MTNL To Launch India’s First 50 Mbps Broadband In Mumbai

By November 24th, 2009 AT 7:28 PM

MTNL To Launch India's First 50Mbps Broadband In MumbaiMumbai’s number one Broadband and telecom service provider Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) is all set to launch 50 Mbps extraordinary High-Speed Broadband service using VDSL technology in Mumbai telecom circle.

MTNL today announced that it has geared up to upgrade the existing ADSL network to VDSL Broadband network which can offer up to 50 Mbps download speeds and uploads up to 12 Mbps within the distance of 1 Km from telephone exchange.

The VDSL or VHDSL (Very High Bitrate DSL), on the other hand, is the next-generation technology which is capable of supporting high bandwidth applications like HDTV

The operator also announced that it has planned to offer this service at very competitive rate and will be quite useful for corporate & business houses that may also use it as backup of their Internet Leased Line.

MTNL Broadband Internet service currently offers maximum 4 Mbps to its customers in Mumbai. The new service will offer twelve time faster from this speed and will help Broadcasting HDTV which requires higher bandwidth than the normal 8 Mbps.

It seems MTNL’s Broadband Unit is working out the price for the new 50Mbps broadband offer. Presently, MTNL Mumbai is the largest Broadband service provider in Mumbai and it has 4.02 lakhs Broadband connections in the city. The new service will help MTNL to offer Super Fast Broadband service.

MTNL Mumbai’s Broadband Unit also inviting the interested corporate houses further queries or Customized tariff Plans with indicating demand, they can contact just by a mail on [email protected] with their full contact details and address.

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thats good news and i guess soon it gonna come FTTH as well from bsnl too but the point is all home are not under 1KM range what.. if its more then 1KM speed going to drop… and other Big 2 question remain FUP is there? and data limit? weather u give 50mbps or 100mbps if u have that fair use policy and then data limit what we gonna do with 50mbps or 100mbps check emails??? lol if u want to boom india with high speed there is a need of unlimited data transfer and no fair use policy okay… Read more »

Saikat C
Saikat C

MTNL has presence in Delhi and Mumbai only.


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