Ads by Airtel as India’s fastest network misleading: Reliance Jio to ASCI

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Update: Ookla in an official statement said that it fully stands behind Airtel being named “India’s Fastest Mobile Network”

Airtel was declared as India’s fastest mobile network by Ookla last month. Now Reliance Jio has approached Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) against Airtel saying that the claim of Airtel as India’s fastest network is false, misleading and incorrect. It said that Ookla represented to RJIL that RJIL’s network was the fastest in Q2 and Q3 of 2016. Continue reading “Ads by Airtel as India’s fastest network misleading: Reliance Jio to ASCI”

TDSAT asks TRAI to re-examine Reliance Jio’s free offers

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The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) in an order today has asked the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to re-examine issues relating to the approval granted to the operator to continue with the freebies and apprise it of the “outcome and findings of the examination” within two weeks.

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Google, Reliance Jio to reportedly launch affordable 4G phone by end of 2017

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Google and Reliance Jio are teaming up to launch an affordable 4G phone, according to a latest report from Hindu Business Line. The phone will work exclusively on the Reliance Jio’s 4G network and is expected to be launched by the end of this year.
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Reliance Jio teams up with TeamF1 to launch fixed line digital services

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Reliance Jio has partnered with TeamF1, a subsidiary of D-Link to launch fixed-line digital services with the help of a home gateway solution. The partnership will help Jio offer “connected-home” experience for Media, Television (IPTV, STB), Telephone (VoIP), Gaming, and Internet. Continue reading “Reliance Jio teams up with TeamF1 to launch fixed line digital services”

How to get Jio Prime membership offer

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Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director, Mukesh Ambani recently announced that Jio had crossed 100 million customers and launched Jio Prime membership. Jio Prime is basically an annual membership scheme for Jio users, which will enable them to enjoy a host of services for a nominal charge of INR 99 per year. Continue reading “How to get Jio Prime membership offer”

Reliance Jio Prime plans – Unlimited plans start at Rs. 303, 1GB data pack at Rs. 51, 5GB pack at Rs. 201 and more

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Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries at an event last month launched Reliance Jio Prime membership at a one-time payment of Rs. 99 for a year. As promised, the company has started activation of the Prime membership through MyJio app, Jio.com and retail store from today, 1st March, which will last till 31st March. Continue reading “Reliance Jio Prime plans — Unlimited plans start at Rs. 303, 1GB data pack at Rs. 51, 5GB pack at Rs. 201 and more”

Samsung, Reliance Jio to expand LTE services in India covering over 90% population

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Samsung at its joint event with Jio at the MWC 2017 in Barcelona today announced I&G (Infill & Growth) Project for Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd in India. This is aimed at upgrading current LTE mobile communication services across India by expanding both the current network capacity as well as network coverage.

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Reliance Jio clocks 100 million customers, introduces Jio prime membership for Rs. 99 for 1 year

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Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries at the company’s special event today announced that Reliance Jio has crossed 100 million customers in 170 days of launch, adding 7 customers every second on average. It has 60,000 Jio employees and over 10 lakh Jio retail partners. Continue reading “Reliance Jio clocks 100 million customers, introduces Jio prime membership for Rs. 99 for 1 year”

Uber partners with Reliance Jio, starts rolling out JioMoney payment option

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Uber and Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. today have announced a strategic partnership. As a part of the partnership, Jio and Uber will work together and explore various opportunities to progressively enrich and enhance the Digital Life experience of their users through complementary programmes. Continue reading “Uber partners with Reliance Jio, starts rolling out JioMoney payment option”

Reliance Jio beat its own customer base target: Mukesh Ambani

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Reliance Jio Infocomm, a subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) officially launched for all on September 5th, 2016. In October the company announced that it signed record 16 million new subscribers in 26 days of its commercial operations, later in November the company said that it has added 50 million subscribers in 83 days. It clocked 72.4 million subscribers as of December 31, 2016.
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Reliance Jio has second largest user base with 23% market share: Truecaller study

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Reliance Jio is the second largest telecom player in India, according to a latest Truecaller Insight. The newest entry in the telecom sector responsible for the disruption has a 23% market share. Continue reading “Reliance Jio has second largest user base with 23% market share: Truecaller study”

Love is in the air for Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone and Idea this Valentine’s Day

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Most of the people around the world are celebrating Valentine’s Day and so are the biggest telecoms companies India. Reliance Jio has been engaging in tussle with Airtel and Vodafone for some time now however, the company decided to blend in the Valentine’s Day fervor by wishing its rivals.
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Reliance Jio and Samsung announce joint event on February 28 at MWC 2017

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Reliance Jio and Samsung today announced a joint press conference at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Barcelona on February 28th. This event is to foster engagement and participation among industry leaders, governments and communities by discussing Jio’s successful 4G LTE business and how it has transformed the everyday lives of Indians, said Samsung. Continue reading “Reliance Jio and Samsung announce joint event on February 28 at MWC 2017”

Reliance Jio offers JioNet high speed Wi-Fi at Uppal Stadium for India-Bangladesh test match

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Reliance Jio is now offering its high-speed Internet service for the ongoing India-Bangladesh test match till February 13th. Continue reading “Reliance Jio offers JioNet high speed Wi-Fi at Uppal Stadium for India-Bangladesh test match”

JioMusic and JioCinema apps get option to schedule downloads at night at zero data charges

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Reliance Jio has finally added new smart download option to its JioMusic and JioCinema that lets you schedule movie or music downloads during Jio Happy hours (2AM to 5 AM) when no data charges apply. Continue reading “JioMusic and JioCinema apps get option to schedule downloads at night at zero data charges”