Videocon Plans to tie-up with Nokia Siemens Network to Roll out Advanced 4G LTE Network

Videocon Mobile Services on the sidelines of the recently concluded Mobile World Congress at Barcelona represented by Mr. Arvind Bali, Director & CEO, Mr. S. Krishnan, Director & Group CTO, and Mr. Illangovan G, Director & CFO, have had an in-principle agreement with Mr. Sandeep Girotra, Head of India Region, Nokia Siemens Networks, to tie up for Videocon’s 4G Network Rollout.

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Mr. Arvind Bali, Director and CEO, Videocon Mobile Services commented, “We intend to engage Nokia Siemens Networks as our Technology partner for our 4G Network Rollout in the country. The partnership will be a revolutionary step in bringing next generation of efficient mobile broadband services. 4G Network is capable of providing comprehensive IP based telecom solutions that allows voice, data and streamed multimedia services in a seamless manner at much higher data speed than the existing generation network including 2G and 3G. This, going forward shall address consumer requirement of enhanced data service experience including Video Chat, Mobile TV, HD TV content, digital video broadcasting etc and overhaul the existing mobile data communication in the country Nokia Siemens Network is our technology partner for 2G Network, and we are very happy with the services offered. We look forward to having a long term partnership with Nokia Siemens Network, the world leader in LTE innovation, to bring about a way forward for the next data communication revolution to the engaged consumers of the country.”

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March 6, 2013 12:06 pm 12:06 PM

Anything for Maharashtra & Goa Circle?

March 7, 2013 12:20 pm 12:20 PM

I think they didn’t bid for MH-Goa. But MTS gonna stay in Maha. 🙂

Sanjay Mishra
March 5, 2013 9:57 am 9:57 AM

Respected Sir (Videocon waly) bhayia ji phalay aapnay jahan 2G licence (UP WEST OR UP EAST, ETC) jeeta hai.waha per aap apni 2G service launch karo aur acchi (Quality) service do……..India mein 3G toh fail ho gaya hai …kuki 3G itna expensive hai ki koi bhi common man iska istmal nahi kar sakta hai…..jab tak 3G ke sabhi plans GPRS waly monthly plans ke barabar nahi pahuchte hai tab tak 3G common man tak nahi pauch sakta hai…… aur aap 4G ki baat kar rahae ho……….

March 5, 2013 11:54 am 11:54 AM
Mishra Sahab, abhi spectrum allot hi kaha huya hai company ko Bihar, UP(E) aur UP(W) mein. New frequencies jab allot karega Telecom Department tabhi baat banegi. Puraney license ko toh ab bhool hi jayo. Uska use karkey toh company launch nahi karegi service. Toh ab infrastucture ready karney mein time toh lagega hi. Jaha services bandh kar di hai company ne like Mumbai, Kerala, Tamil Nadu etc. waha se equipment move hongey Bihar aur UP mein. Waise bhi ab comapny ne 20 years ke liye license liya hai toh network roll-out ki conditions bhi new license k according hi hai.… Read more »
March 5, 2013 6:21 am 6:21 AM

What a foolish implementation (4G)?. Videocon, first of all you launch 2G services in Tamilnadu, then launch 3G. Finally you launch 4G services.

March 5, 2013 11:47 am 11:47 AM
The spectrum auction is over and Videocon has retained license for 6 circles only including Bihar-Jharkhand, Gujarat, Haryana, MP-Chattisgarh, UP (E) and UP(W). Not retaining license in Tamil Nadu or other 14 circles was company’s decision. You can’t force a company to launch services in TN just because you want it. Company has avoided all those circles where spectrum cost was too high which included Tamil Nadu also and they avoided some low cost circles too because that were not good for doing business. The spectrum given to the companies in November auction is liberalized and they are free to… Read more »