In urban India today, both home internet and home entertainment are seeing rapid growth, accelerated by consumers watching more content on their TVs than ever before. In 2020-21, the home broadband market has grown 2X, while the number of OTTs has jumped from 9 in 2012 to 40+ in 2021. Consumers are demanding a greater variety of entertainment than ever before, powered by reliable home internet.
Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s premier communications solutions provider, demonstrated its superfast and ultra-low latency LIVE 5G network at the Bengal Global Trade Expo 2022 (BGTE 2022) in Kolkata Science City. The demonstration was done in standalone mode using the 3.4-3.5 GHz band trial spectrum allotted to Airtel by the Department of Telecom.