io 5G service(s) will be launched in India in the second half of 2021, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) chairman Mukesh Ambani was quoted as saying during his keynote presentation at India Mobile Congress 2020 on Tuesday.
“I assure you that Jio will pioneer the 5G revolution in India in the second half of 2021. It will be powered by indigenous-developed network, hardware and technology components,” he said.
To bring 5G to reality in India, Jio is working with companies including Samsung and Qualcomm. Ambani at the 43rd annual general meeting of Reliance Industries in July announced that Jio would start testing 5G network in the country as soon as the spectrum would be available.