After the private telecom companies like Airtel, Idea and Vodafone, it seems like BSNL has also joined the race against Jio. According to TelecomTalk, BSNL has also brought in its budget plan with unlimited calls and excessive amount of 4G data. This could essentially be a step to compete against the Reliance Jio Prime membership plan and various budget plans from other companies.
BSNL in December last year launched two plans worth Rs. 99 (prices varied with respect to the [...]
No sooner did Reliance Jio entered the market, it became an alarming eye opener for its competitors in the telecom sector. The big guns like Airtel, Idea and Vodafone had no other option but to come up with new attractive schemes in order to compensate with the hole in their pockets given by Jio. Along with the free voice call and sms provisions , it is the revised 3G/4G data benefits that seem to hold the centre stage now. After the announcement of new Reliance Jio prime membership [...]
Reliance Jio seems all ready to disrupt the mobile industry by launching 4G VoLTE enabled feature phones priced at around Rs. 1299 only. The first leaked image of the Reliance Jio’s feature phone has been spotted by fonearena, which shows the phone with shortcut buttons.
As you can see in the leaked image, the feature phone comes with 4 shortcut keys for MyJio, JioTV, JioCinema and JioMusic below the display. The [...]
Reliance Jio has launched its own e-commerce store on its website to sell smartphones and accessories. Earlier, the LYF smartphones and accessories were sold through Retail Digital website.
To access the store you need to head towards devices tab on the Jio’s website. Currently, it is selling LYF Water 11, Water 8 and Earth 1 smartphones and JioFi 4G hotspot, but it is expected to sell more devices through the store in the future.
Unlike, the mylyf website it will [...]
As speculated, Reliance Jio has announced the extension of its welcome offer. The new offer has been named as ‘Happy New Year’ offer, under which every new Jio user from 4th December will get free voice call, data and messages till 31st March 2017.
Existing customers should note that they need not buy a new Jio sim, as they will be automatically signed up for the Happy New Year offer after 31st December 2016. [...]
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio has crossed 50 million subscribers in just 83 days of its commercial operations which began on 5th September, setting a new record in the Indian telecom industry. Reliance Jio has emerged as the largest broadband operator in the country, after launching its full-fledged 4G services.
According to the sources, Reliance Jio has acquired 1,000 customers per minute since September 5 and 6 lakh per [...]
Last week, Reliance Jio announced that its Welcome Offer which offers free unlimited 4G data, voice call and free roaming will end on 3rd December, instead of 31st December following the Trai directives. However, according to some analysts and new reports, Mukesh Ambani led Reliance Jio might extend their free Welcome offer till March 2017.
However, as per Trai rules, a telecom service provider cannot give free services [...]
Reliance Retail has launched its new LYf smartphone in India, called as the ‘LYF F1 Special Edition’. It is a 4G VoLTE smartphone priced at Rs. 13,399 and is available at all the Reliance Digital stores. It also comes with the Reliance Jio Welcome offer, just like other Lyf handsets.
The smartphone sports some smart features such as Smart Ring – which helps locate the smartphone even when it is on silent [...]