JIO starts 5G service in India next year:Mukesh Ambani
Jio 5G service will be launch may be in June 2021 said Mukesh Ambani during his keynote at India Mobile Congress 2020.Jio developing affordable android phone. The collaboration with Google that is likely to debut in the coming months.
“I assure you that Jio will pioneer the 5G revolution in India in the second half of 2021. It will be powered by indigenous-developed network, hardware and technology components,” he said.
In the reality 5G to reality in India, Jio is working with companies including Samsung and Qualcomm. Ambani at the 43rd annual general meeting of Reliance Industries in July announced that Jio would start testing 5G network in the country as soon as the spectrum would be available. The telco is teased to develop a homegrown 5G solution.
Now Jio currently working with Google to launch its entry-level 4G Android smartphone. The new model is to on the first quarter of next year with a price tag of around Rs. 4,000.
“Jio Platforms, with its family of over 20 startup partners, has built world-class capabilities in artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big data, machine learning, Internet of Things, blockchain, etc,” said Ambani. “We are creating compelling home-grown solutions in education, healthcare, agriculture, infrastructure, financial services, and new commerce.”
It raised as much of Rs. 152,056 crores by selling its 32.97 percent stake. Global investment from Facebook, Google, Intel Capital, Qualcomm Ventures, and Silver Lake Partners.