Reliance Jio has announced the launch of Jio True 5G in 16 more cities on Tuesday, January 17. With this latest expansion of 5G services, Jio now has an operational 5G network in a total of 134 cities. The company is aiming to bring 5G across all cities and villages of the country by December this year.
Jio True 5G, are now available in Kakinada, Kurnool (Andhra Pradesh), Silchar (Assam), Davanagere, Shivamogga, Bidar, Hospet, Gadag-Betageri (Karnataka), Malappuram, Palakkad, Kottayam, Kannur (Kerala), Tiruppur (Tamil Nadu), Nizamabad, Khammam (Telangana), and Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh).
“We have stepped up the speed and intensity of True 5G rollout across the nation because we want every Jio user to enjoy the transformational benefits of Jio True 5G technology in the new year 2023,” a Jio spokesperson said.
“These newly launched True 5G cities are important tourism and commerce destinations as well as key education hubs of our country. With the launch of Jio’s True 5G services, consumers of the region will not just get the best telecommunication network but will also get infinite growth opportunities in the areas of e-governance, education, automation, Artificial Intelligence, gaming, healthcare, agriculture, IT, and SMEs,” the company said in a statement.
According to the company, Jio True 5G has a three-fold advantage because it has stand-alone 5G architecture with an advanced 5G network and no dependency on 4G network, largest mix of 5G spectrum across 700MHz, 3500MHz, and 26GHz bands, and Carrier Aggregation that combines 5G frequencies for better data speeds.