Telecom Gears like Nokia, Samsung, Ericsson and Huawei are in cutting competition to capture Indian 5G aspiration and in close touch with Indian major service providers like Airtel, Reliance Jio, and Vodafone.
As Trai is about the sell the 5G spectrum to start a 5G trail and DOT is working hard to set the test bed for 5G by incorporating the system and network gear providers, The telecom giants are also evolving the ecosystem for delivering the India specific 5G test cases.
To fullfil the complete ecosystem need handset manufactures also gearing up for India specific chipsets.
Recently Qualcomm demonstrated a prototype of a 4G-and-5G capable smartphone that can work on the airwaves in the 3300-3600 MHz range with embedded SIM capability.
The US-based processor giant Intel Corporation is planning to unveil dual capability fourth-generation (4G) and fifth-generation (5G) technology based System-on-Chip (SoC) for the device ecosystem in the 3300-3600 Mhz frequency band in India, according to a highly-placed industry source.