Consumer eagerly await 5G, but its launch in India may take time – here’s why India's first 5G

India has witnessed several smartphone brands launching 5G-enabled devices over the past few months, but it appears as though customers may have to wait for some more time before they can use it over a high-speed network. 

While several major smartphone markets have shifted over to 5G connectivity, India was hoping for the new network to start operations in 2021, though all we have now is one operator offering the network in one small circle in one city. Yes, we refer to Airtel’s big announcement on Hyderabad.