Reliance Jio to buy $1 bln worth of goods from Samsung, Ace Tech

Reliance Jio to buy $1 bln worth of goods from Samsung, Ace Tech

2018-06-25T19:52:58+00:00 On

Reliance Jio Infocomm, the telecom subsidiary of Reliance Industries, said it will take a loan of $1 bln from Korea Trade Insurance Corporation to purchase goods from Korean companies Samsung and Ace Technologies. “The Facility is K-SURE’s largest deal in India as…

Airtel, Vodafone beat Reliance Jio in on-the-ground 4G speed tests

Airtel, Vodafone beat Reliance Jio in on-the-ground 4G speed tests

2018-03-20T11:24:01+00:00 On

4G operator Bharti Airtel was clearly ahead of market leader Reliance Jio and challenger Idea Cellular in on-the-ground 4G speed tests conducted by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India in ten cities in India this year. According to the data from these…

Ortel slashes broadband prices in line with 4G plans

Ortel slashes broadband prices in line with 4G plans

2017-12-21T14:30:19+00:00 On

Ortel Communications, which provides broadband services in Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Telengana, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh, has announced new plans in line with the cheapest 4G plans offered by rivals like Reliance Jio. It has also cut prices for its high-volume…

BSNL 4G service likely to start with only 10,000 towers

BSNL 4G service likely to start with only 10,000 towers

2017-12-27T14:41:53+00:00 On

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd, the government-controlled telecom company, is likely to start its 4G services with a modest 10,000 towers. In comparison, players like Idea Cellular, Vodafone and Bharti Airtel have between 50,000-100,000 4G towers, while Reliance Jio has around 200,000 LTE…

BSNL gives ‘free broadband for 1 month’ via FB, Twitter

BSNL gives ‘free broadband for 1 month’ via FB, Twitter

2017-10-23T16:37:10+00:00 On

State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd said it would offer one month of its wired services — DSL, landline or fiber — free if the booking is made via Twitter or Facebook. The user will have to pay security deposits and installation charges,…

Bharti Airtel starts VoLTE roll-out, service live in Mumbai

Bharti Airtel starts VoLTE roll-out, service live in Mumbai

2017-09-12T11:04:50+00:00 On

Bharti Airtel launched its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services today, starting in Mumbai, and said call charges will remain the same. Airtel VoLTE, which works over 4G, will offer customers HD quality voice calls along with faster call set up time. “Airtel…

Vodafone 4G launches in Sonipat with double data

Vodafone 4G launches in Sonipat with double data

2016-09-01T14:35:58+00:00 On

Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunication services providers, announced the launch of the company’s 4G service in Haryana. The network, which is built on 1800 MHz band, will be made available across Haryana over the next few months. The launch also…

Telenor India launches 4G services in Guntur and Rajahmundry

Telenor India launches 4G services in Guntur and Rajahmundry

2016-08-30T15:37:53+00:00 On

Telenor India today launched 4G services for its customers of Guntur and Rajahmundry area in Andhra Pradesh. The launch in Guntur and Rajahmundry follows test pilot of Telenor’s 4G services across its circles in Varanasi, Vizag, Amravati, Agra, Anand, Lucknow, Ranchi, Vijayawada,…

List of 4G phones in India with VoLTE support for use on Reliance Jio

List of 4G phones in India with VoLTE support for use on Reliance Jio

2016-09-07T08:10:28+00:00 On

While many were expecting Reliance Jio to launch VoLTE (voice over LTE) phones priced as low as Rs 5,000, it is the Samsung Galaxy On5 that has emerged as India’s cheapest VoLTE-enabled phone. UPDATE: As more and more 4G phones have started…