New plans for 4G customers may soon get introduced from major telco company named as Bharti Airtel. The plan is to start a voice calling facilities for Airtel’s 4G Subscribers in their 4G network deployed circles.
Its been a speculation that Airtel may use NSN to deploy voice calling facilities on their existing GSM network.
Already Airtel is offering the 4G/LTE data services to locations like Pune, Bangalore & Kolkata.
As per Airtel by using NSN equipments, Airtel will shift their customers to GSM network platform to enjoy voice mails & voice calling feature & at the same time customers also can take advantage of 4G data feature on their 4G smart phone.
Airtel’s CTO and Director Jagbir Singh told in a statement that “The solution will enable our 4G customers to enjoy high-quality voice services on GSM network and ultra-fast data services on TD-LTE platform – thereby allowing them to have a unified experience on a 4G handset.”
Thorsten Robrecht NSN’s head of Mobile Broadband portfolio management “This achievement of enabling world-first voice call fallback from TD-LTE to GSM in live network is yet another milestone in our efforts to strengthen the commercialisation and deployment of TD-LTE technology globally.”