Reliance Jio or Jio is an Indian mobile network operator. The national LTE network is what it operates covering all telecom circles. The Beta launch took place in December 2015 and it was commercially launched in September 2016. Jio is working with BSNL and Samsung to enhance its speed and quality. December 2015
01 Jun 2020
Why WeTransfer is not working in India?
WeTransfer appears to have hit a roadblock in India.
16 May 2020
OPPO K3 gets Android 10-based ColorOS 7 update in India
OPPO has started releasing the latest Android 10-based ColorOS 7 update for its K3 smartphone in India and other regions.
14 May 2020
OnePlus 8, Pro to go on sale starting May 29
OnePlus's newly-launched flagship devices, the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro, will go on sale in India on May 29 across all channels.
04 May 2020
Jio Platforms gets Rs. 5,655 crore investment from Silver Lake
Jio Platforms, the entity housing telecom and digital businesses of Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries, has picked up Rs. 5,655 crore ($747 million) in investment from US-based private equity firm Silver Lake.
03 May 2020
#LeakAlert: Data from Jio's COVID-19 symptom checker exposed online
Soon after the COVID-19 outbreak, technology companies around the world began launching triage tools to help their customers check themselves for coronavirus.
16 Apr 2020
Reliance and Facebook could team up for WeChat-like "super app"
Social media giant Facebook and Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) could soon team up for a WeChat-like "super app".
12 Apr 2020
Amid increased strain, Reliance Jio increases JioFiber network capacity
Reliance Jio has increased the network capacity of its JioFiber fiber-to-the-home broadband service in the Delhi/NCR region. The move aims to cope up with increased data usage during the lockdown period and provide reliable connectivity to all its users in the region.
06 Apr 2020
After Jio, Airtel and Vodafone introduce ATM recharge facility
Following in the footsteps of Reliance Jio, Airtel and Vodafone have introduced a new facility that allows prepaid subscribers to recharge their mobile numbers at a nearby bank ATM.
02 Apr 2020
Amid lockdown, JioPhone users get validity extension, free calling minutes
Reliance Jio is pulling out all the stops to help its customers amid the ongoing 21-day lockdown imposed in India to contain the coronavirus.
31 Mar 2020
#Lockdown: Jio to offer free broadband service for 30 days
Last week we reported that Reliance Jio is planning to offer a free 10Mbps broadband connection to new users as part of its #CoronaHaaregaIndiaJeetega initiative. And now, more details about the scheme have come to light.
30 Mar 2020
Now, you can recharge your Jio number from bank ATMs
Reliance Jio has announced that its subscribers can now recharge their prepaid numbers at a nearby bank ATM. The move aims to provide an alternative recharge method for all users, especially to those who cannot do online recharges.
30 Mar 2020
Reliance Jio offering free Rs. 498 recharge is fake news
A fake WhatsApp forward, in the name of Reliance Jio, is trying to scam customers by promising to offer a free recharge worth Rs. 498.
29 Mar 2020
#WeeklyRecap: 5-minute COVID-19 test, MyJio's screening, WhatsApp's rumor-checker, et al
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep across different parts of the world, the tech industry is innovating to help the public in every way possible.
27 Mar 2020
MyJio can tell if you're at risk of coronavirus disease
As the number of coronavirus cases continues to increase in India, Reliance Jio is doing its bit to help people screen themselves for the disease.
26 Mar 2020
Facebook likely to acquire 10% stake in Reliance Jio
After Meesho and Unacademy, Facebook is looking to invest in Reliance Jio to make another big move in the Indian market.
25 Mar 2020
JioFiber to offer free broadband connections to new users
As part of Reliance's #CoronaHaaregaIndiaJeetega initiative, JioFiber has announced that it will offer free broadband connectivity to new users where its services are active. However, it will be a basic connection, providing a speed of up to 10Mbps.
21 Mar 2020
Jio 4G data packs now offer double data, calling minutes
Reliance Jio has upgraded almost all the 4G data vouchers to offer its prepaid subscribers more bundled benefits.
09 Mar 2020
Reliance Jio launches Rs. 4,999 annual prepaid plan
Just days after replacing its Rs. 2,020 annual recharge plan with a Rs. 2,121 pack, Reliance Jio has launched a new Rs. 4,999 yearly prepaid plan in India.
04 Mar 2020
Reliance Jio seeks permission for 5G trials in India: Report
Reliance Jio has sought permission from the government to begin 5G trials in India, becoming the first telco in the country to initiate such proceedings.
02 Mar 2020
Free calling no excuse for poor service, says TRAI chief
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Chairperson RS Sharma on Sunday said that telecom companies cannot sidestep accountability on poor service quality by citing free voice calls.
