Motorola has announced a rollout timeline of software updates that will support 5G connectivity on compatible devices in India. This will enable users to access the latest generation cellular network on their smartphones.
5G was launched earlier this month with Airtel rolling out services in eight cities and its competitor Reliance Jio set to roll out services from Diwali. Recently, Apple and Samsung also revealed their 5G support update rollout timelines.
Motorola announces 5G support update rollout timeline in India
Airtel has released a list of Motorola devices that will support its cellular connectivity. Motorola confirmed that its devices will be receiving a 5G update in the subsequent weeks. The company is expecting to finish the rollout by the first week of November. The Motorola Edge 30 Ultra and Edge 30 Fusion that debuted last month are already receiving a 5G update this week.
The software update will be rolled out via OTA. Four Motorola smartphones including the Moto G62 5G, G82 5G, G71 5G, and Edge 30 will receive it on October 25th. The Moto Edge 30 Pro, Moto G51 5G, Edge 20 Pro, Edge 20, and Edge 20 Fusion will get the 5G support update on November 5th. The software update will bring support for Jio’s standalone and Airtel and Vodafone’s non-standalone networks.
In a statement, Motorola Asia Pacific’s Executive Director said “Motorola 5G smartphones in India, across categories, have hardware support for 11 to 13 5G bands including all 8 Sub 6 GHz 5G bands that have been announced in India.”