SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--5BARz International (OTCQB:BARZ) (www.5barz.com) “5BARz” or “the Company” a technology leader in the cellular network extender industry, is pleased to announce that through our wholly owned subsidiary, 5BARz India Pvt. today announced that it has been engaged to provide the 5BARz™ network extender device to Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest telecommunications services provider.
The 5BARz™ plug and play network extender will be installed at Airtel subscribers’ homes and offices where the cellular signals are weakened because of thick concrete walls and the intensely cluttered buildings in urban areas. The 5BARz™ Network Extender will provide to this user base a vastly improved cellular connectivity for clear voice calls and faster data throughputs whilst conserving the battery usage of mobile handsets.
Samartha Nagabhushanam, CEO 5BARz India, stated, “We are very excited to be working with Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecom operator. Encouraged by our previous successes in the field and laboratory trials we are now looking forward to work with Bharti Airtel and roll-out our services pan India in the coming days.”
The 5BARz™ network extender will typically cover a two bedroom apartment or a small office. This technology solution is aimed at improving the quality of voice calls as also the web browsing experience. The California based startup, 5BARz, manufactures and markets network extenders for cellular signals, similar to a WiFi signal repeater, and has proven successful in improving the customer’s mobile experience, particularly in densely populated urban populace.
The technology deployment by Airtel is a part of its network transformation program - Project Leap, a strategic company initiative aimed at perceptibly improving its network quality and delivering the best customer experience.
About 5BARz India
5BARz India Pvt. Ltd. is one of India’s most promising technology start-ups that is best equipped to improve signal strength in poor coverage areas in India. Due to the 5BARz™ plug & play feature, and zero installation cost of the 5BARz™ Network Extender, 5BARz™ is emerging as the most attractive proposition in solving the problem of the last mile of wireless connectivity. 5Barz India is a part of 5BARz International Inc., a start-up that is working towards enabling solutions for cellular network operators in providing clear, high quality signal for their subscribers, with a growing need for high quality connectivity. The 5BARz™ portable Network Extender incorporates patented technology to create a highly engineered, single-piece, plug and play device that strengthens weak cellular signals by amplifying the poorest signals from 1 bar to 5 bars, thereby ensuring telecom connectivity at home and office.
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About 5BARz International Inc.
The 5BARz International Inc. business is focused on the global commercialization of a patented product technology branded under the name 5BARz®. 5BARz® is a cellular network infrastructure device for use in the small office, home or for when users are mobile. 5BARz® incorporates a patented technology to create a highly engineered, single-piece, plug 'n play unit that strengthens weak cellular signals to deliver high quality signals for voice, data and video reception on cell phones and other cellular equipped devices. 5BARz® represents a key solution for cellular network operators in providing clear, high quality signal for their subscribers with a growing need for high quality connectivity. 5BARz International Inc.'s shares are publicly traded on the OTCBB under the ticker symbol BARZ.
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