01 Mar 2020
These Airtel prepaid recharge plans offer free life insurance cover
Facing stiff competition from Reliance Jio, Airtel has upgraded its prepaid plans to offer more benefits such as truly unlimited calling, more bundled data, and access to a host of content and services.
28 Feb 2020
OPPO A31 (2020) launched in India at Rs. 11,500
Chinese tech giant OPPO has launched the wallet-friendly A31 (2020) smartphone in India.
25 Feb 2020
iQoo 3, with Snapdragon 865 chipset and 5G connectivity, launched
Vivo's spin-off brand iQoo has debuted in India with its flagship 5G-ready iQoo 3 smartphone.
24 Feb 2020
Reliance Jio launches Rs. 49, 69 plans for JioPhone users
Reliance Jio has updated its catalog of prepaid plans to introduce a couple of new packs for JioPhone users.
23 Feb 2020
OPPO A31 to be launched in India next week: Report
OPPO A31, the mid-range smartphone which was launched in Indonesia a few day back, is all set to hit the Indian shelves next week, according to 91Mobiles.
21 Feb 2020
Jio replaces Rs. 2,020 annual plan with Rs. 2,121 pack
Reliance Jio has discontinued the Rs. 2,020 prepaid plan in India, replacing the annual pack with a Rs. 2,121 recharge option.
18 Feb 2020
Jio, Airtel and Vodafone: Best prepaid plans for hardcore callers
All leading telecom operators in India have updated their catalog of prepaid services to generate more revenue. The modified plans are estimated to be costlier by up to 47% and in some cases, they come with fewer freebies than before.
14 Feb 2020
Is there no law in country: SC asks telecom companies
The Supreme Court was mighty furious on Friday and issued show-cause notices to telecom companies over their failure to clear Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues.
12 Feb 2020
Realme C3 to go on its first sale on February-14
The wallet-friendly Realme C3 smartphone, which went official in India last week, is all set to go on its first sale.
12 Feb 2020
These Reliance Jio prepaid plans offer 1.5GB data per day
We know Reliance Jio has revised its prepaid plans and services in India to offer added benefits like free off-net calling minutes. Recently, we covered all the 2GB daily data packs offered by the telco to help you pick the right one for your budget.
09 Feb 2020
#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Auto Expo EVs, POCO X2 launch, Facebook hacked, more
This week, some major developments were noted in the world of tech, thanks to Auto Expo 2020 and the beautiful display of electric cars put up there.
07 Feb 2020
Reliance Jio's prepaid plans that offer 2GB data per day
Over the past few weeks, all telecom operators have updated their prepaid services in India.
06 Feb 2020
Auto Expo 2020: Jio's connected car tech takes center stage
As Indians are witnessing mind-boggling cars in the ongoing Auto Expo 2020, the biggest motor show of the country, telecom giant Reliance Jio grabbed eyeballs with a completely different thing - a connected car system.
06 Feb 2020
Here's how to use Google's new Mobile Recharge service
Google has launched a new service in India that helps you easily find, compare, and even recharge your prepaid account using Google Search.
04 Feb 2020
Here's how Reliance Jio customers can avoid paying IUC
Last October, Reliance Jio started charging its customers 6 paise per minute as Interconnect Usage Charge (IUC) for all outgoing voice calls made to non-Jio mobile numbers.
03 Feb 2020
JioFiber users can make TV video calls with this camera
Reliance Jio has launched a new JioTVCamera in India for Jio Fiber customers, allowing them to enable video calling on their televisions via the Jio Fiber set-top box.
02 Feb 2020
Airtel discontinues free Netflix benefit from broadband and postpaid plans
Following the disruption caused by Reliance Jio, Airtel had upgraded its plans to offer freebies like Amazon Prime membership and Netflix subscription.
01 Feb 2020
Heavy internet user? This telco offers unlimited daily data benefit
Reliance Jio, Airtel, and Vodafone-Idea offer some of the most attractive plans and benefits for prepaid users with daily data benefit ranging up to 3GB per day.
28 Jan 2020
Airtel, Jio, Vodafone: All prepaid plans that offer 2GB data/day
Airtel, Reliance Jio, and Vodafone have revised their catalog of prepaid services in India. The new plans, estimated to be costlier by up to 47%, come with updated benefits and changed price denominations which has led to some confusion among subscribers.
27 Jan 2020
Jio, Snapchat launch creative video challenge: How to participate
Reliance Jio and Snapchat have partnered to launch a new creative challenge called Jio's Got Talent where Snapchatters can showcase their talent and win exciting prizes.