Jio completes 5G coverage planning

Country's largest telecom player Jio has completed 5G coverage planning in top 1,000 cities

conducted field trials of its home-grown 5G telecom gears, Reliance Industries said in its annual report

India's biggest-ever auction of telecom spectrum that concluded on August 1 (Monday) received a record Rs 1.5 lakh crore

Jio's 5G coverage planning has been completed in top 1,000 cities based on targeted customer consumption and revenue potential using heat maps, 3D maps and ray tracing technology

It has acquired the coveted 700 MHz spectrum, which can provide 6-10 kilometres of signal range with one tower

forms a good base for offering fifth generation (5G) services in all 22 circles or zones in the country