As the principal sponsor of India Mobile Congress 2018, Samsung showcased the glimpse of 5G technologies that will enhance people's day-to-day life across the country.
At IMC 2018, Samsung is showcasing a variety of 5G solution that can be useful in 5G powered business and scenarios, including 5G home broadband services, Smart Cities and Smart Agriculture
Moreover, Samsung’s 5G Skyship, which was developed in partnership with Korea Telecom (KT), will be flying over the event's exhibition center to demonstrate first response use cases.
Samsung also announced its plan for India’s first large-scale 5G trial, scheduled to take place in the first quarter of 2019 in collaboration with the Department of Telecommunications (DoT).
“Samsung will pave the way for 5G to unlock the full potential of India together with industry leaders,” said Youngky Kim, President and Head of Networks Business at Samsung Electronics.
“We are witnessing a rise in adoption of new technologies, inspired by ‘Digital India’ and spurred by the transition to 4G,” he added.
Samsung has partnered with India's telecom provider 'Reliance Jio', the two these companies will work together to bring 5G services across the country.