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5G mobile networks


Vodafone Idea expects 5G to be priced at a premium and offer more data

August 05, 2022 10:10 am

Vodafone Idea says 5G will offer more data but also cost a premium compared to 4G.

Airtel to be at forefront of bringing 5G connectivity to India: Sunil Mittal

July 22, 2022 2:54 pm

In Bharti Airtel's annual report 2021-22, Sunil Mittal said, "We can proudly say that Airtel will be at the forefront of bringing 5G connectivity to India with a powerful network that will support India's digital-first economy."

5G coverage to accelerate across Asia Pacific but usage gap remains significant: GSMA

July 08, 2022 12:12 pm

It should be noted that broadband networks cover around 96 per cent of the population in the region.

‘Telcos, stakeholders agree on 5Gi, 5G merger’

January 29, 2022 12:56 am

🔴 5Gi, an initiative of the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) was planned as an indigenous technology that was to be developed jointly by the Indian Institutes of Technology at Madras and Hyderabad.

IIT-Madras to offer online course on next-gen mobile wireless networks 

January 22, 2022 10:13 am

The last date to apply for the same is February 8, 2022. The course is open to engineering students, MSc (Electronics) graduates, PhD scholars, faculty members and professionals from Industry or start-ups.

5G services to be rolled out next year, in major cities first

December 28, 2021 1:19 am

The government has recognised spectrum bands of frequency 526-698 MHz, 700 MHz, 800 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 2100 MHz, 2300 MHz, 2500 MHz, 3300-3670 MHz and 24.25-28.5 GHz for public as well as private 5G networks.

India's decision allowing 5G trials without Chinese companies a sovereign one: US

May 12, 2021 10:14 am

India's Department of Telecom last week approved applications of telecom companies Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and MTNL to conduct 5G trials but none of them will be using technologies of Chinese entities.

5G to roll out in India by early-2022; parliamentary panel pulls up DoT for delay

February 08, 2021 10:16 pm

The Standing Committee on Information Technology pulled up the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) for delay in the launch of 5G services when several countries have commercially rolled out the next-generation technology.

PHD Chamber of Commerce asks govt to defer 5G roll-out

January 10, 2020 12:21 am

The DCC, which is the top decision-making body in the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), also decided that the upcoming auctions would be held between March and April next year, and will also offer for auction airwaves for 5G telephony services.

DoT meets telcos, equipment makers to chalk out 5G road map; Huawei present too

January 01, 2020 1:57 am

DoT as well as company officials, however, declined to share other details from the meeting, which was chaired by Telecom Secretary Anshu Prakash.