Reliance Jio is apparently working on a low-cost laptop with 4G LTE connectivity and Qualcomm's Snapdragon 665 chipset. The laptop is tipped to be called the JioBook and will be running an Android fork called "JioOS."
India's largest carrier Jio has partnered with Qualcomm to lay the groundwork for a 5G network. Jio has announced that it achieved a bandwidth of 1Gbps in 5G trials while using Qualcomm networking equipment.
With nearly 400 million subscribers, Jio is India's largest carrier. Jio is now making its foray into digital services, and Google has partnered with the carrier to create a custom version of Android aimed at $30 phones.
Jio, India's largest telecom network provider, has secured a $747 million investment from American private equity firm Silver Lake. Just two weeks back, Facebook had invested $5.7 billion in the company to turn WhatsApp into an e-commerce platform in India.
After months of delays, Reliance Industries head Mukesh Ambani launched Jio, the first LTE-only network in the country. With today's announcement, the network is now open to all in India, with registrations kicking off from September 5.
Reliance Jio's long-awaited 4G service is one step closer to a commercial launch. The carrier is now letting anyone register interest for its 4G network, and has commenced sales of Jio SIM cards at Reliance Digital stores.
Reliance Jio is all set to launch its long-awaited 4G services in the country. Ahead of the rollout, chairman Mukesh Ambani talked about the transformative power of affordable data services, stating that the carrier has a responsibility to end "digital poverty" in the country.
Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited, a subsidiary of India's largest private sector conglomerate — Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), announced the launch of its 4G service, which is only available for its employees at the moment.
The Cricket World Cup is currently underway in Australia and New Zealand, and Indian carrier Reliance has announced today that it is partnering with Twitter to provide free access to the microblogging service to its customers for the duration of the event. If you're a Reliance subscriber, you can now browse the latest tweets from the Cricket World Cup on Twitter without incurring any...