"They could take the device and bundle it with data and content", Miguel Nunes, senior director of product management at Qualcomm Technologies, told ET. If reports are to be believed, one can say that there's a huge possibility of Jio entering the laptop market in India.
The laptop is Jio's next big move to capture the Indian market and increase its average revenue per user (ARPU). Reliance Jio hasn't made any official announcement on this. For Always Connected PCs, Microsoft has even tweaked its Windows 10 operating system that offers same basic functionality but runs major applications in emulator mode.More news: Broad City to end after season 5
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio is reportedly making a new technology Jio laptop with SIM card and 4G feature.
HP, ASUS and Lenovo have already partnered with it for the 'Always Connected PC'. This has been an age-old problem for the telecom providers in India. If this comes out to be true then Jio laptops will connect to the Internet automatically when switched on without the need of manual Wi-Fi or LAN connection. For those unaware, Jio already offers multiple devices including JioPhone, JioFi, and Lyf smartphones.More news: 'Jessica Jones' Officially Returning for Season 3
Other benefits include instant boot-up, better privacy, and security through integrated mobile connectivity instead of relying on public Wi-Fi hotspots.
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This can probably be the future of computing as the users could enjoy connectivity in their laptops on the go, without the hassles of mobile tethering and plugging dongles. "It's new for the OEMs, new for the operators, and new for the channel".