Finally, Vodafone India has confirmed the rollout of its Voice over LTE i.e. VoLTE services in selected parts of the country. The Vodafone VoLTE service has been initially rolled out in Mumbai, Delhi-NCR, and Gujarat (Surat and Ahmedabad) circles. To look back, the telecom service provider had announced the rollout back in December last year. As stated by the company, after this, Karnataka and Kolkata circles would be the next in line to get the service. Vodafone has also noted that the service would be extended across India in a phased manner over the next few months.
Further, Vodafone subscribers could also access the new service on all VoLTE enabled devices. In order to check this, users would be able to avail Vodafone VoLTE on the smartphone, after visiting the dedicated page on Vodafone’s website. The telco also noted that users need to upgrade their smartphones to the latest version of OS.
With this, users also need to ensure that they have inserted a Vodafone 4G SIM on their smartphones. In case of dual-SIM handsets, the Vodafone 4G SIM needs to be inserted in the data SIM slot or slot 1 and also network mode has to be set as ‘4G/3G/2G (Auto)’.
Now, given below the list of phones compatible with Vodafone VoLTE SIM:
OnePlus – OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T
Huawei – Honor View 10, Honor 9i, Honor 7X, Honor 8 Pro
Xiaomi – Redmi 4, Mi Mix 2, Mi Max 2
Nokia – Nokia 5 and Nokia 8
Samsung- Samsung C9 Pro and Samsung J7 Nxt
Sunil Sood, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Vodafone India, regarded to this, that, “Vodafone VoLTE will empower our customers to enjoy seamless connectivity of a higher level, enabling them to explore newer possibilities with their smart devices. We have consistently invested in building, a robust and future fit data strong network, pan India. We will be expanding the Vodafone VoLTE experience in several more circles shortly”.