‘V-Fiber’will enable data speeds of up to100 Mbps over Airtel’s existing broadband network and
deliver superior experience in a multi-device environment
Green technology – no digging or change of wiring needed within customer premises; only
requires a quick modem upgrade
Existing customers can upgrade to ‘V-Fiber’ speeds at no extra charge; activation charges will be
fully refunded if a customer is not satisfied within the first month of service
Unlimited three months offer for new customers
Pan-India free voice calls facility and free additional data every month with myHome Rewards to add to
The technology deployment is part of Project Leap – Airtel’s nationwide network transformation initiative
28 th , December, 2016: Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest telecommunications services provider, today
announced launch of ‘V-Fiber’ in Pune, to offer superfast broadband to its customers. ‘V-Fiber’ is based on
Vectorization – Europe’s No. 1 fixed broadband technology –and will deliver speeds of upto100Mbps
overAirtel’sexisting broadband footprint in the city.
‘V-Fiber’ will transform the home broadband for Airtel customers with consistently superfast data speeds and
enable HD video streaming, heavy file downloads and uploads in a multi-device environment (over Wi-Fi).
‘V-Fiber’ is a green technology and there is no new wiring, drilling etc. required at an existing customer’s
premises. One simply needs to upgrade to a new ‘V-Fiber’ modem.
Airtel is the first operator in India to deploy Vectorization technology, which turbo charges the last mile
copper with advanced noise elimination technology (just like in audio systems) to deliver superfast data
speeds. With V-Fiber, Airtelhas brought fiberinto colonies & neighborhoods and upgraded exchanges.
Existing Airtel broadband customers can upgrade to ‘V-Fiber’ speeds to enjoy superfast data speedsat no extra
monthly cost. If they are not happy with the service within one month, Airtel will refund the activation
charges and the amount will be adjusted in the next bill cycle. New customers can avail the 3 month unlimited
offer and subsequently choose exciting V-Fiber plans starting from Rs. 699. Existing and new customers can
register their requests at www.airtel.in/vfiberor call on 18001030121.
Vidur Rattan, CEO –Rest of Maharashtra and Goa, Bharti Airtel said, “We are delighted to bring ‘V-
Fiber’ to our customers in Pune, as part of our endeavour to deliver best-in- class broadband experience to
users. With ‘V-Fiber’, we are all set to offer an altogether transformed experience on our future ready network
tothe digitally savvy homes. This solution offers a very quick and convenient upgrade to the customer. Our
innovative myHome Rewards program and free voice calling facility will certainly add to the delight of
Pune’s Digital Homes.”
Airtel’s ‘myHome Rewards’ program provides free additional data benefit of 5GB per month for every other
Airtel service connection – postpaid mobile or digital TV (DTH) – within the home/family. Customers can
avail this exciting offer for their existing as well as new Airtel postpaid mobile and digital TV connections.
So, if an Airtel broadband home has two Airtel postpaid mobiles and one Airtel digital TV connection then 15
GB free additional data will be added to their broadband account every month.
Unlimited free voice calls
Airtel also announced the launch of unlimited free voice calling for all broadband customers. The facility is
now available across broadband plans and customers can make unlimited free voice calls to any network
across the country at no extra cost.
Airtel V-Fiber deployment is a part of Airtel’s nationwide network transformation initiative – Project Leap
started last year. Under the initiative, Airtel is also augmenting its 550,000 Kms of domestic & international
fiber/submarine cable capacity in order to drive down latency, improve customer experience and serve the
growing demand of data services in years to come. The Company is also increasing caching of content at its
data centres to improve data experience for customers.
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