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Qualcomm's next-gen flagship Snapdragon 7nm processors will be 5G ready

Qualcomm's next-gen flagship mobile platform will be based on the 7nm process node, which is compatible with Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem.

5G panel to DoT: ‘Address key regulatory matters by March 2019’

The panel also gave wide-ranging recommendations to drive India’s 5G adoption entailing areas like spectrum policy, regulatory policy, education and standards.


Airwaves Auction: Trai suggests lower reserve price across spectrum bands

For the premium 4G spectrum, Trai has reduced the reserve price by 43 per cent at Rs 6,568 crore per MHz.

India to have 780 million VoLTE subscribers by 2023: Ericsson report

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.

T-Mobile agrees to acquire Sprint for $26 billion

T-Mobile will not be liable to pay Sprint a breakup fee should regulators block the deal, according to sources who asked not to be identified because that detail in their contract has not yet been made public.

Nokia CEO says 5G rollouts can be expected a year ahead of schedule

Ahead of the Mobile World Congress, being held in Barcelona, Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri has said that 5G services could be rolled out by telcos a year before their earlier estimates.


Investments in 5G will help lower costs in future: Ericsson’s Erik Ekudden

Speaking to indianexpress.com, Ericsson Global Chief Technology Officer Erik Ekudden said that investments made in the next-generation 5G networks can lower the cost involved significantly for the telecom operators.

AT&T plans to offer 5G mobile phone service this year

AT&T said in a statement it will introduce a commercial mobile service in more than a dozen US cities later this year.

New hardware can help deliver internet speeds of 10 Gbps for home networks

A new technology promises to speed up slow Internet at home, say researchers, adding that the new hardware can enable speed up to 10,000 megabits-per-second (Mbps) or 10 gigabits-per-second (Gbps).

TRAI paper seeks views on sale of 5G waves

“If the spectrum auction is held now, should the entire spectrum be put to auction or should it be done in phased manner i.e. auction for some of the bands be held now and for other bands later based on development of eco system etc?” Trai asked. It has sought comments by September 25, and counter-comments by October 3, following which it would send its recommendations to the DoT.