Reliance Jio also known as ‘Jio’ & officially as Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (RJIL) is an upcoming provider of digital services, mobile telephony, and broadband services in India. Jio is said to provide 4G services on a pan-India level using LTE technology. Earlier, only Jio employees, their friends, or their relatives could get a Jio connection via an invite system. Recently, an official website has been launched to begin the registrations for network trials.
3 Months Introductory Offer – Jio & LYF Phones:
Reliance Jio begins sale of 4G-enabled Lyf phones and is going to offers free unlimited data for 3 months. In its introductory plan, customers will be able to use 10 GB of data per month at 4G speed, and unlimited browsing after 10GB at a lower speed of 256 kbps.
Services Incorporated in the Preview Offer:
With the beginning of registrations for network trials, the firm has started sending invites to users for the Jio Preview offer to experience life on the digital super highway. Now non-RIL employees can to experience Jio 4G network under Jio Preview offer.
Jio is offering the users unlimited 4G data, voice and SMS along with access to Jio Apps for 90 days. They will be able to avail the offer by purchasing any Lyf-branded smartphone, which starts at Rs. 3,999. (To buy LYF phones browse through the price list of LYF Mobile Phones in India.) The offer includes unlimited access for 90 days to Digital Life package, which offers voice calls, HD video, high speed data, and SMS. Access to 8 premium applications – live TV, movies, TV shows, magazines, newspapers, news, and cloud storage is also included in the offer. Coupons worth Rs. 15,000 in JioMoney are also incorporated.
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To recall, the official registration website had revealed apps from Reliance Jio, namely MyJio, JioChat, JioBeats, JioMags, JioDrive, JioJoin, JioSecurity and many other apps which are available to download via Google Play and App Store.
To get invited, one has to provide name, phone number and email. Once the employee refers, you will receive the invite from Team LYF within 24 hours.
Reliance’s pan India Jio 4G network is already hot on its heels with a total of 7 lakh users.
As per the sources, in terms of the average data used per subscribers – Airtel was at 0.81 GB/subscriber per month. Further, Vodafone was at 0.59 GB / subscriber per month, while Jio was at 18.5 GB per subscriber per month.
Speed Test of Jio’s 4G Network:
Have a look at the screen shot of speedtest. Believe the unbelievable speed offered by Reliance Jio.
Reliance Jio & LYF Smartphones:
LYF also called as ‘life’- also known as Reliance LYF, manufactures 4G-enabled VoLTE Smartphone. LYF is operated along with the parent company’s flagship venture, Jio. On 25 January 2016, the company launched its LYF Smartphone series starting with Water 1. According to data from Counterpoint Research, Lyf cornered a 7% share of the Smartphone market in the first quarter of the year. Three more handsets have been released later, viz – Earth 1, Flame 1 and LYF Water 2. Reliance Jio has introduced entry-level handset LYF Wind 4 as it is gearing up to kick-start 4G services this year.
“Reliance Retail’s handset brand — LYF — has emerged as India’s fifth largest Smartphone player in its first quarter since launch, creating a flutter in the world’s fastest growing Smartphone market which is led by Samsung.” Source: Economic Times
The Wind 6 4G-enabled Smartphone from Reliance Jio’s LYF brand is already on sale, we are eager to have a sneak peak of LYF Water 7 which was launched in June 2016. Check out and compare LYF Mobiles on Pricekart.com to get detailed specs, expert reviews and best phones at lowest prices.
This is just the beginning of a new era in India. If Jio does launch its 4G services at throw away prices, then we are in for a treat.