4G

  • 4G-enabled LG G2 coming to India in the next two weeks at Rs 46,000 03-03-2014 04:19 PM

    Greater Noida: LG Electronics India plans to invest Rs 800 crore this year on various activities including marketing and research as it looks at increasing its overall market share to 35 per cent by December. The consumer durables major, which is still to come out with its 2013 revenue numbers,...
  • Reliance Jio expected to launch 4G services by September 23-02-2014 04:28 PM

    New Delhi: Telecom arm of Reliance Industries, RJIL, is likely to launch its 4G services by September this year starting from Delhi and Mumbai. "Reliance Jio is engaged in building up team for telecom services which is almost done. Telecom services are likely to be launched in third quarter of...
  • Airtel launches 4G mobile services for iPhone 5s, 5c users in Bangalore 15-02-2014 05:41 PM

    Bangalore: Bharti Airtel, India largest private telecom operator, said it has launched 4G mobile services for Apple iPhone 5s and 5c users in the city enabling high definition video streaming with zero buffering among other features. iPhone owners would be able to enjoy these services at 3G prices. "Now Airtel...
  • Airtel launches 4G on mobile in Bangalore 14-02-2014 03:58 PM

    New Delhi: Telecom service provider Bharti Airtel along with Apple Friday launched India's first 4G on mobile, a company statement said. The statement said now Airtel customers in Bangalore on Apple iPhone 5s or 5c will be able to experience 4G on their mobile at the current 3G prices. "Customers...
  • 5G network is going to be awesome. Here's why 10-02-2014 02:27 PM

    As people across the world get used to the fourth generation (4G) mobile technology, companies have started working on the fifth generation (5G), which is likely to be available for use by 2020. Here is how fast the 5G network would be. ...
  • Indian born Professor wins Marconi Prize for contribution to wireless technology 23-01-2014 07:55 AM

    Bangalore: Indian born scientist and Professor (Emeritus) at Stanford University Arogyaswami Joseph Paulraj has been awarded the prestigious 2014 Marconi Society Prize for developing the theory and applications of MIMO antennas. His idea for using multiple antennas at both the transmitting and receiving stations - which is at the heart...
  • Global smartphone users to touch 1.75 billion in 2014: Report 19-01-2014 04:02 PM

    New Delhi: Aided by growing adoption of smartphones, especially in emerging markets, global smartphone users are expected to touch 1.75 billion this year, market research firm eMarketer said. The firm also pegged global mobile phone users to reach 4.55 billion in 2014. "The global smartphone audience surpassed the 1 billion...
  • ZTE in talks with Airtel for 4G deal in Delhi, Mumbai 18-01-2014 04:17 PM

    Hong Kong: Chinese telecom equipment major ZTE Corporation is in talks with India's largest private telecom player Bharti Airtel for deploying 4G equipment in the Mumbai and Delhi circles. The Shenzhen-headquartered has already deployed 4G LTE networks for Airtel in Kolkata, Punjab and Haryana circles. "We are in discussions to...
  • Chevrolet cars to be equipped with 4G cellular capabilities 06-01-2014 12:14 PM

    Las Vegas: GM says it will start outfitting most Chevrolet vehicles with 4G cellular capabilities in partnership with AT&T. The technology will let drivers make phone calls and allow passengers to surf the Web without burning through the voice and data limits on their phone plans. General Motors Co. said...
  • Aircel partners ZTE for 4G LTE network deployment 31-12-2013 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: Telecom service provider Aircel has tied up with telecommunications equipment and network solutions provider ZTE for deploying 4G long term evolution (LTE) networks in the country, a company statement said here. In the first stage, the LTE deployment will be initiated in Chennai, Rest of Tamil Nadu (RoTN)...
  • China 4G investment may reach $16 billion in 2014 29-12-2013 11:25 AM

    Beijing: Investment in China's 4G mobile phone network could reach 100 billion yuan next year with the number of users topping 30 million in more than 300 cities, the official Xinhua news agency reported, citing the minister of Industry and Information Technology as saying on Friday. Miao Wei made the...
  • Apple reaches deal to bring iPhone to the world's biggest phone network 23-12-2013 06:28 AM

    New York: Apple says it has reached a deal to bring the iPhone to China Mobile, the world's biggest phone carrier. The deal ends a lengthy courtship and could boost sales of the iPhone in China. The iPhone, once hugely popular in China, has been eclipsed by the rise of...
  • Qualcomm launches mobile phone processor for low-cost smartphones 12-12-2013 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: Targetting the emerging markets like China, US-based chip-maker Qualcomm has launched a mobile phone processor which comes integrated with 4G LTE (Long-Term Evolution) technology. Snapdragon 410 is designed for phones priced at USD 150 or less, targeting the original equipment makers (OEMs) in China. "...when we talked about...
  • HTC to launch 4G phones in mid to high price range in 2014 11-12-2013 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: Smartphone maker HTC today said that it expects to launch 4G phones in mid to high price range in 2014. "In line with India's development of 4G networks, there will be obviously more 4G devices available in the India market. I am hoping to be able to bring...
  • Reliance Jio, Airtel join hands for sharing infrastructure 10-12-2013 06:36 PM

    Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio Infocomm and Sunil Mittal-headed Bharti Airtel on Tuesday announced a comprehensive arrangement for sharing telecom infrastructure, a partnership that will help them reduce costs they incur on their respective networks. "This (arrangement) will include optic fibre network inter and intra city, submarine cable networks, towers and...
  • Asia to account for 47 per cent of LTE connections by 2017: Study 26-11-2013 05:15 PM

    New Delhi: As India and China roll out fourth generation or LTE mobile networks, Asia is expected to account for 47 per cent of all 4G connections by 2017, a study by global telecom body GSM Association (GSMA) said today. "Asia is expected to account for almost half (47 per...
  • Kolkata: After Reliance, Airtel also rolling out 4G 13-09-2013 08:49 AM

    Two days after Reliance Jio signed an MoU with the Kolkata Municipal Corporation for laying out 4G network in the city, Airtel also followed suit on Thursday. Airtel's eastern region CEO PG Sharma signed an MoU with KMC to lay 400 km of optical fibre cable in the city. Sharma...
  • New iPhone, 4G technology may mean Apple, China Mobile tie-up closer 16-08-2013 10:47 AM

    Singapore: The stars may be aligning for a long-awaited deal between Apple Inc and China Mobile Ltd, the world's biggest mobile carrier, that could help the iPhone maker claw back lost ground in its most important growth market. Apple is expected to unveil its redesigned iPhone next month and may...
  • Airtel likely to launch 4G services in Delhi by September 05-08-2013 02:31 PM

    New Delhi: Expanding the footprint of its high-speed Internet services, Bharti Airtel is likely to launch by September fourth generation (4G) services in Delhi, which is one of the lucrative data market in the country. The firm, which already offers 4G services in Kolkata, Bangalore, Pune and Chandigarh, has roped...
  • Huawei working to develop 5G technology 22-07-2013 04:31 PM

    Shanghai: As people across the world get used to the fourth generation (4G) mobile technology, Chinese equipment maker Huawei Technologies has said it is working on the fifth generation (5G), which is likely to be available for use by 2020. The company said presently 200 people are working on the...
  • RIL telecom arm to get 6 months more for testing 4G calls 17-07-2013 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: Reliance Jio Infocomm, the telecom arm of Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries, is about to get six months extension for testing phone call services on 4G network, according to sources. "Telecom Minister (Kapil Sibal) has approved extension for testing voice calls on its 4G network. They were allocated 10,000...
  • Airtel subsidiary approaches DoT for 4G voice call service 11-07-2013 05:39 PM

    New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel's subsidiary Wireless Business Services has approached the DoT for allocation of mobile numbers to start testing of voice call services on 4G network in four service areas, including Delhi and Mumbai. "We .. intend to test voice services on our LTE (4G) network being...
  • Airtel cuts base plan package for 4G services by 31 pc 24-06-2013 01:29 PM

    New Delhi: Bharti Airtel customers can now avail its 4G data plans starting from Rs 450, down 31 per cent from Rs 650 earlier in Bengaluru, Kolkata, Pune and Chandigarh circles. The company, which recently reduced 2G data tariffs by 90 per cent in Punjab and Haryana, is trying to...
  • Airtel 4G data plans now start from Rs 450; down by 31 per cent 24-06-2013 12:52 PM

    New Delhi: Bharti Airtel customers can now avail its 4G data plans starting from Rs 450, down 31 per cent from Rs 650 earlier in Bengaluru, Kolkata, Pune and Chandigarh circles. The company, which recently reduced 2G data tariffs by 90 per cent in Punjab and Haryana, is trying to...
  • 4G services soon, have finalised vendors: Mukesh Ambani 06-06-2013 06:04 PM

    Speaking at RIL's AGM, Mukesh Ambani said the company has finalised partners for its 4G services. ...
  • Full Text: Mukesh Ambani's speech at RIL 39th AGM 06-06-2013 02:39 PM

    Reliance Industries has announced that it will invest over Rs 1.5 lakh crore in various ventures in the next three years. At the annual general body meeting, RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani hinted that the company will focus the bulk of its capital expenditure in its core energy business. Below is...
  • RIL to invest Rs 1.5 lakh cr in various ventures in 3 years 06-06-2013 12:11 PM

    New Delhi: Reliance Industries has announced that it will invest over Rs 1.5 lakh crore in various ventures in the next three years. At the annual general body meeting, RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani hinted that the company will focus the bulk of its capital expenditure in its core energy business....