In the next 6 months, 5G services will be available in 200 cities, and efforts are underway to roll out 5G services in 80-90% of the country in the next 2 years. BSNL will offer 5G services from August 15 next year. 5G will also be available at: Telecom Min Ashwini Vaishnav, Delhi pic.twitter.com/orj3o3elTZ
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5G services in 200 cities
Apart from that, Ashwini Vaishnav indicated that in the next six months, 5G services will be available in more than 200 cities and efforts are underway to make 5G services available in 80-90 percent of the country in the next two years. . He further added “5G will also be affordable.”
Airtel and Jio are yet to announce their 5G rates, but both have confirmed that the prices will be similar to existing 4G plans. Jio added that its 5G plans are among the most affordable in the world. 5G speed in India is likely to be 10 times faster than the current 4G speed. 91 mobiles IMC can record 300Mbps 5G speed on Airtel network in 2022.
Airtel 5G network will initially be available in 8 cities including Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Varanasi. A nationwide rollout is not expected until March 2024. At the same time, Jio Deliver 5G to every town, every taluk and every tehsil by December 2023. There is no information about Vi 5G rollout in the country yet.