Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the 6th India Mobile Congress at Pragati Maidan in Delhi and launched the 5G services.
The 5G telecom services seek to provide seamless coverage, high data rate, low latency and highly reliable communications system.
The three major telecom operators of the country demonstrated one case-study each in front of the Prime Minister to show the potential of 5G technology in India.
The 5G spectrum will increase energy efficiency, spectrum efficiency and network efficiency.
5G technology will help in connecting billions of Internet devices, will allow higher quality video services with mobility at high speed, and delivery of critical services such as telesurgery and autonomous cars among others.
5G will help in real-time monitoring of disasters, precision agriculture, and minimising the role of humans in dangerous industrial operations such as in deep mines, offshore activities etc.
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Unlike existing mobile communication networks, 5G networks will allow tailoring of requirements for each of these different uses within the same network.