iWorld

Focus on data brings remarkable growth to Aircel in Karnataka

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/internet-images/2015/12/10/Untitled-1.jpg?itok=giVB0xxg

MUMBAI: As a result of strong focus on data driven products and services, Aircel, one of India’s leading telecom operators, has become the fastest growing telecom operator in Karnataka in the last quarter ending September 2015.

Aircel grew in gross revenue by a good 3.1% while the industry de-grew by 0.9% with data contributing a whopping 27% to the overall revenue. Aircel has been buoyant in its Karnataka operations and the company’s  growth is attributed to the success of innovative data products and services such as Combo 196, Free Basic Internet for all, Unlimited 3G Packs starting at Rs 9 to name a few.

 Aircel Karnataka circle business head Kanwarbir Singh said, “Karnataka is one of the key markets for us and we have grown remarkably in the market. We provide the best ‘value for money’ products to our customers to suit their needs. There has been a dramatic increase in the sales of smartphones and this has led to a widespread need of data, especially for the youth. We’re confident that our products will not only greatly ease the pockets of our new customers, but also help to fuel internet adoption in the country for those who still aren’t online. It is a known fact that with each passing day, the need of our customers to have access to seamless data connectivity on their mobile phones is increasing manifold. With increasing frequency and hours of time spend on being online; there is a customer fear of probable bill shock due to perception of high charges. Unlimited 3G packs starting at as low as Rs 9, erases all such worries and gives confidence to use 3G and Stay Online. We are extremely committed to the Karnataka circle and will constantly strive to provide simple and innovative products and services to our customers”

 Also, in its aggressive mode to spearhead the data growth in the country, Aircel, recently launched an affordable range of industry first Unlimited 3G packs ranging from Rs.9 to Rs.397 for all its customers. With this trend setting move, Aircel hopes to encourage its existing and potential customers to stay connected online with Aircel.

Aircel’s industry first offers of unlimited 2G/3G data packs of Rs.9, Rs.84, Rs.249 and Rs. 397 are intended to redefine the way mobile internet is consumed in India. With an USSD recharge of Rs.9 per day, subscribers can enjoy 100MB 3G and thereafter unlimited 2G for a day. Subscribers can also enjoy 1GB, 3GB and 7.5GB of unlimited 3G/2G data for Rs.84, Rs.249 and Rs. 397 respectively.

The 1GB, 3GB & 7.5GB ETOP packs, with validity of 10 days, 30 days and 15 days, are in line with the growing data consumption.

Aircel Karnataka circle marketing head Karthik .V  said, “We have witnessed an increasing demand for data especially for entertainment and productivity purposes. Being a data focused company, constantly innovating with data products is the only way to stay relevant for our consumers. Aircel sees a huge opportunity to get more first time internet users on board as well as help graduate existing data users to faster technologies like 3G.”

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/22/act.jpg?itok=KXa3kBcy
ACT leads in wired subs adds, Jiojuggernaut marches on

Atria Convergence Technologies Pvt. Ltd (ACT) leads in wired broadband internet subscribers additions in calendar year 2017 (CY-17) until 31 March 2017 (Mar-17) as per data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).

iWorld Broadband
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/22/Asianet-Broadband.jpg?itok=tjF73-Xr
Asianet Broadband to move into Tamil Nadu; launches superfast package in Kozhikode

MUMBAI: Down south, Asianet Broadband a part of Asianet Satellite Communications has announced it is spreading its wings into Tamil Nadu. Asianet Broadband has 200,000 subscribers from residential areas SMEs and office in 56 and cities towns across God’s own country Kerala.

iWorld Broadband
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/19/Marlina_1.jpg?itok=8y3Z-kRD
Hooq's 'Marlina..." goes to Cannes

MUMBAI: Hooq, one of the largest Video on Demand service in South-East Asia, has announced that its first Indonesian original production will be screening at the Director’s Fortnight in Cannes which opens this week. This is on the back of a series of announcements from Hooqthat underscores its...

iWorld Video On Demand
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/19/Dangal.jpg?itok=7KQl9nJd
Zee TV goes into overdrive on Dangal world premiere

It’s the mega blockbuster of Indian Hindi cinema. And Zee TV is pulling out all the stops to give the world television premier of the Aamir Khan starrer the Rs 1000 crore box office Dangal on 21 May 12 noon to 4 pm the spotlight it deserves in the minds of TV viewers.

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/19/OTTV-2017_0.jpg?itok=uH6dDIIQ
OTTV 2017: Co-existence with traditional TV predicted, scope for OTT kids content

MUMBAI: "Can OTT TV challenge traditional TV?" was the session on OTTV Summit 2017, as industry experts shared their views with regards to the future of the traditional TV consumption and OTTV consumption. Will traditional TV die soon? Will OTT take over traditional TV? Moderated by Dveo Media CEO...

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/18/cable-wire.jpg?itok=yinV3gZ6
Insight: Significant growth in FTTH market foreseen till '25

MUMBAI: Fiber to the home is a communication technology which delivers the communication signal over optical fiber directly to the home from the operator’s switching equipment. Fiber to the home is replacing traditional copper infrastructures such as coaxial cables and telephone wires. At present...

iWorld Broadband
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/18/Sunil%20Bharti%20Mittal-800x800%20%282%29.jpg?itok=QEt7Qjid
100% more Airtel data offered in b'band plans

MUMBAI: Following its rollout of ‘V-Fiber’ superfast broadband to serve the exploding demand for reliable high speed data solutions in Indian homes, now introduces larger bundles of data at existing prices to enable customers to do more New proposition designed to drive adoption of high speed...

iWorld Telecom
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/17/sony-liv.jpg?itok=NXnhZGwt
SonyLiv adds another language to its catalogue, launches first Gujarati rom-com web series

Younger by a few years or older by a wide age gap? Arranged by the family, the saccharine sweet romance or the clandestine hush-hush affair?

iWorld Video On Demand
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/05/16/alt-balaji.jpg?itok=LxFVdG6R
ALTBalaji enters kids' entertainment with animated Moe Doe, Ding Dong Bell & Happy Lucky Ki Katti Batti

After disrupting the digital entertainment space with original shows, ALTBalaji enters the untapped domain of kids’ entertainment segment in digital world. ALTBalaji -India’s largest mobile platform of original shows launches animated shows which includes popular and original characters; in both...

iWorld Over The Top Services

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories