Aircel Ltd

Aircel Ltd. was a Indian mobile network operator headquartered in Gurgaon that offered voice and 2G and 3G data services. Maxis Communications held a 74% stake and Sindya Securities and Investments held the remaining 26%. Aircel was founded by Chinnakannan Sivasankaran and commenced operations in Tamil Nadu in 1999. It was once a market leader in Tamil Nadu and had considerable presence in Odisha, Assam and North-East telecom circles. 2G and 3G Services including voice were shut down in all circles due to failure in merge with Reliance Communications.

Aircel Ltd

The Aircel Group, formed in 1994, offers affordable and outstanding mobile services to a vast subscriber base in India. Aircel has a vision of delighting its customers by giving them the respect they deserve. Our goal is to provide our customers with exemplary service and persistently look for new ways to surpass their expectations.

Aircel commenced operations in 1999. In our first decade of operations, we concentrated on building our foundations in the southern part of the country, and soon emerged as the regional market leaders. We worked hard and achieved that success by remaining focused on growth opportunities. Our project pipeline is robust, allowing for sustainable long-term growth.

In addition to our leadership position in Tamil Nadu, Aircel met with extraordinary success in the Eastern frontier circles. We pride ourselves on customer satisfaction and managed to emerge as the market leaders in Assam and North Eastern states within 18 months of operations. During this period, our company gained a strong foothold in 10 circles, to provide better access to our customers.

Aircel is a pan-India 2G operator with 3G spectrum in 13 circles and is credited with the fastest 3G roll out ever in the Indian telecom space. Aircel provides 3G service in Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar & Jharkhand, Chennai, Jammu & Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Kolkata, North East, Orissa, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, UP East and West Bengal. As a young data led telecom player, Aircel has constantly been at the helm of introducing innovative and value for money products and services for its customers, be it the Aircel Pocket Internet, taking the first step in making 3G affordable for the masses or launching revolutionary Industry first data products aimed at fuelling Internet adoption.

Aircel offers its customers, services and products that are easy to understand and use. All offerings are stimulating and at the same time extremely unique as Aircel continue to re-invent itself constantly to deliver the best and most up-to-date services. The brand instills a feeling of pride, confidence and reliance among all stakeholders by anticipating their desires and fulfilling the same efficiently.

With our foundations deeply set on our brand vales of simplicity, creativity, trust and excitement, we will continue to deliver superior services to our customers and will do our best to live up to their high expectations.

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited, Jio, is an Indian mobile network operator. Owned by Reliance Industries and headquartered in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, it operates a national LTE network with coverage across all 22 telecom circles. Jio does not offer 2G or 3G service, and instead uses voice over LTE to provide voice service on its network.

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited

Jio soft launched on 27 December 2015 (the eve of what would have been the 83rd birthday of Reliance Industries founder Dhirubhai Ambani), with a beta for partners and employees, and became publicly available on 5 September 2016. As of 30th November 2018, it is the third largest mobile network operator in India and the tenth largest mobile network operator in the world with over 271.553 million subscribers.

On 5 July 2018, fixed-line broadband service named Gigafiber, was launched by the Reliance Industries Limited’s chairman Mukesh Ambani, during the company’s Annual General Meeting.

The journey of Jio has been truly remarkable and has surpassed all expectations. The Jio family is now 280 million strong and growing on one of the world’s largest mobile data networks, in line with our vision of connecting everyone and everything, everywhere – always at the highest quality and the most affordable price. We are similarly working on re-inventing the connectivity solutions market for Homes and Enterprise with our next generation FTTX services.

Strong Customer Engagement

  • Jio has sustained its pace of underlying subscriber additions with net addition during the quarter of 27.9 million (as against previous four-quarter average of 28.4 million).
  • Gross adds at 32.7 million with the lowest industry churn rate at 0.61% per month.
  • Customer engagement stayed healthy with average data consumption per user per month of 10.8 GB and average voice consumption of 794 minutes per user per month.
  • Video consumption drove most of the usage, increasing to 460 crore hours per month.
  • JioPhone Monsoon Hungama offer (by Reliance Retail) with exchange policy and ₹501 upfront commitment has continued to witness good customer traction.

