Tag: 5G

Apple Profit Nearly Doubles to $21.7 Billion as COVID-19 Lockdowns Eased

Apple said Tuesday its profit in the just-ended quarter nearly doubled amid improving consumer spending and a “growing sense of optimism” as pandemic lockdowns eased....

Apple Says Global Chip Shortage Will Start to Affect iPhone Production, Growth Forecast Slows

Apple said on Tuesday that a global chip shortage that has bit into its ability to sell Macs and iPads will start to affect iPhone...

Realme Narzo 30 5G vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Comparison: To 5G or Not to 5G?

Realme, Xiaomi, and Motorola are some of the heavyweights of the budget smartphone segment in India. Motorola’s smartphones feature near-stock Android, Realme offers fast charging,...

Reliance AGM 2021: Aramco deal, JioPhone Next and other key announcements

The 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of (RIL) was keenly awaited with investors eyeing major announcements regarding a 5G roadmap, updates on the Saudi Aramco...

Global Smartphone Shipments to Grow 12 Percent in 2021, 5G Phones to Overtake 4G Counterparts by 2022: Canalys

Smartphone market globally will grow 12 percent in 2021, with shipments reaching 1.4 billion units, according to a report. The growth forecast depicts a strong...

iPhone 13 Series May Sport Larger Batteries Than iPhone 12, mmWave 5G Expected in Over 50 Percent Models

iPhone 13 series (not the official name) could come with larger battery capacity compared to iPhone 12 series. As per a new leak, three battery...

DoT favours price cut for 5G, 700 MHz bands

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) believes a cut in base price of 5G airwaves and the 700 MHz band plus a lesser upfront payment will...

Nokia Gets on 5G Growth Path as New Sales Strategy Takes Shape

Finnish telecom network equipment maker Nokia on Thursday showed how its new strategy was driving growth in sales of network and 5G equipment, helping to...

4G users: India’s 4G user base may grow to 820 million in FY22 as telcos expand coverage: Crisil

India’s 4G user base is slated to grow to around 820 million in FY22 despite a Covid spike as competition is set to intensify with...

Realme 8 5G With MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC, Triple Rear Cameras Launched: Price, Specifications

Realme 8 5G was silently launched in Thailand on Wednesday, April 21. The mid-range smartphone comes with an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor and a...

Infinix Is Planning to Launch 5G-Enabled Smartphones, Smart TVs in India: Report

Infinix is reportedly launching a handful of new smartphones and smart TVs in India soon, CEO Anish Kapoor confirmed during an interview with Gizbot. A...

There was a strong business case to buy spectrum: Ravi Shankar Prasad

In his first interview after the end of 4G spectrum auctions, Union telecommunications and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, with the sale now over,...

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...