Airtel launches VoLTE services in Kolkata

Airtel VoLTE

Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest subscriber-based telecom operator today announced the launch of its VoLTE services in Kolkata. Airtel VoLTE, which works over 4G, will enable customers across the city to enjoy HD quality voice calls with faster call set up time. Customers can call any mobile, landline network using Airtel VoLTE.

Over 100 4G smartphone models are now compatible with Airtel VoLTE, allowing customers to enjoy HD calling with faster call set up time on India’s leading smartphone network. With the best of devices from popular brands like Apple, Samsung, OnePlus, and Xiaomi, customers can now choose from the best of flagship 4G smartphones including the iPhone X, iPhone 8 series, Samsung S7 & S7 Edge, OnePlus 5 & 5T to enjoy Airtel VoLTE services.

Sameer Anjaria, CEO, West Bengal & Odisha, Bharti Airtel said, “We are delighted to extend our VoLTE footprint to Kolkata with the launch of our services today. Complementing our world class 4G network, VoLTE will add to the customer experience and our range of smartphone offerings.”

There will be no additional data charges for VoLTE and calls will be billed as per existing plan or packs benefits. Airtel’s wide 4G network coverage enables seamless connectivity on Airtel VoLTE and in case of non-availability of 4G network, Airtel VoLTE calls will automatically fall back on 3G/2G network to ensure that customers continue to stay connected at all times.

Top Smartphone Models with Airtel VoLTE support

Brand Model
Apple iPhone SE /6 /6plus / 6S / 6S plus /7 /7 plus /8 /8 plus/X
Samsung A5 2017/ A7 2017/ A8/ A9 Pro/ J2 2016/J7 2015/ J7 2016/ J7 Prime/ J2 Pro/ On 8/ On Nxt/J7 Max/ On Max/ J7 Nxt/ Tab A 2/ S6/ S6 Edge / J5 Prime (16 Gb) / J5 2016 / C9 Pro / J5 Prime (32 GB)/S7/S7 Edge/J2 2015/J2 2016/C7 Pro/A8+
Xiaomi Mi Max/ Mi Max Prime/ Redmi Y1/ Redmi Y1 lite/ Mi-Mix 2/ Mi A1/ Redmi Note 4/ Redmi 5A/ Mi Max 2/ Redmi 4/ Redmi 4A/ Redmi Note 5 Pro
One Plus OnePlus 5/ OnePlus 5T/OnePlus 3/OnePlus 3T
Micromax Micromax Canvas 2
Oppo F3/ A71/ F3 plus / F5/ F5 Youth/ F5 6GB/A83/A71 (3GB RAM)
Vivo Y55L/ V5/ V5s/ Y66/ V5Plus/ Y55S/ V7/ Y69/ V7 Plus/ Y53
Karbonn A40 Indian/Titanium Jumbo/K9 Smart Yuva/Titanium Jumbo 2/K9 Smart Grand/Titanium Frames S7/Yuva 2/A9 Indian/Aura Sleek Plus
Lava Z25/ Z80/Era 2V/ Z90/ A44/ Z70/ Z60/ ERA 3/ ERA 3X
Gionee A1
Intex Aqua Lion N1
Nokia Nokia 2/Nokia 6/Nokia 8
Tecno Camon I/Camon I AIR
Celkon Smart 4G/Uniq/Cliq 2/Swift 4G/ Swift 4G+
Lephone W10/W7/W2
Zen M72 Smart/Admire Unity
itel A40
Honor View 10
Infinity HOT S3/ HOT S3B

How to get Airtel VoLTE

Popular devices are now shipped with Airtel VoLTE support & customers have an option to download operating software post purchase of the 4G smartphone to enjoy Airtel VoLTE services. Existing users of these smartphones can an easily experience Airtel VoLTE services by following a few quick steps:

  1. Check mobile device compatibility by logging on to
  2. Upgrade the mobile device’s operating software to the latest version. This update is provided by the handset manufacturer.
  3. Now, enable VoLTE by following the instructions on

 Customers with Dual-SIM handsets have to ensure that the Airtel 4G USIM has been inserted in the data SIM slot 1 and network mode has been set as “4G/3G/2G (Auto)”.

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