Airtel VoLTE Services: Reliance Jio entry into the telecom market starts an enlarged price war last year, which saw the telecom operators slashing the data and tariffs charges. The Reliance Jio chairman Mukesh Ambani also offered the 4G VoLTE (Voice over the Long Term Evolution) services to its users. It makes to voice calls using the data.The Jio is the first telecom sector offer VoLte services.
To rival with Jio, Airtel launches the Airtel VoLTE Services:
On Monday the Bharti Airtel launched the VoLTE services in Mumbai. The Airtel is the second telecom operator offers the 4G VoLTE services. On Monday Airtel said, there will be a no additional data charges for the VoLTE and calls will be billed as per the existing packs or plans benefits.
Bharti Airtel is the biggest telecom operator in the India. It has also announced the VoLTE services will roll out the across the India by March 2018.
Airtel Director Abhay Savaraonkar statement:
Abhay Savargaonkar is the Director – Networks of Airtel said ”the next few months, will quickly increase the development of the VoLTE to cover the all key geographic to bring the HD calling to our users. We eagerly look forward to oue\r devices partners to enabling the Airtel VoLTE on their devices”.
Airtel VoLTE Services:
Airtel said the Bharti Airtel VoLTE services would also allow the users to continue with the data sessions at 4G speed while their call is in progress. In the case of nono availability of the 4G VoLTE calls will automatically back to the 2G/3G networks. It ensures that users continue to stay connected at all the times.
The Airtel VoLTE is enabled the superior call quality compared to the 2G or 3G connections. In this case, more data can be transferred over the 4G than 3G or 2G. Both Airtel and Jio have said that their VoLTE services will not be charged the extra data used in these calls.
The call is made, 3G and 2G networks assign a certain amount of bandwidth to the call. It terminates the when your call ends. In the VoLTE network, the voice calls are broken up into the packet information. And this calls sent to the data pipeline without decreasing the bandwidth. The result of the packets of voice data can be carried the higher bandwidth. The result is better to call quality. The both Jio and Airtel are offering the users to HD quality voice calls.
However, to utilise the VoLTE (voice over lte) services, it is important that your smartphone is VoLTE is enabled.