Airtel has launched India’s first LTE-TDD smartphone today. Ascend P1 LTE is a Android 4.0 with 4G network services support only available in Kolkata. The smartphone features 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB storage, 4.3-inch Super AMOLED qHD display with Gorilla Glass 2, and 8MP rear camera with dual LED flash.
[box_dark]”Over the last 15 years, Airtel has been at the forefront of India’s telecom revolution and played an instrumental role in aligning the country’s technology trends with the latest standards from across the globe. We are excited to announce the launch of India’s first 4G LTE TDD multimode mobile device along with Qualcomm and Huawei,” said Sanjay Kapoor, CEO – India & South Asia, Bharti Airtel.[/box_dark]
As Airtel becomes the first telecom operator company to launch 4G services in Kolkata, it is planing to start the 4G services in Pune and Bangalore in time to come.