There are four major telecom operators in india. They are jio,airtel,VI(Vodafone and Idea) and BSNL(Bharat sanchar Nigam Limited). At present jio, airtel and vi are working on 5G network.
jio is the first company to make the announcement of launch the 5G network in India. At present jio is working on low and mid-band, 6GHZ(Giga Haradz) 5G. In mid-band 5G there will be an improvement of speeds. jio founder Mukesh Ambani had claimed that jio is also ready for 6G. jio has a fiber optics network. by fiber optics, it will be easy to change the network from 4G to 5G overnight. In other words, it is called non-standalone 5G. jio is also working on standalone but it takes more time to penetrate.
jio has 25 patents of 5G. jio is the only company in India to show interest in 6nm(nanometer) 5G. jio is working on the software and hardware of 5G. jio and Qualcomm signed a deal to develop 5G in India. we see can assemble in India 5G equipment from jio.
Airtel is the second-largest telecom operator in India. Airtel had presented a live demo of 5G in Hyderabad. Airtel used low band 5G with DSS technology(Dynamic Spectrum Sharing).In this presentation airtel also how 4G network can be converted to 5G. Airtel used oppo smartphones to show how 5G works. Airtel had associated with ercsion to provide a wide range of 5G equipment. we can except low band NSA 5G from airtel.
VI had mad patnership with Nokia to provide 5G equipment. both companies started testing 5G. they are working on low band 5G same as airtel.