Airtel on Tuesday launched its 4G service in the country with the aim of providing its customers with faster internet speeds.
Kenya’s second largest telco service provider with the 4G fast browsing speeds and improved network responsiveness. The new experience offers the customers access to more media on their devices.
Speaking during the launch, the Managing Director, Prasanta Das Sarma expressed his gratification at the occasion that he says marks yet another great milestone for the company.
“Airtel is committed to continuously innovate and improve the quality of its products and services for a delightful customer experience. We believe that we have launched our 4G service at the most opportune time especially now that many customers have access to more 4G enabled handsets and devices,” Mr Sarma said.
The launch comes with a double data offer to all Airtel customers with a 4G handset and 4G SIM card. In addition, customers who upgrade their SIM cards to 4G will get a 2GB bonus for free.
Customers can also self-upgrade their SIM cards by dialing *100# and selecting the upgrade menu or get a 4G SIM free of charge from any Airtel shop.
The 4G network is among the fastest developing systems in the history of mobile telecommunications. It’s advantages have impacted service delivery in various businesses and industries.
The telco company is currently running a brand campaign dubbed “Kenya’s most affordable network,” showcasing its products and services including Airtel Money.
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