Tag "4G"

Karbonn A40 Indian at Rs 1,399 vs ‘Free’ Reliance Jio 4G mobile phone- Which one would you buy?

By : CIOL Writers

The surprise entry of Reliance Jio in the mobile phone market has caused a lot of buzz among the people resurrecting the feature phones which were dead not long ago. This means a lot of companies are now trying to

Reliance Jio 4G mobile phone explodes while charging

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio 4G phone is yet to become widely popular with the masses, but there’s already a case of the phone exploding. According to tech blog Phone Radar, the Jio Phone explosion happened in Kashmir. The owner of the device hasn’t been

Bookings for Reliance Jio ‘free’ 4G mobile phone to resume after Diwali

By : CIOL Writers

Well, if you are one of those who is eagerly waiting for the second phase of bookings for Reliance Jio ‘free’ 4G mobile phone, we have a piece of good news for you.  JioPhone pre-bookings will reportedly start again after Diwali, once the

BSNL might partner Micromax to launch a Rs 2K Jio phone rival

By : CIOL Writers

Given the craze around Reliance Jio’s ‘free’ 4G mobile phone, feature phones might just have got a new lease of life in this age of smartphones. So after Jio phone, state-owned telecom operator BSNL is partnering Micromax to launch a

Reliance Jio 4G speeds up by 50pc as free data offers end

By : CIOL Writers

When Mukesh Ambani’s telecom venture- Reliance Jio officially debuted last September, it was all about amassing as many customers as possible with never-ending offers from the telco that included both free voice calls as well as data. While the strategy

Airtel starts offering VoLTE in Mumbai, to add more cities soon

MUMBAI, INDIA: After Reliance Jio, Airtel also announced the launch of its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services in Mumbai today to offer customers HD quality voice calls along with faster call set up time. There will be no additional data

Reliance Jio ‘free’ 4G mobile phone: Pre-booking starts today at 5pm

By : CIOL Writers

For all of you, who have been eagerly awaiting Reliance Jio ‘free’ 4G mobile phone, your wait is set to be over in few hours as the much awaited JioPhone will be open for pre-booking today at 5 pm. The device that

After Reliance Jio, Intex also unveils a 4G VoLTE feature phone

By : CIOL Writers

When Mukesh Ambani officially launched Reliance Jio telecom services last year, it had a domino effect in the telecom industry with the data costs coming down to match Jio’s low tariffs. The telco may have started another trend of 4G

Reliance Jio wants to know how many people are interested in its free phone

By : CIOL Writers

After announcing its much-publicized ‘free’ phone that comes at a fully-refundable Rs 1,500 security deposit, Reliance Jio now wants to know how many people are interested in its new offering. The home page of the company’s website has a section—Keep

Reliance Jio launches 4G mobile phone at an effective price of Rs 0

By : CIOL Writers

Honestly, Mukesh Ambani never stops to surprise us. While most of us were awaiting a Rs 500 4G feature phone, Reliance Jio has announced a phone that apparently comes for free. Yes, you read that right. The “India ka Smartphone” as Mukesh Ambani

HTC fans rejoice: HTC U Play gets a Rs 10K cut; now available on Amazon at Rs 29,990

By : CIOL Writers

The HTC U Play that was launched in India three months back for the price of Rs 39,990 has got a massive Rs 10,000 discount and will now be available for Rs 29,990, the company said in a statement while also announcing exclusive online

Ola partners Airtel to roll out integrated digital services to users

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Cab-aggregator Ola has partnered Airtel to roll out integrated digital services to their customers. As part of the deal, Ola will integrate Airtel Payments bank to its app to offer convenient digital payments solutions to customers for their rides. Also, Airtel will integrate

4G download speed on Jio was the fastest and almost double of Idea & Airtel in February

The recently published monthly average mobile broadband speed data by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for February shows that the download speed on Jio network was the fastest network during the month. Although Jio’s speed declined marginally to

Qualcomm’s new 205 mobile platform will bring 4G and VoLTE support to feature phones

By : CIOL Writers

Qualcomm is all geared up to provide 4G and VoLTE support to entry-level feature phones for the emerging markets like India, Latin America, South East Asia and others. The chipmaker announced the 205 Mobile Platform, its first mobile platform at

Reliance Jio reportedly working with Google to launch an affordable 4G phone

By : CIOL Writers

While we all know that Reliance Jio is working on a feature phone with 4G VoLTE connectivity under Rs 999, the company reportedly has now teamed up with Google to develop an affordable smartphone, which will exclusively work on the former’s 4G network.

RJio will work with Samsung to enhance 4G coverage and 5G-readiness

SPAIN: At MWC, Samsung and Reliance Jio announced a joint project, “I&G (Infill & Growth) to upgrade current LTE mobile communication services across India by expanding both the current network capacity as well as network coverage. The project sets a

Part 2: ”In a few years mobile networks will look more like the Apple app store”

Ibrahim Ahmad Christian Hedelin, VP & Head of Strategy, Network Products at Ericsson shares details on how the company will make their way in India’s mobile networks, and what are some of the network innovations that the company is working

Part 1: “We are working on cost-efficient evolution from 4G to 5G”

Ibrahim Ahmad Christian Hedelin, VP & Head of Strategy, Network Products at Ericsson shares his views on 5G, how they will make their way in India’s mobile networks, and what are some of the network innovations that his company is

Global mobile data traffic will increase seven-fold to reach 587 exabytes by 2021: Cisco

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With the burgeoning growth of mobile phones and usage of 4G, global mobile data traffic is expected to increase seven-fold from 2016 to 2021, according to Cisco’s Mobile Visual Networking Index forecast. According to Cisco, by 2021 more members of

Airtel planning to switch to VoLTE in key markets to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio is not stopping at anything. A Rs 30,000 crore fresh investment and a likely extension of its services up till June’16 is putting pressure on incumbent telcos to re-strategize things to retain their user base. Moving along the