During the AGM, Ambani had only mentioned about the set-top box about how it will be a hybrid model and live Tv will be made available through its MSO partners’ cable connection whereas catch up Tv and a number of on-demand content from OTT platforms will be made available via its fibernet connection. The Jio Smart Hybrid Set Top Box was revealed in a report by DreamDTH which shows the hybrid STB and the Jio branding on the top side. The rear panel has a power socket, an entry port for the coaxial cable for MSOs, HDMI port, Ethernet RJ45 port, USB-2 port, and one USB-3 port. The view of the interface is not yet available but reports have mentioned that the STB may run on the Android OS as well.
In what could amount to a sea change in the way we transmit data over fiber optics, researchers at University College London have found a new way speed things up by changing the color of the transmitted light. “To maximise the capacity of optical fibre links, data is transmitted using different wavelengths, or colours, of […]
NEW DELHI: Reliance Jio started the price wars in India’s telecom sector when it started out two years ago and since then consumers have been the king. Competition has made the incumbents Airtel and Vodafone also bring down prices. Over the last six months, all three companies have made substantial changes in their plans to make them more competitive and attractive. That’s a […]
Jio GigaFiber launch is one of the most anticipated events in the Indian broadband industry as Reliance Jio’s foray into the FTTH broadband segment is expected to completely disrupt the industry. Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), which is the leading player in the broadband industry, in terms of subscriber base, is gearing up for the […]