Reliance Jio SIM Available to Everyone From September 5, Free to Use Till December 31

Reliance Jio, the telecom offering from Mukesh Ambani, will offer the world’s cheapest data, said the 59-year-old billionaire, disclosing the long-awaited prices of what’s being set up as the country’s largest 4G network.

Ambani said that Jio not charge users at all for voice calls, including long-distance within India. But the big disruptor is the price of data- just Rs 50 per gigabyte, a fifth of what mobile phone users have been paying so far.

For customers who use more than 75GB, the price will slide further to Rs 25 per GB. This, Ambani, said, take India from “Gandhigiri to data-giri.”

That has led to formal complaints including to the Prime Minister’s Office from competitors like Bharti Airtel, who allege that Reliance has used valuable 4G or fourth-generation airwaves at no cost, offering customers full-blown services for free, while gypping the government of revenue and stealing customers from other carriers.

Reliance has denied any wrongdoing and countered that competitors are cartelizing to make it difficult for Jio users to connect easily with other networks.

Worried about the impact of Jio, Bharti Airtel this week cut its 3G/4G data tariffs on prepaid connections by more than 40 percent, after halving them a month ago.

Ambani is betting at least $20 billion on building, from scratch, a national digital empire stretching from phones and hardware to home entertainment and custom-made apps. Jio is unlikely to contribute significantly to Reliance profits anytime soon, but is hugely significant for its future. Reliance says its oil business is pumping out cash, and any investment in Jio has to be ambitious.

Two-thirds of India's 1.3 billion population are not online, and Jio hopes to capture 100 million users - nearly half of India's current smartphone users - within a year of launch.
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19 comments:

paul rajan said...

My jio sim preview offer code expired what can I do? Plz help

shiva reddy padamati said...

Lenovo k3 note mobile has 4g but jio sim not working wat can I do

MVD Prashanth said...

Does it support for letv 1s mobile also..?
Reply...

Najeeb Pasha said...

lenovo k5 plus is 4g but jio not supported what to do

Najeeb Pasha said...

lenovo k5 plus is 4g but jio not supported what to do

Shaique Rizwan said...

For the current users I don't think they said anything.
I suggest you to better get a new Sim after 5th September.

Shaique Rizwan said...

Simply download the Jio Join App because Jio sim will surely work in any 4G phone data can be used but calling can't be done. For it you need to download Jio Join App and use it for calling.

Shaique Rizwan said...

Yes brother Jio SIM supports all 4G phones but calling can't be done. For calling you just simply download an App called Jio Join from playstore for calls.

Shaique Rizwan said...

Simply download the Jio Join App because Jio sim will surely work in any 4G phone. Data can be used but calling can't be done. For it you need to download Jio Join App and use it for calling.

Shaique Rizwan said...

If you are an existing Jio Preview Offer customer, you will be automatically migrated to the Free Welcome Offer on 05th Sept, 2016. As a part of this Offer, you will continue to enjoy unlimited HD voice & video calling, unlimited SMS, high-speed data and access to a host of Jio premium apps till 31st Dec, 2016.

Anonymous said...

is jio sim available for redmi 3s prime

Shaique Rizwan said...

Jio will be available for all 4G devices from 5th Spetember including Redmi 3S Prime as well.

Unknown said...

Le 1s in not supported jio sim plzzzzz give me solution

Shaique Rizwan said...

Le1s is only supported data of Jio and that's only on 4G network. And next for calls you need to download Jio Join App and from it you can start calling.
Hope the question solved...

sonu gudasher said...

Ive coolpad note 3 lite but bar code is note generating ,,,there is no get jio sim option ,,,,, what I do nw

Shaique Rizwan said...

Just update the app if after that also its not coming. Then simply go to the store and ask them to generate it for you.

paul rajan said...

Will I get only 4 GB per day through the welcome offer (which means no unlimited 4g)

Shaique Rizwan said...

Yes 4GB per day will be on high-speed after that speed will be throttled to around 100-125kbps that means no unlimited.

Jagadish GS said...

Am using lenovo vibe x3..jio sim was activated 2 days before only& it is showing 4G symbol also but internet is not working,they sent one sms to change tht APN settings,according to tht I changed my APN settings but still am facing same problem.....can anyone pls help me in this regard

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