Jio discontinues Rs. 39, Rs. 69 packages ahead of Jio Phone next release

Reliance Jio discontinued two affordable prepaid plans aimed at Jio Phone users prior to the launch of Jio Phone Next. As of this writing, these plans were no longer on Jio’s website. The two discontinued plans cost Rs. 39 and Rs. 69. These two prepaid packages are no longer listed on the website or even … Read more

India’s Cabinet said it did not accept the proposed telecom financial relief measures

India’s federal cabinet did not accept proposals on Wednesday to provide financial relief to the country’s telecommunications sector, which is struggling with cash, a government source said. The cabinet was expected to make a decision on the so-called aid package for the telecommunications industry, which would have helped all wireless operators, but especially the battered … Read more

Jio Fiber Postpaid Gets New Quarterly Broadband Plans Starting at Rs. 2,097

Jio Fiber has expanded its broadband portfolio by adding quarterly plans, as well as semiannual and annual offers for its postpaid customers. The launch comes a few months after the Internet service provider (ISP) introduced its semiannual and annual postpaid plans. Jio Fiber’s new quarterly postpaid broadband plans start at Rs. 2,097 and rises to … Read more

Next Jio Phone release on September 10th: Everything you need to know

Jio Phone Next is ready to be released in India on September 10th, or Ganesh Chaturthi. The phone was announced at the 44th Reliance Industries AGM in June. It was positioned as the ultra affordable 4G smartphone that was co-developed by Reliance Jio and Google. Jio Phone Next’s prices and specs have yet to be … Read more

TRAI orders non-discrimination in MNP offers, asks telecommunications companies not to introduce differential rates

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued a new order urging telecom operators to stop offering differential tariffs through mobile number portability (MNP) offerings. This is apparently done to “induce competitors’ network turnover” and TRAI says it has received complaints from many telecommunications service providers (TSPs) against each other. Telecommunications companies claim that … Read more

JioPhone Next can spark a worldwide credit revolution with its low price

A smartphone believed to be priced below $50 (about Rs. 3,650), probably the cheapest in the world, will go on sale within a week. If Mukesh Ambani’s JioPhone Next, an Android device customized for India by Alphabet’s Google, is a hit in the price-conscious market, it will solve one problem for banks while presenting another. … Read more

Jio launches new 1-year prepaid plans for Disney + Hotstar Mobile

Reliance Jio on Tuesday updated its prepaid recharge portfolio with a year of Disney + Hotstar Mobile service that Disney + Hotstar announced last month. The new Jio prepaid plans come in the existing price range between Rs. 499 and Rs. 2,599. The plans have a range of expiration options and include high-speed data access … Read more

How to activate your Jio eSIM

Jio is one of the biggest telecom operators in India. It offers a variety of plans for prepaid and postpaid users. You can easily get a Jio SIM and activate its number to start using its services. Jio not only offers physical SIM cards, but also offers the eSIM or Embedded Subscriber Identity Module for … Read more

JioPhone’s upcoming pre-booking in India to go live next week: Report

JioPhone Next’s pre-booking in India will start next week, according to a report. The next smartphone was jointly developed by Reliance Jio and Google and is expected to be an ultra-affordable option for the masses. It was unveiled by the telecommunications giant at Reliance Industries’ Annual General Meeting (AGM) in June and is expected to … Read more

Reliance Jio adds 5.47 million subscribers in June, Vi loses 4.28 million: TRAI

Reliance Jio added more than 5.47 million subscribers in June, while Vodafone Idea lost more than 4.28 million subscribers in the same month, suggests the latest report from the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). Airtel gained more than 3.81 million subscribers, ending its losing streak. In May, Airtel lost more than 4.6 million subscribers. … Read more