Sunday, Oct 02, 2022



534 uncovered villages in Tamil Nadu to get 4G mobile service soon

July 31, 2022 7:08 am

The move is part of the nationwide project to provide 4G mobile services in 24,680 uncovered villages at a cost of Rs 26,316 crore.

India will have 500 million 5G subscription by 2027: Ericsson

June 21, 2022 9:24 pm

The average data traffic per smartphone in the India region is the second highest globally. It is projected to grow from 20GB per month in 2021 to around 50GB per month in 2027 – a CAGR of 16 percent.

1G to 5G and further: What changes with each 'G'?

May 21, 2022 8:52 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the country's first 5G testbed on May 17 and also set a target for India to roll out 6G services by the end of this decade.

India will have 500 million 5G subscriptions by 2027: Ericsson Report

November 30, 2021 5:17 pm

In India, the average traffic per smartphone is the second-highest globally. Ericsson expects it to grow to around 50GB per month in 2027.

‘4G user addition to slow down if curbs continue’

April 28, 2021 5:16 am

This number, however, would be achievable only if the lockdown and restrictions put in place by various states continue only for the April-June quarter.

Spectrum Auction: Rs 77K-crore bids for 4G airwaves exceed govt expectations

March 02, 2021 8:35 am

Of the four rounds, there was 80 per cent bidding activity in the first two rounds, which increased to 90 per cent in the next two rounds.

18 months on

February 08, 2021 9:33 am

Restoration of full internet in J&K is a welcome step in a longer process, which must include respecting mandate in DDC polls

4G spectrum sale cleared, reserve price lower than TRAI advice

December 17, 2020 7:19 am

The notice inviting applications from telecom service providers will be issued later this month, and the government hopes to complete the sale by March 2021, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.

Will see dramatic change in startup ecosystem if we have 5G: Qualcomm India president

October 13, 2020 7:00 pm

Qualcomm India and SAARC president Rajen Vagadia says now our 9,000-odd tech startups can only develop for 4G while the world has moved to 5G

Threat high, will allow 4G on trial in two J&K districts: Centre to SC

August 12, 2020 5:15 am

High speed internet services in J&K were suspended in August last year, when the Centre announced revocation of J&K's special status and bifurcation of the state into two UTs.