Four other key facts that I noticed in the news complemented this report.
- Handset costs to fall to $150-200 range, with low-end sub-$100 3G handsets available within a couple of years
- India to have 21.3 m 3G users by 2010 as stated in the above report.
- Special 3G content to be available. Doordarshan will be one of the first to offer three of its channels on all 3G mobile phones globally from April-end. namely DD National, DD Bharati and DD News. More multimedia companies to follow suit.
- South Korea, Japan, the leading players in 3G, ready to help plug India into 3G mobile tech