Migration to 5G will be smoother in India market: Erik Ekudden, Ericsson global CTO

Migration to 5G will be smoother in India market: Erik Ekudden, Ericsson global CTO

"We are expecting 5 billion LTE subscriptions in five years. Our prediction is that we will have 530 million 5G subscriptions by 2020", added Ekudden. India is taking all right steps to bring in the latest fifth-generation, or 5G, technology by 2020, Ericsson ‘s global chief technology officer Erik Ekudden tells ET in an interview. Edited excerpts: In India, there have been talks that 3G might not sustain for a longer period… Technologies will over time be replaced; meaning that 2G moves from 3G to 4G to 5G. Our own predictions show that 2G is globally on the rapid […]