Reliance Communications today came out with a new offering that provides 1GB data to new 4G customers for Rs 49 whereas 3GB data will be priced at Rs 149 plus free, unlimited local and STD calls within its network.
After a hiatus of few years, the proposal to merge BSNL and MTNL is back on the discussion table with top officials at the telecom department once again 'brainstorming' on various options before the two loss-making, state-owned entities.
Indian telecom companies will start adopting 5G technology this year, says Jay Chen, Huawei India CEO
Indian telecom operators will start adopting 5G technology, which in present form can deliver up to 1000 mbps download speed, from this year, Huawei India CEO Jay Chen said today.
MWC 2017: Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO thinks that mobile operators will soon start offering unlimited video
Netflix head Reed Hastings predicted Monday that mobile carriers will soon offer data plans that give users unlimited video streaming to meet the rising popularity of watching TV and movies on mobile devices.
Samsung has provided LTE core, base stations and solutions that enable VoLTE services and along with Reliance Jio, the company has successfully established world's largest greenfield LTE network.
It will also offer 20 percent extra data after matching the best data tariffs of rivals from 1 April, 2017.
COAI welcomed the price points and tariff plans announced by the company
The balance-sheet of major telecom operators in India - Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular and Reliance Communications - came under major pressure in the third quarter (October-December) of the current fiscal and the trend is likely to continue in the fourth quarter, say the experts.
Telecom major Bharti Airtel will soon launch its 4G services across in Jammu and Kashmir and has asked customers to upgrade their existing services to 4G network.
Reliance Jio's network coverage is significantly ahead of the other operators but the newcomer trails Airtel in 4G speeds given the high load on its network during the free offer period, says a report by Credit Suisse.
iBall has launched a new tablet and targets the budget market with its new 7.0-inch tablet. The new tablet is called 'Brisk 4G2' and it is priced at Rs 8,999 to attract users who want to use a tablet but with a limited budget.
Idea Cellular has announced the launch of 'Digital Idea', a digital services platform to provide digital content to its users in the launch event here in Mumbai.
Reliance Jio has become the primary data connection on most of the mobile devices in India, with 42 per cent users having activated Jio in their 4G-enabled slot.
BSNL is all set to set launch 1000 high-speed Wi-Fi hotspots across the state to address the challenges posed by its absence in the 4G services.
Though the government’s heart is at the right place insofar as smart cities are concerned, its actions have been incremental, small and unfocused.
Reliance Industries today said its telecom subsidiary Jio has garnered 72.4 million subscribers within four months of commencement of services but continues to face congestion issues as interconnect capacity provided by some large operators is "still way below requirement".
Average download speed on Jio network reached 18.16 megabit per second in December 2016 which was its highest since launch of its commercial 4G services in September, as per the Trai data.
Vodafone has announced a SuperHour scheme under which it will offer unlimited 3G or 4G data for one hour at a price of Rs 16 for prepaid customers.
Even as satisfaction levels of the subscribers of 4G services in India have risen to 97 per cent in three months, more tariff cuts are on the anvil with retention level for Jio seen at a high 65 percent when its free offer draws to a close.
Airtel has today announced quite an interesting offer where it is offering free data for 12 months worth Rs 9,000 to customers who switch to Airtel 4G.