With 4G network already revolutionized out lives, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi is set to inaugurate a first-of-its-kind 5G radio laboratory on campus.
The new system is likely to reduce effects of exposure and radiation compared to the 3G/4G systems.
The Massive Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) technology lab will be inaugurated on Friday.
As per reports, it has been set up at the Bharti School of Telecommunication Technology and Management in IIT Delhi.
IIT sources said that the 5G base station prototype will be used for developing a complete 5G base station.
It is this development that could very well lead to the manufacturing of 5G base stations in India.
IIT Delhi Director V Ramgopal Rao, a member of the High Level Forum for 5G India 2020, said the institute was committed to contributing towards national goals for establishing India as a major player in 5G technologies.>