Bangalore: Bharti Airtel has announced the launch of its 8 Mbps broadband service.
According to Atul Bindal, president at Bharti Airtel's broadband and telephone services, the launch marks the readiness of the telecom major's network for Internet Protocol Television (IPTV).
Announcing the national launch of the service, Bindal said Bharti's customers could now choose access speeds ranging from 256 Kbps to 4 Mbps, and soon even 8 Mbps. These speeds enable browsing on multiple windows with faster speeds and clarity.
The service will first be launched in Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, Kolkata, Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR), Mumbai and Hyderabad. In later stages, it will cover 50 cities. Bindal said the pricing of the product was being worked out, adding that it would be affordable.