Airtel 5G network set to launch in India this month

This isn’t surprising considering Airtel has a long-standing relationship for connectivity and managed services with Ericsson and Nokia while the partnership with Samsung will begin this year onwards. Airtel announces partnership with Ericsson, Nokia, and Samsung Airtel has announced that it will be partnering with Ericsson, Nokia, and Samsung to commence 5G deployment in August … Read more

5G auctions: Here’s why Jio’s 5G network quality could be better than Airtel and Vi

As multiple rounds of the 5G spectrum have been completed, Jio is likely to remain the better option when compared to Airtel and Vi with regards to calling quality and overall network quality. Here’s why. Jio 5G network During day one of the 5G auction, Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea (Vi) spent 45,000 crore and … Read more

Adani Group may enter telecom sector and compete against Jio, Airtel, and Vi |

Billionaire Gautam Adani is allegedly planning to enter the telecom sector and take on Airtel, Jio, and Vi with the upcoming 5G spectrum auction in India. The group is believed to be one of the four companies that have shown interest in the upcoming government’s spectrum auction, which is expected to begin on July 27th. … Read more

Jio beats Airtel to become India’s 2nd largest fixed-line service provider

Jio led the growth in the segment, adding 2.44 lakh customers in February. Bharti Airtel came second in the segment by adding 91,243 new users. Reliance Jio is now only behind BSNL which has over 75.76 lakh wireline customers. government-owned BSNL and MTNL jointly have a 49.5 percent share in the segment, but lost 49,074 … Read more

Cheapest 30 days plan: Airtel Rs 296 vs Jio Rs 259 vs BSNL Rs 247 |

There are now a bunch of recharge plans for prepaid users with 30 days validity. This is in line with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) recommendation that every telecom service shall offer at least one plan voucher, one special tariff voucher, and one combo voucher having a validity of thirty days. We take … Read more

5G spectrum auction will be held on schedule: Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

The spectrum auctions are slated to happen in 2022 and the rollout of the 5G mobile services within 2022-23. A senior TRAI official last week had told PTI that the recommendations on the spectrum pricing and other modalities will come out within the next 7-10 days. TRAI had released a detailed consultation paper last November … Read more

Airtel shows off India-first 5G-powered hologram and immersive video technology

Airtel said that more than 50 concurrent users watched the match in 4K on 5G smartphones during today’s event, with real-time access to multiple camera angles, 360-degree in-stadia view, shot analysis, and stats. The session also included a 5 G-powered hologram interaction with Kapil Dev, which showed the virtual avatar of the cricketer on the … Read more