Reliance Jio and Samsung have built the world’s largest green-field and all IP based 4G LTE network.
Sharma said the regulator continues to keep a close watch on the service quality being offered by the telecom operators.
At IMC 2018, Samsung is showcasing how its 5G solutions could enable 5G-powered business models.
A TCU is an embedded onboard system that controls wireless tracking of and communication to the vehicle.
The UK-based company also keeps track of 4G availability across countries where India features at 15th place with an impressive 81.56% of overall coverage.
AT&T expects deployment of 5G service as early as late 2018. Verizon Communications Inc is launching a similar service in three to five markets in 2018.
For this, BSNL is seeking another 5 MHz spectrum in the 2100 MHz band, which it wants to fund by offering additional equity to its promoter, the government.
Priced at Rs 2,200, the phone will support 3G connection as well.
All customers who booked the JioPhone to get the device by Diwali, booking status can be viewed in the MyJio app
The JioCare customer support handle advises uses to check their pre-booking status on the MyJio app, or dial 18008908900.
Jio had indicated that the deliveries of the handsets should start around Navratri, so users who pre-booked should be getting their devices very soon.
Complementing its global 5G radio offering, telecommunications service provider Ericsson on Tuesday launched a new radio product 'AIR 3246'.
Fuelled by fast smartphone adoption, changing users' behaviour and disruptive pricing strategies, the data traffic per smartphone user in India will reach 11GB per month by 2022, communications technology and services provider Ericsson forecast on Wednesday.
India had 71.6 percent 4G availability in the third quarter of 2016 which jumped to 81.6 percent in the first quarter of 2017.
Idea Cellular said it will be giving 10GB of 4G data free to its existing and new customers for the first three months.
After the Cellular Operators' Association of India (COAI) sent out a letter to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) claiming that some dual-SIM 4G/LTE smartphones, especially those housing MediaTek processors, deteriorated the network quality, the company said it is doing its best to address the concerns and situation.
Xiaomi has denied quality issue with its devices which potentially slow down network quality.
Indian smartphone maker Micromax has reportedly started selling a new budget 4G VoLTE smartphone called the Bharat 2.
COAI urges govt to ban faulty, MediaTek chipset-powered dual-SIM phones for affecting 4G performance
The Cellular Operators’ Association of India (COAI) is unhappy with a batch of MediaTek-powered dual-SIM smartphones that are hampering 4G connectivity.
Nokia said it would break out services as a distinct business group from mobile networks following the departure of Samih Elhage.
Vodafone is investing heavily in the deployment of its 4G LTE network in India. The most recent deployment contract has been awarded to Ericsson and is worth $300 million.