5G Spectrum Auction Everyone is waiting for the 5G service launch as soon as the auction is over. Recently Jio had indicated that it can launch 5G service on this 15th August. At the same time, now Airtel has officially confirmed that it is going to start 5G service in India in this month i.e. August.
Who bid for how many crores in the auction of 5G Spectrum
Let us tell you, recently the auction of 5G spectrum has been completed. Total 72,098 MHz spectrum was offered in this auction, in which 51,236 MHz have been sold. Total bid of Rs 1,50,173 has been made in this auction, in which Jio has won. Reliance Jio has made the highest bid of Rs 88,078 crore. At the same time, Bharti Airtel is at number two, which bids Rs 43,084 crore, while Vodafone Idea is at number three, which has bid for Rs 18,799 crore.
How much spectrum was offered to whom-
Reliance Jio: 24,740 MHz (700 MHz, 800 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3300 MHz and 26 GHz)
Bharti Airtel: 19,867 MHz (900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 2100 MHz, 3300 MHz and 26 GHz)
Vodafone Idea: 6228 MHz (1800 MHz, 2100 MHz, 2500 MHz, 3300 MHz and 26 GHz)
Adani: 400 MHz (in 26 GHz)
Airtel will compete with Jio
Before Airtel, Jio company has indicated that it will launch 5G service in India on August 15. Jio Chairman Akash Ambani recently said, ‘We will celebrate the Amrit Mahotsav of Azadi by rolling out 5G across the country. Jio is committed to world class affordable 5G and 5G enabled service in the country.