Through 5G telecommunication services, high-quality long-duration videos or movies can be downloaded to mobiles and other devices in a matter of seconds.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch 5G (5G) services at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi at 10 am today. This will be a special moment for India and the country will enter a new era of technology.
This launch will take place in the sixth edition of the Indian Mobile Conference (IMC), which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This time IMC 2022 will be organized from today till October 4 and its theme will be “New Digital Universe”.
The conference will provide a common platform for various presentations and discussions on the rapid adoption of digital technology, the unique opportunities arising out of its proliferation, bringing together leading thinkers, entrepreneurs, innovators and government officials.
Know some important points:
-The total economic impact of 5G on India is estimated to be up to US$ 450 billion by 2035. Compared to 4G, 5G network (5G network) gives many times faster speed and provides hassle-free connectivity. It also enables billions of connected devices to share data in real time.
-A record Rs 1.5 lakh crore bids were received in the country’s biggest ever telecom spectrum auction. In this, industrialist Mukesh Ambani’s Jio has acquired almost half of all spectrum sold with a bid of Rs 87,946.93 crore.
-India’s richest man Gautam Adani’s group had made a bid of Rs 211.86 crore for 400 MHz. It is, however, not used for public telephone services. At the same time, telecom giant Sunil Bharti Mittal’s Bharti Airtel made a successful bid of Rs 43,039.63 crore, while Vodafone-Idea bought spectrum for Rs 18,786.25 crore.
-India is getting ready for better data speed and interruption-free video in the coming times as telcos get ready to start 5G service as soon as possible. After the arrival of these services, people will get everything from smart ambulances to cloud gaming. Even customers can have completely new experiences during their purchase.
-Besides powering ultra-low latency connections, which allow downloading full-length high-quality video or movie to a mobile device in a matter of seconds (even in crowded areas), 5G can enable solutions such as e-health, connected vehicles, more-immersive augmented reality and metaverse experiences, life-saving use cases, and advanced mobile cloud gaming, among others.
-“5G can unleash new economic opportunities and societal benefits, giving it the potential for being a transformational force for Indian society. It will help the country leapfrog the traditional barriers to development, spur innovations by startups and business enterprises as well as advance the ‘Digital India’ vision,” an official release said.