June 26th, 2018 5:27 PM 13 COMMENTS

VoWi-Fi to Launch in India Very Soon: What to Expect Along With Pros and Cons

After giving a green flag to the recommendations on the development of Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWi-Fi) technology infrastructure, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has been stressing a lot on the launch of the technology in the country. This new VoWi-Fi feature would enable users with poor cellular connectivity to call subscribers by connecting to their nearest public Wi-Fi hotspot or any standard Wi-Fi connection. The service probably won’t incur any charges, like... Read More

June 25th, 2018 2:16 PM 26 COMMENTS

Vodafone India Set to Commence VoWi-Fi Services in 13 Circles

Soon mobile phone subscribers will be able to make zero cost calls over Wi-Fi networks from their nearest public Wi-Fi hotspot. The Department of Telecommunications has hastened the process of development of these Wi-Fi hotspots after the recommendations came into scrutiny regarding VoWiFi, and Vodafone India seems to be keen on the technology. This would help subscribers connect with whomever they want on call, even in areas where the connectivity... Read More

June 21st, 2018 12:09 PM 38 COMMENTS

DoT Amends License Conditions to Allow VoWi-Fi Calling in India

Owing to this new permission by DoT, soon users with poor cellular connectivity will be able to use Wi-Fi network to make calls. On Wednesday, the Department of Telecommunications made some amendments to license regulations, now allowing the carriers to use a single phone number for calling as well as internet telephony. This move will enable the telecom operators to route phone calls over Wi-Fi whenever the cellular network is... Read More

November 30th, 2021 12:13 PM 40 COMMENTS

Vi WiFi Calling Now Available in a New State

In a phased manner, Vodafone Idea (Vi) is extending the facility of VoWi-Fi or Voice Over Wi-Fi calling. The telco had last month added support for VoWi-Fi calling in the Rest of Bengal. Now, Vi has added yet another state/region to its list for Wi-Fi calling. Users in Punjab can now leverage Vodafone Idea’s VoWi-Fi calling to make crystal clear calls even if they have weak network coverage inside their... Read More

October 15th, 2021 7:17 AM 13 COMMENTS

Airtel HD Voice Helping 4G Users Who Do Not Have VoLTE Devices

Even after the proliferation of 4G smartphones with Voice over LTE (VoLTE) capability in India, there are many who use an LTE only device. This makes it hard for them to make voice calls using the 4G networks. However, Bharti Airtel has an application to help out such users. The telco is now offering an ‘Airtel HD Voice’ application that will help enable VoLTE and VoWi_Fi calling for Android smartphones.... Read More

July 21st, 2021 4:30 PM 5 COMMENTS

Vodafone Idea Extends eSIM Service to a New State

Vodafone Idea eSIM service is now available in multiple circles including Mumbai, Gujarat, Delhi, Karnataka, Maharashtra & Goa, UP East, Kerala, Kolkata, Tamil Nadu and Punjab. Vodafone Idea postpaid users utilising eSIM supportive smartphones will no longer be required to put in a physical SIM card to access the company's telecom network. eSIM comes in the form of an integrated SIM chip that will be compliant with all the supported... Read More

June 23rd, 2021 12:47 PM 11 COMMENTS

Vodafone Idea, Cisco Partner to Boost Network Capacity

Vodafone Idea (Vi) has just announced its partnership with Cisco for boosting its 4G networks. The third-largest telecom operator of India, Vi, will be using equipment from Cisco to boost its network capacity. It is worth noting that Vi already has an impressive network capacity because of the refarming of the 3G spectrum to 4G. Now with the added capacity, Vi users will be able to connect to the internet... Read More

May 17th, 2021 5:47 PM 0 COMMENTS

Bharti Airtel’s Registers Total Revenues of Rs 25,747 Crore in Q4 FY2021

Bharti Airtel had a decent last quarter in FY2020-21. The telco reported a 17.6% YoY jump in revenues for the last quarter. The total revenues for the company in the last quarter was Rs 25,747 crore. Out of this, Airtel’s India business contributed revenues of Rs 18,338 crore, which is up by 17.5% YoY. One highlight of the report shared by Bharti Airtel was the dipping average revenue per user... Read More

April 27th, 2021 12:16 PM 3 COMMENTS

Itel Vision 2 Is One of the Cheapest 4G Smartphones in India

Itel Vision 2 recently launched in India. It is an entry-level 4G smartphone that will succeed the Itel Vision 1 launched in February 2020. The device comes with a refreshed design in two colours with a glossy black. There is a punch-hole cutout at the top left of the screen housing the selfie-sensor. Further, the device comes with a fingerprint sensor at the rear. The Itel Vision 2 has a... Read More

April 12th, 2021 5:51 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vodafone Idea to Offer Better Customer Services With Google’s Business Messages

Vodafone Idea has announced yet another industry first integration with Google’s Business Messages. Vodafone Idea has integrated its VIC ChatBoT with Google’s Business Messages for providing 24x7 real-time customer service to support all Vi users on Smartphones. The AI-powered VIC is enabled with LIVE Agent connect for assisted services which are extended to Google’s Business Messages also This innovation enables users searching for Vi or Vi Stores on Google Search... Read More

March 30th, 2021 2:39 PM 0 COMMENTS

Poco X3 Price Reduced to Rs 14,999 from April 1, 2021

Following the launch of the Poco X3 Pro in India today, Poco has reduced the price of Poco X3. To recall, the Poco X3 was launched in India for a starting price of Rs 16,999 for its 6GB+64GB variant. But in the recently concluded launch event for the Poco X3 Pro, the company has announced that the Poco X3 will now be available for a starting price of Rs 14,999... Read More

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