5G Service Launch Updates: PM Narendra Modi Launches 5G Services In India
5G Service Launch: Capable of supporting ultra-high-speed internet, the fifth generation or 5G service is expected to unleash new economic opportunities and societal benefits, serving as a transformational force for Indian society.
5G Service: The cumulative economic impact of 5G on India is estimated to reach $450 billion by 2035.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched 5G services in India today. The three major telecom operators of the country demonstrated one use case each in front of the Prime Minister to show the potential of 5G technology in India.
The cumulative economic impact of 5G on India is estimated to reach $450 billion by 2035.
Capable of supporting ultra-high-speed internet, the fifth generation or 5G service is expected to unleash new economic opportunities and societal benefits, serving as a transformational force for Indian society.
Here are the updates on 5G Service Launch In India:
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Oct 01, 2022 14:00 (IST)
PM Modi's Top 10 Quotes At 5G Launch Event
Prime Minister Narendra Modi On Saturday launched 5G services in India at a telecom event in New Delhi. PM Modi termed the launch as a "dawn of a new era" in India. Here are top quotes from his address at the event. Read Here
Oct 01, 2022 13:52 (IST)
5G In India: When Does It Arrive On Your Phone?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched 5G services across 13 cities in India at an event today, though it will only be available to the public after Diwali. Read Details
Oct 01, 2022 13:39 (IST)
#JustIn | "Congratulations to the country for launching a new era and I am really grateful to the Prime Minister for inspiring all of us and giving us this digital vision": Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani after #5GServices launch | reported by news agency ANI pic.twitter.com/B2Q0VpOm15
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the 5G telephony services that promise to provide ultra high-speed internet on mobile phones, saying it marks the beginning of a new era and presents a sea of opportunities.
While the nation was dependent on foreign countries for technology for 2G, 3G and 4G telecom services, India has created history with 5G, he said.
The Prime Minister said his government's vision for 'Digital India' was founded on four pillars -- the cost of devices, digital connectivity, data cost and digital-first approach.
Oct 01, 2022 13:13 (IST)
5G Launched In India - A 1GB File Will Now Download In...
5G can offer peak download speeds of 20 Gb/s (gigabits per second), or 20,480 Mb/s (megabits per second). To put it in perspective, a 20Gb/s internet speed can provide download speeds of 2.5 GB/s (gigabytes per second), or 2,560 MB/s (megabytes per second).
With those numbers, a 1 GB-sized file can be downloaded in 0.03 seconds. Read More
Oct 01, 2022 13:07 (IST)
Jio plans to cover entire India by December: Akash Ambani
PM Modi "Drives Car In Europe" With 5G Link From Delhi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today test-drove a car in Europe remotely from New Delhi, to mark the launch of 5G telecommunication services in India. The Prime Minister launched the latest telecom service as he attended the opening of India Mobile Congress 2022.
Using 5G technology, Mr Modi drove the car at the Ericsson booth in India Mobile Conference, while the vehicle was located in Sweden. 5G technology helped connect the car's controls placed in India with the vehicle in Sweden. Read More
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the 6th India Mobile Congress at Pragati Maidan in Delhi and launched 5G services.
The three major telecom operators of the country demonstrated one use case each in front of the Prime Minister to show the potential of 5G technology in India.
Oct 01, 2022 10:17 (IST)
#Delhi | Prime Minister @narendramodi inspects an exhibition at Pragati Maidan. He will inaugurate the sixth edition of the Indian Mobile Congress (IMC) and launch 5G services shortly. | reported by news agency ANI pic.twitter.com/uwG17Ok15K
Experts have said 5G technology will greatly benefit India. It is likely to benefit the Indian economy by ₹ 36.4 trillion ($455 billion) between 2023 and 2040, a recent report by a global industry body representing mobile network operators estimated.
Oct 01, 2022 08:20 (IST)
5G Service Launch: Which Sectors Will Benefit Most
The report also estimated which sectors will realise how much benefit of 5G technology -- manufacturing sector (representing 20 per cent of the total benefit), retail (12 per cent), and agriculture (11 per cent).India Mobile Congress (IMC), which claims to be the largest telecom, media, and technology forum in Asia, is jointly organised by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) and Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI).
Oct 01, 2022 07:59 (IST)
5G Will Account For Over One-Third Connections In India By 2030
5G will account for more than a third of total connections in India by 2030, with the share of 2G and 3G dwindling to less than 10 per cent, the GSMA (Global System for Mobile Communications) report said, noting that India's high level of 4G adoption (79 per cent) indicates a subscriber base ready to transition to 5G.
Oct 01, 2022 07:48 (IST)
Delhi International Airport Now Has 5G Network. How Flyers Benefit
GMR group-run Delhi Airport today said it has made its facility compliant for 5G network, which the passengers can avail once these services are rolled out by the Telecom Service Providers (TSPs).
Most airports at present provide wireless service primarily through Wi-Fi to passengers.
Wi-Fi relies on the unlicensed spectrum which is free for anyone to use, as per the Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL). Read More
Oct 01, 2022 07:08 (IST)
Centre Sets 80% 5G Coverage Target In Short Timeframe: Minister
The government has given a target of 80 per cent coverage of 5G telecom services in the country in the short timeframe, Union Minister for Communications, Electronics & Information Technology Ashwini Vaishnaw said. Read More
Oct 01, 2022 06:56 (IST)
PM Modi To Launch 5G Services At A Telecom Event Today
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch 5G services in India today in select cities. The service is expected to progressively cover the entire country over the next couple of years. Read More