The much awaited Reliance Jio has finally come up with its most competitive tariff plans that would entice every kind of users; whether prepaid or postpaid.
It has launched commercially on 5th of September 2016. It entices the new customers with unlimited usage till 31st of December 2016.
The tariff starts from Rs. 50 for 1 GB of data. Customers do not have to opt from hundreds of plans, presently available.
Instead, they need to choose from only 10 tariff plans that range between Rs 19 for a day to Rs 5000 a month.
In addition to the above, all users will get ‘free’, a number of other facilities such as voice calls, SMS messages and national roaming charges.
You can also get access to apps suite of Jio that includes Beats, On Demand, Drive, Mags, Xpress News, Security, Play and Money.
However, subscription to these app is free. You need to pay for the data consumed for these apps.
Reliance Jio 4G Prepaid and Postpaid Plans at a Glance
The 4G data tariff plans covers International Tariff Plans, SMS plans and Top-up plans such as Postpaid and prepaid plans, Wi-Fi plans, Broadband and many more.
The Jio Tariff plans range from Rs. 19 to Rs. 4999. There is yet additional facilities for the students. They get an additional 25% data on Jio Main Tariff.
The data tariff rates are the lowest, anywhere in the world; just Rs 50 per GB, which is 1/10 for the current market rate.
All 10 Tariff Chart
|Rs. 19||100 MB||Unlimited 4G at Night, 100 SMS; 200 MB Hotspot||1 Day|
|129||750 MB||Unlimited SMS, 4G Night Data; 1.5 GB Hotspot||7 Days|
|299||2 GB||Unlimited SMS, 4GB Hotspot, 4G Night Data||21 Days|
|149||0.3GB||Up to 100 SMS||28 Days|
|499||4 GB||Unlimited 4G at night and SMS. 8GB Jio Net Wi-Fi||28 days|
|999||10 GB||Unlimited 4G at night & SMS, 20 GB Jio Net||28 Days|
|1499||20 GB||Unlimited 4G at night & SMS; 40GB Jio Net||28 days|
|2499||35 GB||Unlimited 4G at night & SMS; 70 GB Jio Net||28 Days|
|3999||60 GB||Unlimited 4G at night & SMS, 120 GB Jio Net||28 Days|
|4999||75 GB||Unlimited 4G at night, 150 GB Jio Net||28 Days|
For Unlimited Data at night; from 2 AM to 5 AM, the prepaid package with denomination of Rs 19, Rs 129 and Rs 299 will not be available as a first recharge by the new subscribers.
Moreover, the free privileges remaining unutilized will be forfeited at the end of validity period.
Top-up Plans for Prepaid Users
|MRP||Talk Time||Processing Fee in Rs||Taxes Rs|
There is no restriction on the validity on the Top-up Vouchers. The above top up vouchers will be available with effect from 1s January 2017.
Availability of SIM Cards
Jio SIM Cards will be available which will be based on Aadhaar signup. The SIM card can be activated in less than 15 minutes. Reliance will not follow the prevalent practice of blackout days, as adopted by the industry.
Local & National call 2 P/ sec
- Data: 5 Paise per 10 KB
- Video Call: 5 Paise per second
- Local & National: Re 1 per SMS
- International SMS: Re 5 per SMS
- Incoming Call: 45 paise per minute
- Outgoing Local 80 paise per minute
- Local SMS: 25 paise per SMS
- National SMS: 38 paise per SMS
- International SMS: Rs 5 per SMS
All the rates above are tentative only.
Jio Tariff Plans for Postpaid Customers
The following are tariff plans announced by Reliance Jio for postpaid. But since only the preview offer is rolling, this will not be applicable now.
You can find more details on prepaid & postpaid plans on the official website of reliance Jio.
Customer Care Toll Free Number
In case of any complaints or issues, call to the following Toll free numbers
- General Information about Reliance Jio: 199
- Customer Care number: 198
- Call from other mobile network: 1800-88-999
- E-mail ID firstname.lastname@example.org
- Jio website: http://www.jio.com
Address: Company Secretary & Compliance Officer, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd, 9th Floor, Market Chambers IV; 222- Nariman Point, Mumbai: 400021, Maharashtra
300 Minutes 4G Calling at Re 1 only
By recharging for Re 1, you can get 300 minutes of app to app calling. This facility has a validity of 30 days which means, you can get 10 minutes per day. Such apps calling could be used for apps such as Skype, Duo, FB calling and other apps.
The 4G/ LTE Data Recharge
|72||210 MB||7 Days|
|141||425 MB||14 Days|
|196||600 MB||21 Days|
|265||1 GB||28 Days|
|449||1 GB||28 Days|
|697||3 GB||28 Days|
|1097||5 GB||28 Days|
|1459||7 GB||28 Days|
|1855||10 GB||28 Days|
For Reliance CDMA Customer
If you are already a user of Reliance CDMA, you can get the same upgraded to Reliance 4G by obtaining a Reliance 4G SIM, free of charges, from your nearest Reliance Service provider. You can then get 100 minutes talk time, 1GB 3G data and 10 GB 4G with a validity of one month.
You can get speed up to 30 MBPS that will enable you to download a movie in just 1 to 2 minutes. The download speed will be 2-3 Mbps.
Reliance Jio is slated to disprove the general notion that cheaper goods or services are generally of lower quality. The coming time will say that what Reliance Jio promises, it gives the same to the customers.