Tweaking its `299 monthly plan, Vodafone Idea has reduced the data benefits to 30 GB against 40 GB earlier. The company though has introduced a Rs 349 monthly plan, which offers 40 GB data. So, if a customer wants to consume
According to sources, Trai will come up with a consultation paper soon to deliberate on the issues relating to digital inclusion as it believes that people in the rural areas and those in the low-income bracket may lag once 5
"However, the provision of 5G services in such existing multiple spectrum bands can only happen with the availability of handsets if the minimum features to supports 5G services are ensured,” the company is believed to have
The government on June 15 had launched a portal for giving clearance to trusted products that telecom operators can install in their networks as part of the National Security Directive on the telecommunication sector.
Samsung is understood to not have applied because of lack of opportunities in the 5G equipment market for it. Reliance Jio is the only operator which has deployed Samsung radio network for 4G, but for 5G, the former has indic
While the licence can be granted to the company by the DoT anytime, the allocation of spectrum is likely to be done only once Trai and the government decide whether the airwaves need to be auctioned or allocated administrativ
Reliance had launched a JioPhone offer on February 26, primarily targeting the feature phone subscribers in the country. As the offer was applicable from March 1, its impact was witnessed in the March additions.
After that, the National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS) will decide whether the products can be termed 'trusted' or not. The operators, however, can also seek a waiver from the government, in case they want to use the pr
The survey received responses from close to 4,000 people. As per the survey, a majority of Indians preferred buying smartphones over laptops, 84% of them upgraded their smartphone within 14-18 months of purchase.
As per mobile analytics firm Opensignal, in 2020, mobile users had witnessed up to 24.8% decline in their average download speeds during the six weeks between the last weeks of March 2020 and May 2020 as data consumption soar
"Further, assignment of even Ka/Ku/C band spectrum for Geo/Meo satellite must be done through auction only,” Jio has told the Trai, which has floated a consultation paper on licensing framework for satellite-based connectiv
The government has said though the new rules came into force from May 26, “as gesture of goodwill, Twitter Inc is hereby given one last notice to immediately comply with the rules, failing which the exemption from liability
Due to the lockdowns across the country in the wake of Covid-19, the telcos need some more time to submit the details. According to industry sources, the telcos are expected to seek an extension till December 2021 to implemen
The response from DoT came after certain firms expressed apprehension that the delay in issuance of guidelines could mean a smaller window for meeting the targets as two months of the new fiscal have already passed and the se