India is preparing to embrace the 5G technology. It is noted that the next-generation cellular network will open new opportunities in public safety and businesses and will also have a major impact on online gaming.
Tech experts feel that 5G might lead to a major shift on the types of video games being played.
Prabhu Ram, Head, Industry Intelligence Group (IIG), CMR said, "With the multi-faceted transformation power of 5G, the future of multi-player gaming will witness a turbo-boost."
He added "The high-speeds, ultra-high bandwidth and ultra-low latency of mmWave5G will enable the creation of truly disruptive, richer and inherently more immersive gaming experiences that support realistic life-like graphics."
He also said that the 5G will enable gamers to start cloud gaming and will also enjoy premium gaming experiences anytime, anywhere on their smart personal devices without any need for investing in gaming hardware.
The Indian online gaming market is currently growing rapidly with more than 300 million gamers in the country.