Weekly Tech News Headlines – Jan 02 2021

PS5 Indian Launch set for Feb 2, pre-orders starts Jan 12Sony’s next generation PlayStation 5 gaming console which was already launched last year on November 12 (US, Canada, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Australia and New Zealand) and November 19 (Rest of the world excluding India), is finally ready to get sold into Indian market. Sony has already sold more than 3.4 millions units of PS5 in its first month of launch. However PS5 launch in India was mostly delayed due to stock issues. So if you are a fan of console gaming, you can now pre-order PS5 from January 12th from…
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Independence Day offer: New buyers of Jio 4G WiFi to get 5 months of free data and calls

 Jio has announced a special offer on the occasion of Independence Day in India. Customers purchasing the JioFi 4G wireless hotspot device will now get 5 months of free data and calls.JioFi hotspot is available to purchase for Reliance Digital stores, Jio Website or leading online stores at Rs 1,999. After the purchase, users need to activate the Jio SIM card to avail the offer. New Jio SIM card can be purchased separately at Rs 99.Post Purchase of the JioFi device along with a Jio SIM, the customer can choose any one of the three JioFi plans (chargeable), as part…
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Jio launched JioMeet: Locking horns with Zoom, GoogleMeet

Jio backed by India’s richest man, Mukesh Ambani is ready to enter the Video Conferencing business. On 2nd July evening, JioMeet was formally launched that looked pretty much similar to Zoom platform.JioMeet offers unlimited number of free calls in high definition (720p) to users and supports as many as 100 participants on a call. But interestingly, it appears to not impose a short time limit on a call’s duration. Jio Platforms says a free call can be uninterrupted for “up to 24 hours” long. The service currently has no paid plans and it’s unclear if Jio Platforms, which has a…
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