Idea Cellular likely to launch 4G services on December 23

Idea Cellular, the third largest telecom operator by subscribers, is set to roll out first 4G network in the country on December 23, 2015, joining the likes of Airtel, Vodafone and Aircel that have already launched high-speed 4G services in the country.


According to sources, the company may launch 4G services in Southern part of the country first. The telco has sent media invites, which reads, “Idea invites you to witness the launch of the next revolution in mobile communication.”

Earlier, Idea Cellular had said it plans to launch 4G services in 750 towns across 10 circles by the first half of 2016. The telco has 4G licenses in Maharashtra and Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, Kerala, Punjab, Haryana, Karnataka, Orissa, Tamil Nadu and North East telecom circles.

Also read: Idea plans to launch 4G services in 126 cities

Idea had acquired spectrum in 1800 MHz band during the last two spectrum auctions in February 2014 and March 2015. The company plans to introduce from next fiscal its branded digital services applications like Idea Music, Idea Games, Idea Movies and Idea Digital Wallets.

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December 24, 2015 1:33 pm 1:33 PM

Some dealers misguiding idea 3g start soon. In sep-2015 bt til now. service not start. All leading company intrest to lunches in city area no one care village and town. Neerchal before 1 km and after 1km 3g available bt midle no 3g and 2ggggggggg lacking

December 23, 2015 11:13 pm 11:13 PM

Hi frnds Gud eve all r enjoying 3g and 4g but in Kasaragod dist neerchal no 3g &4g only 2g it’s very slow. No one can take care abt upgrading

SaYed Ejaz
December 24, 2015 3:48 am 3:48 AM

Dont worry.

it will reach there 🙂
I heard Docomo or aircel launched 3G there.
check out.

Still problem means check wtr bsnl 3G is there.
Any one will be there most probably.

Dont worry.

December 23, 2015 2:33 pm 2:33 PM

Great LOOTING strategy by AVOID group ahead of launch of JIO REVOLUTION. Now FRAUDEA is going to launch 4G to LOOT