Idea on a 4G services expansion spree, launches it in 7 more cities in Kerala

Idea Cellular, which started 4G LTE services in Kerala last December has now expanded its 4G service to 10 cities across Kerala. Initially the service was only available in Kochi, Malappuram and Kozhikode.


Idea 4G LTE service in now available in cities of Kozhikode, Ernakulam, Kannur, Kollam, Kottayam, Malappuram, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram and Thrissur. Within just three months of 4G service launch, Idea has now covered 10 of the 14 district headquarters in the state.

Idea Cellular is already the market leader in Kerala circle having a wide 3G network across the state. It now has a strategic advantage over its rivals Vodafone and Airtel who are lagging behind in terms of expanding 4G service in the state. Further, Idea continues to offer double data on all 4G data packs above 1GB.

Idea Cellular currently holds 1800 MHz 4G spectrum in 10 telecom circles which constitutes around 60% of Idea’s gross revenue market.

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March 22, 2016 1:29 am 1:29 AM

Whether Vodafone/Idea provide inter-circle roaming for 4G ?? Means Vodafone 4G user can select Idea 4G while on roaming and vice versa Idea 4G user can select Vodafone 4G where they don’t have licence to operate..

sachin patil
March 22, 2016 7:52 am 7:52 AM

might be its true bcse vdfn not launch 4g in mah and idea in mumbai.. it clear in nxt 2 mnth

March 21, 2016 5:57 pm 5:57 PM

Can anyone help me?? I have an idea postpaid connection and they barred my number due to high usage as my unbilled amount has reached Rs 9000, however my credit limit is Rs2000 only. I called 198 but it is of no use. Can anyone tell me where should I complain??

March 21, 2016 4:37 pm 4:37 PM

And elsewhere jio is launched for ” their employees only”.