Jio Recharge Plan and Offers 2022

Reliance Jio revolutionized the Indian telecom industry in 2016 with its affordable recharge plans for prepaid and postpaid, taking on its rivals like Airtel and Vi. Fast-forward to 2022, the company has introduced numerous plans, with various benefits. Continue reading “Jio Recharge Plan and Offers 2022”

JioPhone Next: Exchange old 4G phone for Rs. 2000 discount

The JioPhone Next was launched in October 2021, with a price tag of Rs.6,499. Jio is now offering a Rs. 2000 discount for those exchanging any working 4G Android phone. With this offer, you can get the phone for Rs.4,499, which is a great deal considering the features it offers for the price. Continue reading “JioPhone Next: Exchange old 4G phone for Rs. 2000 discount”

Reliance Jio trials 5G VoNR with 5G core using 4G VoLTE

Reliance Jio is now trialing interoperability among 4G VoLTE as well as 5G VoNR, following the demonstration of some use cases driven by 5th trial airwaves. Jio will endeavor to meet both consumer and business needs. According to an ET Telecom article, the carrier is already seeking to offer 5G as a service to enterprises. Continue reading “Reliance Jio trials 5G VoNR with 5G core using 4G VoLTE”

Jio launches new prepaid plans with 3 months Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription, bundled data starting at Rs. 151

Reliance Jio has launched new pre-paid plans that offer 3 months Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription. The company launched plans with 1-year Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription last year. The Rs. 151 plan only offers data, and the other plans offer bundled data, unlimited voice calling, SMS (100 / day) as well as access to Jio apps. Continue reading “Jio launches new prepaid plans with 3 months Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription, bundled data starting at Rs. 151”

JioFiber Entertainment Bonanza plans launched

Reliance Jio today introduced a new JioFiber plan called the ‘Entertainment Bonanza,’ which allows new subscribers to obtain an Internet Box (Gateway Router), Set Top Box, and Installation valued about Rs 10,000+ for free. Furthermore, for an additional Rs. 100 or Rs. 200 a month, consumers can now access entertainment content of their choice via a collection of up to 14 OTT apps. Continue reading “JioFiber Entertainment Bonanza plans launched”

Jio-bp and TVS partner for public EV charging infrastructure

Jio-bp, an an Indian fuels and mobility joint venture between Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and bp in partnership with TVS Motor Company has announced that they are working to create robust public EV charging infrastructure for electric two-wheelers and three-wheelers in the country that will be built on Jio-bp’s network. Continue reading “Jio-bp and TVS partner for public EV charging infrastructure”

Jio launches new prepaid plans with 1 year Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription, bundled data

Reliance Jio has launched new pre-paid plans that offer a 1-year Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription worth Rs. 1499. These come after the launch of bundled plans with 1-year Disney+ Hotstar Mobile subscription last year. Continue reading “Jio launches new prepaid plans with 1 year Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription, bundled data”

Reliance Jio’s multi-terabit IAX undersea cable system to land in Maldives

Reliance Jio today announced that it will land the next generation multi-terabit India-Asia-Xpress (IAX) undersea cable system in Hulhumale, Maldives that will connect Hulhumale directly with World’s major internet hubs in India and Singapore. Continue reading “Reliance Jio’s multi-terabit IAX undersea cable system to land in Maldives”

Jio to invest $200 million in Glance; JioPhone Next to get Glance lock screen

Glance today announced that it will US$200 million from Jio Platforms Limited in its Series D round of funding. Jio’s investment is aimed at accelerating Glance’s launch in several key international markets outside of Asia such as the USA, Brazil, Mexico and Russia, said Glance. Continue reading “Jio to invest $200 million in Glance; JioPhone Next to get Glance lock screen”

OPPO partners with Jio to conduct 5G trials on Reno 7 Series

During the budget 2022-23 session earlier this month, the government confirmed that 5G spectrum auction will take place in India this year, and the roll-out will happen in 2022-23 period. Several smartphone manufactures have been testing 5G on their smartphones in partnership with telecom players.

OPPO has announced that it has conducted a 5G standalone and non-standalone network trial in collaboration with Jio utilizing the allocated mid-band trial spectrum. Continue reading “OPPO partners with Jio to conduct 5G trials on Reno 7 Series”

Infinix partners with Jio to conduct 5G trials for ZERO 5G ahead of India launch on Feb 14

Infinix already confirmed that launch of ZERO 5G, the company’s first 5G smartphone in India on February 14th, and it was introduced for global markets earlier this week. Today, it has announced that it has partnered with Jio to conduct 5G trails for the phone. As a part of the virtual lab trial, the device was thoroughly tested through various scenarios to verify its capability and performance for delivering enhanced 5G end-user experiences, said the company. Continue reading “Infinix partners with Jio to conduct 5G trials for ZERO 5G ahead of India launch on Feb 14”

Jio invests $15 million to buy 25% stake in US-based AI start-up TWO

Jio Platforms just announced an investment of US$ 15 million in Two Platforms Inc. (TWO), a Silicon Valley based deep tech startup
founded by Pranav Mistry, for a 25% equity stake on a fully diluted basis. Continue reading “Jio invests $15 million to buy 25% stake in US-based AI start-up TWO”

Reliance Jio hikes prepaid tariffs by up to 21%; plans now start from Rs. 91

After Airtel and Vodafone Idea’s announcement in the past one week, Reliance Jio has also revised its  tariff plans for prepaid users in India. However, Jio’s plans are still cheaper than Vi and Airtel. The base plan for JioPhone users now start at Rs. 91, a 21.3% hike, and the other plans have seen a hike of about 20%. Continue reading “Reliance Jio hikes prepaid tariffs by up to 21%; plans now start from Rs. 91”

Jio and MediaTek announce Gaming Masters 2.0 BGMI esports event with Rs. 12.5 lakhs prize pool

Reliance Jio has partnered with MediaTek to launch the ‘Gaming Masters 2,0’ e-sports tournament in India. The tournament, which will be open to all players in India, will be played on the latest Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) game, and has a total prize pool of Rs. 12.5 lakhs. Continue reading “Jio and MediaTek announce Gaming Masters 2.0 BGMI esports event with Rs. 12.5 lakhs prize pool”

JioPhone Next Unboxing and First Impressions

Reliance Jio launched its first smartphone – JioPhone Next last week after a slight delay due to chip shortage. The phone runs Android 11 Go Edition with Pragati OS on top. It has a 5.45-inch HD+ screen, is powered by quad-core Snapdragon 215 SoC with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. Here we have the first impressions of the phone. Continue reading “JioPhone Next Unboxing and First Impressions”