Reliance Jio is claiming to be “Made-in-India” developed 5G, taking a big leap by approaching DoT for field trials of its new network in a few metros. If the trials are successful, India will join the exclusive club of select countries which are in a position to sell their own 5G technology to their global peers. There is no official announcement from TRAI regarding 5G auction despite huge cry from experts that 5G cellular networks already becoming more familiar in global markets.
With the aggressive pricing approach, Jio also has the potential to be one of the global giants in 5G segment. Among the 5G network giants, Huwaei and ZTE can be ruled out as the prevailing situation of anti-China sentiments in India and global counties like US is hardening making Jio a big winner.