Reliance Jio To Partner With Realme, Others To Make 4G Devices Cheaper – Latest News

New Delhi: Reliance Jio is working with Realme and other organizations to further reduce the price of 4G phones and other connected devices, a senior company official said on Wednesday. Sunil Dutt, Reliance Jio President for Devices and Mobility, said there is a need to provide affordable devices so that people still using 2G phones can upgrade to 4G and 5G.

“Trust as an organization … we’ve done it in the past for 4G, where the benefits of connectivity were made much more affordable through JioPhones. On the other 4G devices, we are working with Realme and other organizations to try to make the devices are more affordable for people, “Dutt said at the 2020 India Mobile Congress.

He said that Jio is not only looking at the mobile phone segment, but is also working on other connected devices.

Realme CEO Madhav Sheth said that in the future 5G will open up many opportunities for innovation that will not be limited to smartphones alone.

He said that chipsets have played an important role in bringing 5G phones to the maximum number of people.

“I think we are on the road to 5G not just in India but globally and I think MediaTek has a critical role to play. We have been hardware vendors, I think our job is to make sure that we can basically offer 5G devices to maximum number of people at a price that fits your pocket without compromising the technology aspects of the devices, “said Sheth.

Chipset maker MediaTek India CEO Anku Jain said the company has seen strong adoption of digital technology during the pandemic.

“Looking ahead, we are looking at trends such as artificial intelligence, robotics, drones, and vehicle automation, and these technologies are seen as working in conjunction with 5G for a smarter lifestyle. In 2021, we expect the 5G opens doors for faster and smarter connected devices, “said Jain.