Articles about 4G

5G v/s 4G: How are the two networks different?

04 Aug 2022

Technology
5G v/s 4G: How are the two networks different?

The fifth generation of mobile networks or 5G is a radical transformation of cellular technology.

Delhi-born Nishant Batra leading project to install 4G on moon

07 Mar 2022

Technology
Delhi-born Nishant Batra leading project to install 4G on moon

Delhi-born Nishant Batra, a top executive at Finnish firm Nokia, is leading a project to establish the first 4G cellular network on the moon.

Apple ordered to pay $300 million in LTE patent retrial

15 Aug 2021

Technology
Apple ordered to pay $300 million in LTE patent retrial

In an ongoing dispute with a company called Optis that owns patents on the LTE cellular standard, Apple has been ordered to pay $300 million in royalties after a retrial in the patent dispute over wireless technology used in iPhones and other products.

After nearly 2 years, 4G mobile internet restored in J&K

05 Feb 2021

India
After nearly 2 years, 4G mobile internet restored in J&K

The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday announced that 4G mobile internet services will be restored across the union territory.

A year later, two J&K districts get 4G internet

17 Aug 2020

India
A year later, two J&K districts get 4G internet

More than a year after internet services were suspended in J&K, 4G speed returned to two districts — Ganderbal and Udhampur — on a trial basis from Sunday, days after the Centre submitted in Supreme Court that it was toying with such an idea.

No Chinese equipment for 4G upgradation: Centre to BSNL

18 Jun 2020

Business
No Chinese equipment for 4G upgradation: Centre to BSNL

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has asked Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) to not use any Chinese equipment in its 4G upgradation work.

Tamil film director Arun Prasath dies in a road accident

15 May 2020

Entertainment
Tamil film director Arun Prasath dies in a road accident

In a tragic piece of news, Tamil filmmaker Arun Prasath passed away on Friday (May 15) in a road accident near Mettupalayam in Coimbatore, according to several news reports.

SC doesn't order to restore 4G Internet services in J&K

11 May 2020

India
SC doesn't order to restore 4G Internet services in J&K

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to pass an order on the restoration of 4G services in Jammu and Kashmir, asking a special committee to look into the concerns of various petitioners.

After Haryana, Airtel discontinues 3G services in Punjab

19 Oct 2019

Business
After Haryana, Airtel discontinues 3G services in Punjab

Airtel has shut down its 3G services in Punjab with an aim to boost the 4G LTE services in the circle.

All about BSNL's aggressive plans to expand 4G, VoLTE services

15 Oct 2019

Business
All about BSNL's aggressive plans to expand 4G, VoLTE services

In a bid to stay relevant in the highly-competitive telecom space of India, BSNL is taking on rivals by upping its deployment of 4G services.

Vivo iQoo Pro, with Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset, goes official

24 Aug 2019

Technology
Vivo iQoo Pro, with Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset, goes official

As an addition to its Vivo iQoo series, Chinese tech giant Vivo has launched the all-new iQoo Pro in its home country.

Lenovo Tab V7 launched in India at Rs. 13,000

26 Jul 2019

Technology
Lenovo Tab V7 launched in India at Rs. 13,000

Expanding its tablets' line-up, Lenovo has launched the Tab V7 in India at a starting price of Rs. 12,990.

#TechBytes: Top entry-level feature phones that can run WhatsApp

01 Jun 2019

Technology
#TechBytes: Top entry-level feature phones that can run WhatsApp

WhatsApp, the leading messaging app in the world, has redefined personal communication. But if you think only high-priced phones can run the app, you are wrong.

#TechBytes: Top entry-level feature phones that can run WhatsApp

09 May 2019

Technology
#TechBytes: Top entry-level feature phones that can run WhatsApp

WhatsApp, the leading messaging app in the world, has redefined personal communication. But if you think only high-priced phones can run the app, you are wrong.

Dhanbad has highest 4G availability, beats Delhi and Bengaluru

29 Mar 2019

India
Dhanbad has highest 4G availability, beats Delhi and Bengaluru

4G is the daily driver for millions, but when it comes to availability, you may notice occasional drops and lags while moving from one place to another.

Reliance Jio could soon launch affordable large-screen smartphones in India

28 Dec 2018

Business
Reliance Jio could soon launch affordable large-screen smartphones in India

In a bid to attract India's 500 million feature phone users and net them under its 4G network, Reliance Jio is working to launch affordable VoLTE smartphones.

Soon, Airtel 4G users could get 500Mbps mobile download speeds

22 Dec 2018

Technology
Soon, Airtel 4G users could get 500Mbps mobile download speeds

Airtel users could soon get download speeds up to 500Mbps, maybe even more, thanks to a new 4G LTE technology currently being tested by the telecom giant.

Nokia 8.1 goes on sale today: Price, specifications and offers

20 Dec 2018

Technology
Nokia 8.1 goes on sale today: Price, specifications and offers

HMD Global's latest Android One-powered Nokia 8.1 smartphone will go on sale in India today.

Nubia Red Magic gaming smartphone to launch on December 20

18 Dec 2018

Technology
Nubia Red Magic gaming smartphone to launch on December 20

Nubia's gaming-centric Red Magic smartphone, which was earlier expected to launch in November, is set to go official in India on December 20.

How Bharti Airtel plans to beat Reliance Jio

13 Dec 2018

Business
How Bharti Airtel plans to beat Reliance Jio

In a bid to take on Reliance Jio, which is fast expanding its subscriber base, Bharti Airtel is considering to launch budget VoLTE smartphones.

Kolkata tops in 4G availability, much ahead of Delhi, Mumbai

11 Sep 2018

Business
Kolkata tops in 4G availability, much ahead of Delhi, Mumbai

Kolkata, India's City of Joy, has a reason to cheer.

