Tag: 5G

5G: Expected by October, 5G ‘Test Bed’ to boost telecom technology

Aimed at taking lead in 5G deployment, India’s ongoing project to set up ‘Indigenous 5G Test Bed’ is expected to be ready by October this...

Telcos seek adequate and affordable 5G spectrum supply across bands

New Delhi: Telecom industry leaders called on the government to ensure adequate supply of 5G airwaves across a blend of bands at affordable rates and...

India Smartphone Market Declined for the First Time in 2020, Xiaomi Led in Q4: IDC

Following years of growth, the smartphone market in India saw a decline for the first time in 2020, marking a year-on-year (YoY) decline of 1.7...

Qualcomm Snapdragon X65 is now the fastest 5G Modem

Yesterday, Qualcomm announced the launch of its fourth-generation 5G modem with the announcement of the Snapdragon X65. This modem supports theoretical download speeds of up to...

Samsung’s Bengaluru R&D centre to explore multi-device intelligence, beyond 5G

BENGALURU: Samsung Electronics said on Wednesday it will explore multi-device intelligence, beyond 5G, blockchain and data science areas over the next five years at its...

OnePlus Nord N10 review: Cheap, but is it any good?

Who does the OnePlus Nord N10 5G target? Your svelte body is lying in front of me, showcasing your 6.49-inch IPS LCD in my face...

From PBX to Bixby, How Samsung Research Evolved in India Over 25 Years

Samsung is a well-known name in India, but not many know that it has also been running research and development operations in the country. The...

TCL’s New 20 Series Phones Offer Truly Low Cost 5G

Image: TCL Last year TCL began flexing its industrial muscle when it launched its first line of TCL branded phones, and now for CES 2021,...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 Debuts as First Snapdragon 4-Series SoC to Support 5G Connectivity

Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 has been launched as the company’s first 4-series mobile platform with 5G support. The new system-on-chip (SoC) is specifically designed to bring...

Tower damage case: Airtel writes to DoT, says Jio’s charges against it baseless, outrageous

NEW DELHI: After Jio‘s purported allegations that channel partners of rival telcos were inciting and provoking agitators involved in tower disruption, Airtel has shot-off a...

Our digital lives drive a brick-and-mortar boom in data centers

By Martha C. White The shift to digital work and play from home, hastened by the pandemic, has wreaked havoc on commercial real estate. But...

5G: US’s Pai, Trai’s Vaghela back light touch regulation of telecom industry

NEW DELHI: The telecom regulators of India and the US said the industry needed a light touch regulatory environment to encourage investments and innovation, especially...

Need to expedite implementation of new telecom policy, lower 5G reserve price: DoT official

NEW DELHI: There is a need to expedite implementation of new telecom policy approved by the Cabinet in 2018, and lower the reserve price for...

iPhone 12: users complain about cellular and battery problems

Some iPhone users report problems with cellular reception and the battery of the new Apple smartphones. However, a first remedy is possibly in sight. As...

Top 9 Emerging Technologies Of 2020 : Winners & Losers

AI (Artificial Intelligence) Artificial Intelligence is one of the top spotted technology on our list. It refers to operate algorithms that automatically apply knowledge for...

Airtel CEO Vittal calls on Govt to keep 5G spectrum prices affordable

KOLKATA: Bharti Airtel chief executive Gopal Vittal has called on the government to keep spectrum prices affordable to give telcos the financial headroom to invest...

Huawei Said to Sell $15 Billion Honor Unit to Shenzhen Government, Digital China, Others

Huawei plans to sell budget-brand smartphone unit Honor in a CNY 100 billion (roughly Rs. 1,12,100 crores) deal to a consortium led by handset distributor Digital...

ITI in talks with Indian companies to provide complete 4G, 5G network gears

New Delhi: State-run electronics manufacturing firm ITI on Saturday said it is in discussion with Indian companies to provide end-to-end 4G and 5G network gears...

Qualcomm Forecasts Ballooning 5G Sales, Posts Largest Revenue Earnings

Qualcomm forecast fiscal first-quarter revenue above Wall Street estimates on Wednesday as it predicted sales of 5G smart phones would balloon to more than half...

Apple Said to Face Shortages in Power Chips for iPhone 12

Apple is grappling with a shortage of vital chips that manage power consumption in iPhone models and other devices, people with knowledge of the matter said, complicating...

The Best $500 Phone, Hands Down

Photo: Sam Rutherford The Pixel 4a 5G is an interesting phone, because on the outside it’s as plain as can be. But just like the...

The TCL 10 5G UW on Verizon Is the Cheapest 5G Phone Available

Photo: Sam Rutherford Phone makers have pushed out a wave of premium 5G phones this fall, but when it comes to more affordable handsets that...

Shashi Tharoor-led parliamentary panel to discuss India’s 5G readiness with telcos on Oct 27

Kolkata: A parliamentary standing committee on IT will next week meet the Big 3 telcos – Reliance Jio Infocomm, Bharti Airel and Vodafone Idea –...

Oppo Reno 4 5G review: a rock-solid smartphone

Rounded corners, a borderless display with the camera located in the upper left corner at the back: The Oppo Reno4 5G could also be an...

iPhone 12 May Not Support Dual-SIM 5G Out of the Box: Report

iPhone 12 may not support 5G in dual-SIM mode right out of the box. The alleged discrepancy was first highlighted on Reddit over the weekend,...