Reliance Jio is a subsidiary of Jio Platforms. It operates a national LTE network with coverage across all 22 telecom circles. More
Reliance Jio is also introducing ad-blocker by default on JioPages to block unsolicited ads and popups and provide the user with a seamless browsing experience.
The partnership with Qualcomm builds on the commitment by Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani, who announced in July that Jio was developing made-in-India 5G technology, giving the country control over coveted know-how that is the foundation of a digital economy.
Although industry's overall wireless subscribers rose nearly 3.5 million in July -- the first month of such gains since February -- the total `active subscribers'' count in July actually fell 2.1 million, as per TRAI data.
Mobile phone connections in the country increased to 114.4 crore in July from 114 crore in June, with urban and rural connections standing at 61.9 crore and 52.1 crore respectively, according to the monthly subscribers report of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).
The note by JM Financial titled `A tale of supremacy, defence and survival’ said with consolidation of India’s telecom industry largely complete, the wireless industry’s revenue is expected to double to about Rs 2,60,000 crore by 2024-25 as ARPU hike looks "inevitable".
The company also claims that users will not have to pay a single rupee or any security deposit in order to join Jio's network.
Through this deal, Reliance Jio will use Infibeam’s solutions to power its own ecommerce and digital payments services
With 24-hour-plans starting at Rs 499 a day, JioPostpaid Plus users will be able to avail the company's latest offering
Reliance Jio is also offering free Jio apps services with 650+ live TV channels, video content, over 5 crore songs, and 300+ newspapers under the new Jio Postpaid Plus plans.
To join the JioPostpaid Plus plan from September 24, postpaid users can simply apply on Whatsapp. Prepaid users can also switch and subscribe using the following steps.
The JioPostpaid Plus is offering five tariff plans, starting at Rs 399, which will provide users unlimited voice calls and SMS, 75 GB data per billing cycle with a rollover of unused data up to 200 GB, and complimentary subscriptions to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Disney+ Hotstar.
The discount is only applicable if you purchase the subscription using a credit card.
The Airtel Xstream bundles will be available to home customers starting tomorrow (September 7, 2020).
Reliance Jio now offers a total of seven Jio Fiber plans that start from as low as Rs 399 and go up to Rs 8,499.
Reliance JioFiber Unlimited Broadband plans announced. The new JioFiber Home tariff plans will be available from September 1
Major loss in subscriber base was recorded in the mobile telephony segment, with Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea losing around 47 lakh mobile customers each in May. The total wireless customer base of Airtel and Vodafone Idea dipped to 31.7 crore and 30.9 crore, respectively.
Customers will get the Jio Phone 2 within three to five days of ordering by paying Rs 99.
Reliance Jio, he stated, owns intellectual property (IP) around 5G and is now creating 5G services connected to the cloud
The decline in subscriber base during April was preceded by a loss of 28 lakh connections in March, which saw the lockdown being imposed towards the end, India Ratings and Research said in note. The biggest losers were Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea, it said, adding sector leader Reliance Jio witnessed a growth in its base.
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Jio is uniquely placed to drive and enable the shift towards 5G. The opportunity also marks a rare coming together of company strategy, along with strong geopolitical and macroeconomic tailwinds
The data speed of telecom operators' networks showed increase in June after plummeting to their lows in March-April period.
The company has sought spectrum frequencies between 26.5 - 29.5 Ghz and 24.25-27.5 Ghz band. The auction for these high frequency bands is expected to be held next year.
In case you missed them, here are the biggest developments from the world of tech from the week ending July 18.
In its order, TDSAT said TRAI would be at liberty to proceed with the inquiry and pass the final orders in accordance with the law