Superior and Next-Gen Network

  • Expansion of all-IP 4G LTE network coverage to 99% of population is on track to be completed over the next few months.
  • Jio is the only network to deploy tri-band (850MHz/ 1800MHz/ 2300MHz) 4G across all its network sites.
  • World’s largest VOLTE network, supporting 2x traffic growth over the past year and maintaining experience (lowest call drop rate at 0.12%).
  • Ranked fastest network over last 23 months by TRAI’s MySpeed Analytics app (average download speed of 18.7 Mbps during December 2018, as per TRAI)

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited is the largest network in India a small time. It also other major mobile network companies provide their services in India live Airtel Barathi, Vodafone Idea Limited, Aircel, Telenor India, Tata Docomo, BSNL Mobile, MTS India, Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) ETC.

Bharti Airtel Limited

Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 16 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 3 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers. In India, the company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G, and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high-speed home broadband, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G, 4G wireless services and mobile commerce. Bharti Airtel had over 413 million customers across its operations at the end of March 2018.

Bharti Airtel Limited

Mobile Services
Bharti Airtel offers GSM mobile services in all the 22-telecom circles of India and is the largest mobile service provider in the country, based on the number of customers.

Telemedia Services
Bharti Airtel Limited – The group offers high-speed broadband with the best in class network. With fixed line services in 87 cities, we help you stay in touch with your friends & family and keep you updated round the clock.

Airtel Business
Bharti Airtel Limited – Airtel business provides a broad portfolio of services to large Enterprise, Government, Small & Medium businesses and carrier customers. It is India’s leading and most trusted provider of communication and ICT services, offering services that include voice, data, network integration, data center & managed services, enterprise mobile applications, and digital media.

Digital TV Services
Bharti Airtel Limited – Discover the magical experience of digital entertainment with Airtel. From DVD quality picture and sound, the best and widest variety of channels and programmes to the best on-demand content on Airtel Live, your TV viewing experience change forever with digital TV from Airtel!

Airtel Broadband Superfast Internet (Airtel Fibernet)

Step into the future of broadband internet with Airtel fibernet technology. Experience the fastest internet speed on our existing fibre broadband network across multiple devices.

Airtel V-Fiber offers you with high-speed fibre optic internet that will transform your daily broadband internet experience with super-fast data speed. The unique combination of Vectorization – Europe’s No.1 fixed broadband technology and fiber allows you to enjoy broadband internet speeds of up to 100 Mbps, which means faster downloads and less buffering.

This FTTH (Fibre to home) technology will provide you with fully-dedicated fibre optic cable internet which can be connected to a maximum of 10 devices via a professional grade Wi-Fi modem. Every day needs like, HD video streaming, heavy file downloads and uploads will be faster than ever, whether you are a video lover, serious gamer or someone who simply loves to surf the net.

Airtel V-Fiber’s high-speed internet will keep you connected with an incomparable experience so you can access information, entertainment and more without compromises.

Vodafone Idea Limited India

Vodafone Idea Limited is India’s largest telecom operator with its headquarter based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Vodafone Idea is a pan-India integrated GSM operator offering 2G, 3G, and 4G mobile services under two brands named Vodafone and Idea. Vodafone Idea also provides services including Mobile payments, IoT, advanced enterprise offerings and entertainment, accessible via both digital channels as well as on-ground touch points, centers across the country. The company’s vision is ‘to create world-class digital experiences to connect and inspire every Indian to build a better tomorrow’.  As of November 2018, Vodafone Idea has 35.94% market share in India with 421.076 million subscribers, making it the largest mobile telecommunications network in India and the second largest mobile telecommunications network in the world. Vodafone Idea has a broadband network of 340,000 sites, distribution reach of 1.7 million retail outlets.

Vodafone Idea Limited

About Vodafone Idea Limited (formerly Idea Cellular Limited)

Vodafone Idea Limited is an Aditya Birla Group and Vodafone Group partnership. It is India’s leading telecom service provider with over 408 million customers and revenue market share of 32.2% (Q1FY19).

