Vodafone Idea deploys Massive MIMO, small cells in Mumbai

Vodafone Idea announced it is deploying technologies such as Massive MIMO, small cells and TDD sites in Mumbai metro to enhance coverage and network capacity.
Vodafone Idea 4G network MumbaiVodafone Idea has deployed more than 5,000 Massive MIMO, small cells and TDD sites across several regions such as Church gate, Prabhadevi, Pali hill, Lokhandwala, Versova, Andheri, Jogeshwari, Bandra and Dadar.

The operator has also installed over 1,900 dedicated indoor coverage solutions for high rises and commercial places.

Vishant Vora, chief technology officer of Vodafone Idea, is spearheading the company’s technology investment in networks. Vodafone Idea has also done 4G spectrum refarming in Mumbai – achieving up to 2x faster speed for 4G customers in the metro.

Sunil Tolani, business head – Vodafone Idea, said the company has installed 150th Massive MIMO site in Andheri.