Huawei AI Cube: An Alexa-powered smart speaker with 4G modem

01 Sep 2018

Technology
Huawei AI Cube: An Alexa-powered smart speaker with 4G modem

Marking its entry in the smart speaker space, Chinese giant Huawei unveiled its AI Cube smart speaker on Friday.

Airtel users can get Rs.2,600 cashback on Amazon-exclusive 4G smartphones

18 May 2018

Technology
Airtel users can get Rs.2,600 cashback on Amazon-exclusive 4G smartphones

Airtel and Amazon have partnered to offer a cashback of Rs. 2,600 on all 4G smartphones that sell exclusively on the e-commerce platform in the country.

Airtel has highest 4G download speeds in India: Report

19 Apr 2018

Business
Airtel has highest 4G download speeds in India: Report

According to a report by London-based wireless coverage mapping agency OpenSignal, Bharti Airtel has the maximum 3G and 4G download speeds in India.

Vodafone to create the first 4G network on the moon

28 Feb 2018

Technology
Vodafone to create the first 4G network on the moon

Germany-based new-space company PTScientists has partnered with Vodafone and Nokia to create a 4G network on the moon in 2019.

BSNL to roll out 4G services in 10 telecom circles

26 Feb 2018

Business
BSNL to roll out 4G services in 10 telecom circles

State owned telecom firm BSNL today signed a pact with Finnish telecom gear maker Nokia to roll out 4G services in 10 telecom circles covering Western and Southern regions in India.

HMD Global may launch upgraded Nokia 8110 with 4G LTE

25 Feb 2018

Technology
HMD Global may launch upgraded Nokia 8110 with 4G LTE

According to a report, HMD Global is expected to launch an upgraded version of the Nokia 8110 (originally launched in 2008) along side a slew of smartphones to be unveiled at their company event in Mobile World Congress, tomorrow.

#SmartphoneEssentials2018: Things you should look for in your next smartphone

23 Feb 2018

Technology
#SmartphoneEssentials2018: Things you should look for in your next smartphone

The smartphone technology is evolving so fast that what was futuristic a few months ago is common today.

India records slowest 4G LTE speed in the world

20 Feb 2018

Technology
India records slowest 4G LTE speed in the world

According to a report by UK-based wireless coverage mapping company OpenSignal, India has recorded the slowest 4G LTE speed in the world at an average speed of 6.13 Mbps.

Jivi Mobiles' Energy E3 smartphone available for just Rs. 699

20 Feb 2018

Technology
Jivi Mobiles' Energy E3 smartphone available for just Rs. 699

Indian smartphone maker Jivi Mobiles is offering its Energy E3 smartphone for just Rs. 699.

4G smartphones for Rs. 500, Rs. 60 monthly-plans coming soon

08 Feb 2018

Business
4G smartphones for Rs. 500, Rs. 60 monthly-plans coming soon

You can soon get 4G smartphones for only Rs. 500 and enjoy Rs. 60-70 monthly plans.

Massive price-cuts on top smartphones from Samsung, Nokia, HTC, OPPO

07 Feb 2018

Technology
Massive price-cuts on top smartphones from Samsung, Nokia, HTC, OPPO

There have been a number of smartphone launches in every price-range in the first month of 2018. With the entry of a slew of new devices, several 2017 smartphones from major companies like Samsung, Nokia, HTC, Vivo, OPPO among others witnessed massive price-cuts.

Iconic Nokia 3310 "4G variant" with Android-OS, Wi-Fi hotspot launched

30 Jan 2018

Technology
Iconic Nokia 3310 "4G variant" with Android-OS, Wi-Fi hotspot launched

HMD Global has "quietly" launched an all-new 4G variant of the classic Nokia 3310 in China.

Reliance Jio to launch cheapest "4G smartphone" soon

15 Nov 2017

Technology
Reliance Jio to launch cheapest "4G smartphone" soon

After releasing the 4G JioPhone feature phone, Jio is reportedly gearing up for a low-cost 4G smartphone, according to Chinese chipmaker Spreadtrum.

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is now Rs. 1000 cheaper!

31 Oct 2017

Technology
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is now Rs. 1000 cheaper!

The second-largest smartphone seller in India, Xiaomi, has announced a price-cut for its large-display Mi Max 2 phablet launched in July in the country.

Second round of JioPhone bookings to start after Diwali: Reports

16 Oct 2017

Business
Second round of JioPhone bookings to start after Diwali: Reports

Reports have emerged that Reliance Jio will resume bookings for its JioPhone right after Diwali. "Likely from October end or November first week," a Reliance Retail channel partner has said.

Jio effect: Airtel offers 4G smartphone at Rs. 1,399

11 Oct 2017

Business
Jio effect: Airtel offers 4G smartphone at Rs. 1,399

Airtel has finally announced a 4G smartphone in partnership with Karbonn mobiles.

JioPhone deliveries start, here's how you can track your order

25 Sep 2017

Technology
JioPhone deliveries start, here's how you can track your order

On Sunday, Reliance Jio started shipping six million units of the much-anticipated JioPhone.

JioPhone deliveries to start from September 21

02 Sep 2017

Business
JioPhone deliveries to start from September 21

Jio will start deliveries of its much-awaited JioPhone during the Navratri week starting September 21, a channel partner of Reliance Retail said.

Jio suspends pre-booking for its phone after "millions" placed orders

28 Aug 2017

Business
Jio suspends pre-booking for its phone after "millions" placed orders

In just four days, "millions" have placed orders for the JioPhone, leading to the company suspending pre-bookings for now.