December 20th, 2019 6:55 AM 45 COMMENTS

Airtel Wi-Fi Calling Working With Other Broadband Operators as Well, Service Spotted in More Cities

A few days ago, Bharti Airtel became the first telecom operator in India to launch VoWi-Fi service and Reliance Jio shortly followed it. Airtel Wi-Fi Calling or Airtel VoWi-Fi service is now spotted working on other broadband operators as well. For the unaware, Bharti Airtel said the Wi-Fi Calling feature could be availed on supported smartphones only through Airtel Broadband or Airtel Xstream Fibre Wi-Fi network. However, we can now... Read More

November 14th, 2019 5:03 PM 43 COMMENTS

Airtel VoLTE is Now Live Across All 22 Telecom Circles With Over 250 Supported Smartphones

Bharti Airtel has finally become a pan-India Voice over LTE (VoLTE) operator similar to Reliance Jio. According to the data available, Airtel VoLTE is now live across all the 22 telecom circles in the country. In addition, Airtel VoLTE is now available for use on more than 250 already launched smartphones. That said, almost all the smartphones launching these days are coming with Airtel VoLTE support out of the box.... Read More

October 14th, 2019 9:04 AM 1 COMMENTS

OnePlus 7T Review: More Than Just a Usual ‘T’ Upgrade

OnePlus 7T is here and the phone is a major upgrade over the OnePlus 7 that was released just a few months ago. Every year, OnePlus releases two new phones- the standard flagship killer and the 'T' version of the same phone a six months later. However, this year, things were a bit different as we got to see a total of four OnePlus phones (five including the McLaren Edition)... Read More

January 1st, 2019 12:00 AM 20 COMMENTS

Top Telecom Trends in India Which Will Dominate 2019

2018 is now over and we're officially into 2019. During the last 12 months, the telecom industry has seen a lot of ups and downs. We all should admit that tariffs have gotten a lot cheaper, self-care applications of telcos are now actually very useful, and yes, services provided by operators improved as well. Now the biggest question in everyone's mind is what's next from telcos in 2019? Well, it... Read More

August 21st, 2018 7:58 PM 1 COMMENTS

JioPhone 2 Second Flash Sale Scheduled to Happen on August 30, Here is How You Can Buy the Device

Reliance Jio launched the second generation JioPhone, the JioPhone 2 on August 15 and it sold out entirely in its last flash sale. As you’d believe, many buyers were left waiting for the phone, but sadly couldn’t get their hands on the device. The last time when the sale happened on August 16 at noon, the purchasers of JioPhone 2 were greeted with a message saying ‘page under maintenance’ when... Read More

July 5th, 2018 12:02 PM 18 COMMENTS

JioPhone 2 With 4G VoLTE and LTE Cat.4 Modem Launched at Rs 2,999

Reliance Jio has unveiled an upgraded version of the JioPhone, which the company sold over 25 million units in less than one year. The JioPhone 2 is also priced aggressively at Rs 2,999 and the company even announced a Monsoon Hungama offer, under which a user can get the new JioPhone 1 at just Rs 501. The JioPhone 2 sports a Qwerty keypad, 4G LTE, VoLTE, VoWi-Fi support and runs... Read More

January 18th, 2018 10:45 AM 2 COMMENTS

Over 5 Billion Subscribers Would Be Utilising Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Services Globally by 2023: Deloitte

Deloitte India's eighth edition of signature publication on Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) predicts significant advances in machine learning, VoLTE technology services and Over the Top (OTT) platforms, apart from other trends. In the report, Deloitte added that VoLTE is expected to be the most prevalent voice technology in the future. It is also estimated that more than 90% of all mobile subscribers will comprise of broadband subscribers by 2023.... Read More

April 16th, 2016 9:52 AM 82 COMMENTS

Reliance Jio to improve quality of digital lives of Indians: RJio Spokesperson

While more and more Indians find their way into the digital life, the right technology can truly accelerate this pace and Reliance Jio is gearing up to bring advanced technologies to India, where the digital scene is marred by the incomplete coverage of network and low data speeds. During an interview on a news channel recently, a Jio spokesperson shared insights on Jio and what the company is working at,... Read More

February 26th, 2016 9:59 PM 45 COMMENTS

Reliance Retail announces entry-level VoLTE smartphones, LYF Wind 6 and LYF Flame 1

With the widespread launch of Reliance Jio's 4G services around the corner, Reliance retail has announced two more 4G-enabled smartphones under its LYF sub-brand. Moreover, other phones from the brand will now be widely available at 1.2 lakh retail outlets in India. The company has roped in 1,200 distributors all over India to supply these handsets. Initial two handsets that will be widely available are - the LYF Flame 1... Read More

February 12th, 2016 5:35 PM 35 COMMENTS

In the guise of 4G, 3G, are you getting 2G service? Raise your voice now!

So, are you the one who thought of accessing the best speed with that premium 4G pack, but still struggling to experience a higher speed? Well, you are not the only one cribbing about it in the crowd, but a lot of customers today complain about getting lower speeds even at premium packs. Keeping all these factors in mind, All India Mobile Retailers Association (AIMRA) has started off an awareness... Read More

December 28th, 2015 9:23 AM 93 COMMENTS

Jio Fiber to the home claims to deliver speeds up to 1 Gbps

Reliance Jio which launched its 4G services for its employees at an event held in Mumbai yesterday has claimed that its fiber to the home (FTTH) offering will deliver peak connection speeds up to as high as 1 Gbps. At the event which was attended by over 35,000 people including Jio employees and their families, Jio showcased some of its devices and digital content offerings which will be made available... Read More

November 3rd, 2015 10:00 AM 4 COMMENTS

Worldwide VoLTE connections to reach 2 billion by 2020: Juniper Research

The number of VoLTE (Voice over LTE) connections is likely to reach 2 billion by 2020, increasing from an estimated 123 million in 2015, driven by new roll-outs by telecom operators worldwide, a new study from Juniper Research said. The marked improvement in voice quality enabled by VoLTE is likely to spur increased adoption of the technology, the study added. By 2020, VoLTE services will account for over $100 billion... Read More

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