Jio's next gift to Indians: Laptops with SIM cards!

Reliance Jio planning to launch always connected PCs with Qualcomm: Report

Reliance Jio planning to launch always connected PCs with Qualcomm: Report

The biggest USP for Jio's laptops could be the inbuilt cellular connectivity, which will help users stay connected on the go without having to constantly look for Wi-Fi hotspots. Notably, Reliance Jio has been steadily expanding its user base and is now sitting on 175 million users in terms of subscribers on its network. Qualcomm is also working to bring in Snapdragon 835-powered laptops which come with cellular connectivity. A senior Qualcomm officer was quoted by ET saying Jio could take the device and bundle it with data and content. Qualcomm is closely associated with Reliance Jio and Retail, for its business of 4G feature phone. Reliance Jio revolutionized the data usage in India with its super aggressive pricing strategy.

Smartron's founder and the CEO, Mahesh Lingareddy said, "Since we already have tbook line of computing products, we are always exploring innovative form factors and devices where we can bring tronX experiences, services, solutions, and support to users".

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Last year, Microsoft launched always-connected PCs from Asus and HP with Snapdragon 835 chipset and Windows 10 under the hood. Well, laptops with built-in cellular connectivity options would actually be appealing to a lot many, because with the current laptops, we have to either plug-in a 3G/4G dongle or connect to a Wi-Fi hotspot to get Internet connectivity on the laptop.

Additionally, service providers like Verizon, Sprint, AT&T and other operators from US, UK, Australia and France are also helping the chipmaker in this project.

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According to Counterpoint market research firm, Always Connected PCs could generate revenue close to $5 million or Rs 30 crore revenue per month, or close to Rs 360 crore per year at a minimum to more than Rs 1000 crore a year for mobile networks in India.

It needs to be seen whether Reliance Jio builds laptops on its own or contracts them to Chinese OEMs like it does for other devices. The company says there is value in this new segment especially for retailers and telecom operators.

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