HNExpress Staff Reporter: GIGAnet from Vi is the largest telecom network in Kolkata, serving over 7 million customers.
Vi holds 84 MHz spectrum in Kolkata, across 900, 1800, 2100, and 2500 bands. Highest deployment of most efficient 900 MHz band spectrum in Kolkata and the Rest of Bengal ensures better voice clarity and indoor experience for customers in West Bengal.
Shivan Bhargava, Cluster Business Head- East, Vodafone Idea Limited, said “We are committed to keep our customers in West Bengal connected on the best 4G network, with a range of services beyond just voice and data. Vi has the largest spectrum deployment in the Kolkata telecom circle and the highest quantum of most efficient 900 MHz band spectrum in Kolkata as well as Rest of Bengal, ensuring better voice and data experience even indoors. With our robust network and capacities, we are enabling our customers to conveniently avail essential services like education, healthcare, ecommerce as well as entertainment, from the safety of their homes.”
Efficient mix of FDD and TDD sites has enabled Vi to enhance network speed and capacity, multi fold.
To cater to the high data demand amongst students and working professionals who have had to resort to study and work from home due to the extended pandemic, Vi has a choice of plans for customers:
Vi Double Data packs-
• RC 299= 4GB/ Day + Unlimited calls for 28 days,
• RC 449 = 4GB/ Day + Unlimited calls for 56 days
• RC 699 = 4GB/ Day + Unlimited calls for 84 days
Customers can also take the benefit of Night Binge service that facilitates unlimited high-speed data from 12am – 6am, at no extra cost. This service is available on all Vi pre-paid daily data unlimited recharges worth Rs 249 and above. Vi users have the additional benefit of Weekend Rollover of Data whereby customers can carry forward unutilized data during the weekdays to use during weekends.
Amongst multiple offerings to support students in their journey for a better tomorrow, Vi offers exclusive access to a world of learning and upskilling opportunities through e tie-ups with Upgrad, Udemy and Pedagogy.
Enabling students to avail remote learning facility, Vi CSR has been offering educational content for school students through its digital applications.
Vi data customers can browse and download a variety of content from various OTT applications, as well as Vi Movies and TV App – a one-stop entertainment destination to enjoy live TV Shows, latest movies and original content. Downloaded by more than 10 Million+ Vi subscribers it gives access to over 9500+ movies, in 13 different languages, 400+ live TV channels along with a huge catalogue of original web series and International TV Shows across all genres.
To simplify and accelerate the digital transformation journey for enterprises in Kolkata, Vodafone Idea is the only telecom company in India offering end-to-end IoT solution comprising connectivity, hardware, network, application, analytics, security and support.
Vi Business Plus plans starting at Rs. 299 enable enterprises, small businesses, and their workforce more flexibility to connect in an efficient and secure manner, from home, outdoors or any location. Vi Business Plans offer an array of value added benefits such as Mobile Security, Location Tracking, Data Pooling and Entertainment.