Today Jio announced(announcement video at the bottom of this page) they designed and developed a complete 5g solution from scratch. This will enable them to launch a world class 5g service in India using 100% homegrown technology and solution. This made in India 5g solution will be ready to trial as soon as 5g spectrum available, and can be ready for field deployment next year (2021). And because of Jio’s converge all IP network architecture, It is easy to upgrade their 4g network to 5g. That means current places with 4G coverage will also get 5G network once launched.
Not only that. once Jio 5G solution is proven at India scale, Jio platform will be well positioned to be an exporter of 5G solutions to other telecom operator globally.
Jio also announced Jio TV+, it is a aggregated version of 12 OTT players. Netflix, Prime video, Disney hotstar, Voot, sony live, Zee5, Jio Cinema, JioSaavn, Youtube, Euros now, LionsGate play, all in one platform. So It is possible to watch your favorite show from different providers in one platform. We believe Jio will come up with subscription method to watch from all providers rather than paying separately. Jio Tv+ will also have voice search, so no more typing, just say play game of thrones.