With a large spectrum portfolio and the number of broadband carriers to support the growing demand for data and voice, the company is committed to deliver delightful experiences to customers and contribute towards creating a truly ‘Digital India’ by enabling millions of citizens to connect and build a better tomorrow. It is developing world-class infrastructure to introduce newer and smarter technologies, making both retail and enterprise customers future ready with innovative offerings conveniently accessible through an ecosystem of digital channels as well as extensive on-ground presence.

Vodafone Idea Limited (formerly Idea Cellular Limited) continues to remain listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (NSE).

Vodafone Group

Vodafone Group is a British multinational telecommunications conglomerate, with headquarters in London and Newbury, Berkshire. It predominantly operates services in the regions of Asia, Africa, Europe, and Oceania. Among mobile operator groups globally, Vodafone ranked 4th (behind China Mobile, Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea) in the number of mobile customers (313 million) as of 2018.

Vodafone owns and operates networks in 25 countries, and has partner networks in 47 further countries. Its Vodafone Global Enterprise division provides telecommunications and IT services to corporate clients in 150 countries.

Vodafone Idea Limited competes with other major mobile operators including Airtel, BSNL, MTNL and Reliance Jio. Tata DoCoMo – with whom Vodafone Idea Limited competed is now in the process of Merging their businesses with Airtel. Vodafone Idea Limited has gone far ahead of the rest of these competitors with a Revenue Market Share of over 32.2%

Top Mobile Network Companies in India

India is the top mobile networking area in Asia. Mainly 10 top mobile networking companies available in India.

Top Mobile Network Companies in India

Top Mobile Network Companies in India

Idea and Vodafone

Vodafone Idea Limited is India’s largest telecom operator with its headquarter based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Vodafone Idea is a pan-India integrated GSM operator offering 2G, 3G and 4G mobile services under two brands named Vodafone and Idea

Bharti Airtel

Bharti Airtel Limited is an Indian global telecommunications services company based in New Delhi, India. It operates in 20 countries across South Asia and Africa. Airtel provides GSM, 3G, 4G LTE mobile services, fixed line broadband, and voice services depending upon the country of operation

Reliance Jio

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited,  Jio, is an Indian mobile network operator. Owned by Reliance Industries and headquartered in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, it operates a national LTE network with coverage across all 22 telecom circles


Aircel Ltd. was an Indian mobile network operator headquartered in Gurgaon that offered voice and 2G and 3G data services. Maxis Communications held a 74% stake and Sindya Securities and Investments held the remaining 26%. Aircel was founded by Chinnakannan Sivasankaran and commenced operations in Tamil Nadu in 1999.

Telenor India

Telenor Communications Private Limited, formerly known as Uninor, was an Indian mobile network operator. The company was a wholly owned subsidiary of Norwegian telecommunications company Telenor Group.

Tata Docomo

Tata Docomo Ltd is an Indian mobile network operator, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Teleservices, founded on November 2008. As of November 2018, it is the country’s fifth largest operator with 1.71 % market share and 20.044 million subscribers.

Reliance Communications

Reliance Communications is a telecommunications operator in India and through its international subsidiary Global Cloud Xchange. In February 2019, the company filed for bankruptcy as it was unable to sell assets to repay its debt. It had an estimated debt of ₹42,000 crore against assets worth ₹18,000 crore.

BSNL Mobile

BSNL Mobile (formerly CellOne) is an Indian mobile network operator, operated by the public enterprise BSNL. It provides both pre-paid and post-paid mobile services as well as many value-added services. BSNL Mobile has a pan-India presence with presence in all the 22 telecom circles in India. BSNL Mobile provides all of India with roaming access, including Delhi and Mumbai, and International roaming access to more than 300 networks across the world.

MTS India

Mobile TeleSystems India, was the joint venture and Indian subsidiary of the Russian mobile operator MTS. The company was headquartered in New Delhi, India. MTS India provided wireless voice, broadband Internet, messaging and data services in India. On 1 November 2017, MTS India merged with Reliance communication.

Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL)

Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited is a state-owned telecommunications service provider in the metro cities of Mumbai and New Delhi in India and in the island nation of Mauritius in Africa. The company had a monopoly in Mumbai and New Delhi until 1992 when the telecom sector was opened to other service providers.