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.
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.
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.
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.
December 29, 2019 6:19 pm
Bharti Airtel, with a net debt of Rs 1,082 billion, and Vodafone Idea with net debt of Rs 1,185 billion as on March 31, 2019, are unlikely to spend money for acquiring 5G spectrum.
December 27, 2019 4:28 am
This new spectrum under the 5G band called the ‘millimeter-wave bands’ is separate from the 8,300 MHz, which the government plans to auction between March and April.
August 24, 2018 4:15 pm
Qualcomm's next-gen flagship mobile platform will be based on the 7nm process node, which is compatible with Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem.
August 24, 2018 12:12 am
The panel also gave wide-ranging recommendations to drive India’s 5G adoption entailing areas like spectrum policy, regulatory policy, education and standards.
August 02, 2018 2:32 am
For the premium 4G spectrum, Trai has reduced the reserve price by 43 per cent at Rs 6,568 crore per MHz.
June 12, 2018 4:27 pm
The June 2018 Edition of Ericsson's Mobility Report shows that India could be home to over 975 mobile subscribers by 2023, 780 million of whom are expected to have VoLTE connections.