Jio and Samsung join forces to expand coverage to 90% of India population

Reliance Jio is one of the fastest-growing companies in India, and Samsung Electronics logically decided to work together with the telecom outside of the smartphone market. The Korean company announced partnership with Jio to upgrade the current LTE services across India, expanding both the capacity and the network coverage.

Samsung and Jio are utilizing spectrum in the 850, 1800 and 2300 MHz bands, enabling seamless coverage in dense urban areas. The project, named “I&G (Infill & Growth) Project” will also expand Jio’s coverage in the rural zones to over 90% of the population of…