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Vodafone to launch 4G in Mumbai soon, makes SIM cards available

4G SIMs will be available for its customers at 56 prominent locations in and around Mumbai, where customers can bring their 3G SIMs and upgrade.

, ET Bureau|
Updated: Jan 06, 2016, 11.54 AM IST
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NEW DELHI: Vodafone India, the country's second largest telecom company, has made 4G SIMs available at its exclusive stores in Mumbai, and said it will launch commercial services in the financial capital soon.

4G SIMs will be available for its customers at 56 prominent locations in and around Mumbai, where customers can bring their 3G SIMs and upgrade.

“Our 8.6 million customers in Mumbai have a lot to look forward to. We want our customers to be 4G-ready so that they can start experiencing the benefits of high speed mobile internet services as soon as they are launched commercially. Hence, this facility to upgrade to 4G-ready SIMs in advance," said Ishmeet Singh, Business head at Vodafone India, Mumbai.

"We are excited and fully geared up to launch our 4G services on the superior 1800 MHz band in Mumbai very soon," he added. A formal announcement is expected soon.

While customers can walk into any nearby Vodafone store and get their 4G-ready SIM, with a hassle free exchange process, Vodafone is also making arrangements of home delivery of 4G ready SIMs for its premium high-value customers.

With the new 4G-ready SIM, they will continue to enjoy uninterrupted mobile internet experience as per their existing plans and will be automatically upgraded to 4G as soon as the services are launched.

Vodafone has already launched its high speed 4G services in Kerala. Services in Kolkata, Bengaluru and Delhi would be launched by March 2016.

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