Infinix partners with Jio to conduct 5G trials for ZERO 5G ahead of India launch on Feb 14

Infinix already confirmed that launch of ZERO 5G, the company’s first 5G smartphone in India on February 14th, and it was introduced for global markets earlier this week. Today, it has announced that it has partnered with Jio to conduct 5G trails for the phone. As a part of the virtual lab trial, the device was thoroughly tested through various scenarios to verify its capability and performance for delivering enhanced 5G end-user experiences, said the company.

The company said that the Zero 5G achieved stellar results in the downloading speed, but it didn’t reveal the speed achieved.  Infinix already confirmed that the Zero 5G will be compatible with 13 major bands, which the company says is the maximum in the price segment.

The bands include

  • SA Band: -n1/n3/n5/n7/n8/n20/n28/n38/n40/n41/n77/n78/n79
  • NSA Band: – n41/n77/n78/n79

Commenting on the collaboration, Anish Kapoor, CEO – Infinix India, said:

At Infinix we believe that technology can transform the lives of millions of people by connecting them with the rest of the globe. We have been making efforts to not only introduce innovative technologies but also, make them affordable to be used by every stratum of society. ZERO 5G will be our first 5G smartphone to be launched globally after successfully launching multiple 4G smartphones.

5G networks will enable faster data transfer rates compared to 4G networks. Moreover, 5G is more efficient in spectrum usage and has lower latency. With the Zero 5G, we aim to offer a higher performance in terms of faster download speed faster gaming experience. The improved efficiency will empower new user experiences and will make industry collaborative and efficient.

We are delighted to partner with one of the most advanced and reliable networks in the country, Jio, in our endeavor of enabling our customers to seamlessly connect with the rest of the world and transform their lives. The success of this lab trial with Jio highlights the true potential of our upcoming device in bringing high-quality 5G experience in the hands of our customers.

Introducing a 5G smartphone ahead of the submission of final 5G pricing recommendations by TRAI is a strategic move by Infinix which indicates that the company is committed to taking its customers one step ahead of the rest with a 5G smartphone that embraces technology and innovation.

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