Kerala’s largest 4G telecom network, GIGAnet from Vi is also the fastest 4G network in Kerala and across India for three consecutive quarters, as per Ookla – the global leader in fixed broadband and mobile testing applications, data and analysis. Vi delivered the fastest 4G speeds compared to all other operators between July 2020-March 2021 quarters, making it the only operator delivering fastest 4G speeds consistently for three consecutive quarters on a pan-India basis.
In Kerala, GIGAnet from Vi has topped the speed charts for average download speeds in key cities like Kochi, Ernakulam, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Kozhikode, Kollam. The fastest 4G network verification is based on analysis by Ookla® of Speedtest Intelligence® data for average 4G download speeds in India and specified regions or cities aggregated from Q3 2020 – Q1 2021.
The fastest 4G network verifications from Ookla have been received by Vi at a time when telecom networks in India have seen an exponential surge in data usage due to the work from home scenario. The largest and most diverse spectrum holding in Kerala has kept Vi well positioned to serve the ever rising connectivity needs of customers in the state.
Mr S. Murali, Cluster Business Head, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, Vodafone Idea Limited, said “We are committed to keep our customers in Kerala connected on the best 4G network, with a range of services beyond just voice and data. Vi has the largest spectrum deployment in the state and the highest quantum of most efficient 900 MHz band spectrum, ensuring better voice and data experience even indoors. With our robust network and increased capacities, we are enabling our customers to conveniently avail a wide array of services including education, healthcare, ecommerce as well as entertainment, from the safety of their homes.”
To enable customers to get more out of Vi’s robust network and make the most of their data plans, Vi offers a choice bouquet of content catering to the interests of different customer categories.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
Heavy data users on Vi network can enjoy high speed data without limits from 12 am to 6 am. This benefit is available to all Vi prepaid customers on Unlimited plans of Rs. 249 and above. Vi customers also have the benefit of weekend data rollover on all Unlimited packs of Rs.249 and above, allowing users to carry forward their unutilized data from their daily quota during the week and using it during the weekend.
As one of many offerings to support customers in their journey for a better tomorrow, Vi also 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.