IMC 5G launch Live updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to launch 5G in India today. He has inaugurated the India Mobile Congress in New Delhi today. (Image credit: Pixabay)
5G Launch in India, PM Modi to Launch 5G Today LIVE Updates: : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will officially announced the launch of 5G in select cities starting today. The launch took place at the India Mobile Congress in Delhi. Airtel has confirmed that it will roll out 5G in eight cities starting today. Jio will bring 5G to select cities first, and plans to cover the entire country by 2023.
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Keep in mind that in the first phase 5G will launch in thirteen cities first. But yes, full 5G coverage will take time, till 2024 as operators like Airtel have noted. Vodafone-Idea has not yet confirmed the rollout date for its 5G plans, though details should get confirmed soon.
5G is the next generation of mobile communication networks, which is supposed to offer much faster speeds and wider use cases than 4G. It is believed that the rollout of 5G will accelerate the adoption of cloud gaming, AR/VR technology, Internet of Things, etc. 5G also has several enterprise use cases.
India Mobile Congress launch Live updates: PM Modi to launch 5G in India today
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will announce the launch of 5G services in India today. The event is taking place as part of the opening keynote for the sixth edition of the India Mobile Congress, which begins in Delhi today. The 5G launch is what all of us will looking forward to today.
5G is the next generation of mobile internet, promising much faster speeds and lower latency speeds. Reliance Jio has already confirmed that its 5G rollout will begin around Diwali. The list of cities which will get 5G first from Jio includes Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata. The Jio 5G network will be a stand-alone with zero dependency on 4G network. Jio is also partnering with Meta for immersive technology using its 5G network and with Google to develop ultra-affordable 5G smartphones.
Meanwhile, Airtel has also said it will roll out 5G from this month. Airtel's plan is cover all major metro cities by the end of the year. Airtel's 5G will be available in all urban parts of the country by 2023 end. But full 5G coverage across the country is only expected by March 2024.
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