Re.1 with a validity of 30 days. The plan offers discounts of 99% on data usage and 90% discount on the base tariff of international roaming in these [...]

Reliance to offer Twitter Access with no data charges during World Cup 2015

Reliance Communications has partnered with Twitter to provide RCOM customers with the most comprehensive platform to follow the excitement and global commentary as the world’s best 14 cricketing nations compete for the tag of the champion team. One unique aspect of this service is that customers who do not have a Twitter account can also access cricket-related Tweets by logging on to rcom.co.in/cricket on their mobile phones throughout the duration [...]

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