Paytm Mall, the online e-commerce store operated by digital payments player in India, Paytm is currently offering the JioPhone at Rs 1,099 instead of the regular price of Rs 1,599 after a discount of Rs 500. According to a report by MySmartPrice, the reason for this discount is because of a monsoon loyalty cashback .
Reliance has issued a clarification that it is not trying to import its JioPhone and the JioPhone 4G feature phones from outside the country. The company added that it is making the devices inside the country in a response to the claims by The Mobile Association (TMA). According to a report by The Economic Times,
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Reliance Jio has doubled its subscriber base to 215 million in 22 months, Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh D. Ambani said here on Thurday. "We have more than 25 million JioPhone users in India," Ambani told shareholders at the 41st Annual General Meeting of RIL. He announced that the company was launching
Reliance JioPhone is being used by 25 million people in India. At the ongoing annual general meeting, Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani announced that there are now 25 million users of JioPhone in the country. The number shows the demand for company's smart feature phone has been growing rapidly since its launch last year. Reliance
Reliance Jio is planning to raise Rs 2,000 crore soon from the bond market. The move comes after the Reserve Bank of India raised the policy rate for the first time in more than four years last week. According to Economic Times, the bond would have a tenure of three years and will be sold
Happy mid-working week friends. We have two more days to go for the weekend and couldn t be more excited. There s plenty of stuff that happened in the tech world today and here s a quick recap of the interesting stories for you. To sum it, Facebook announced a new feature today called Lip
Reliance Jio's next big launch is expected to be fibre to the home (FTTH) broadband service. The home broadband service has been in testing for sometime now and was rumored to launch during Diwali but the telco seems to be engaged in an extended testing. According to a new report, Reliance Jio has begun offering
Richest Indian Mukesh Ambani and human rights lawyer Indira Jaising have been named by Fortune magazine as the World's Greatest Leaders of 2018. The Fortune's 2018 ranking of the 50 Greatest Leaders released today also has architect Balkrishna Doshi in the list which includes Apple CEO Tim Cook, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and
Telecom operator Reliance Jio today launched a mega 102GB data pack for just Rs 251 ahead of the IPL cricket season. The operator has also roped in comedian Sunil Grover as a host for a live show to be put out on its MyJio app. "Jio is introducing a Cricket Season Pack that will allow
Reliance Jio has quietly made available an all new model of its JioFi 4G hotspot device through Flipkart. The device is currently available at a price of Rs 999, down from Rs 2,499. The new model, JioFi JMR815, is available with no cost EMI scheme with HDFC Bank debit or credit card, and at a
Over the past couple of months, Reliance Jio has refreshed its prepaid plans to offer more data or higher validity. The most affordable plan now starts at Rs 98, which offers 2GB high-speed 4G data with a validity of 28 days. The telecom operator has also introduced several plans that offer up to 5GB daily
Reliance Jio might be offering the cheapest data service among all telecom operators in the country, but it is also turning out to be a profitable business model for Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries. The company reported its third quarter results today where Jio business posted its first ever quarterly profit. Reliance Jio has reported a
Reliance Jio has once again updated its data plan with new offers that rival the tariff plans offered by incumbents like Airtel and Vodafone. Jio has always said that it will offer 20 percent more data than rivals and with the new tariff plan, the company becomes the undisputed leader in the tariff space. As
The ongoing tariff war between the Indian telecom operators doesn't seem to have an immediate end. Bharti Airtel, the leading telecom service provider in the country has introduced a new prepaid data plan that counters Reliance Jio's aggressive tariff plans. Airtel recently refreshed its prepaid plans as part of its Prepaid Promise scheme with Rs
Reliance Jio has announced a surprise cashback offer of up to Rs 3,300 on recharge of Rs 399. The announcement comes just a day after Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani detailed company's future plan at the annual gathering to celebrate 40 years of it being a listed entity. Reliance Jio's cashback offer is not different
Google has today announced that its AI-based search assistant for smartphones, Google Assistant, is set to come to the Reliance JioPhone. The voice-based tool has so far been available only for Android, iOS and Android Wear devices, using the capabilities of smartphones to offer control and enhanced functionality over the phone. After its announcement and
For a customer s benefit, may this telecom war never end! In the race to become the most attractive network provider, Vodafone has now rolled the dice. The telco has unveiled five new prepaid Super Plans that offer a combination of data, SMS, and unlimited local, STD, and national roaming calls. Except for one little
The "effectively free" JioPhone which Reliance Industries announced at its much-hyped 40th AGM is nothing short of revolutionary. And we aren't saying that for effect. First, the JioPhone has no precedent. Nowhere in the world has a 4G-enabled feature phone been offered at a price tag of Rs. 1,500 refundable after three years that too. Second, Jio has identified a market segment that garners least attention from phone manufacturers. Third, there is the JioPhone and then there are the Jio apps all bundled into one. Fourth, Jio is doing to telecom what HUL did to FMCG with sachet pricing. Fifth, it plans to disrupt television viewing as well.
Reliance Jio has moved the Bombay High Court against rival Bharti Airtel for running misleading advertisements, ET reports. Jio has also sent a legal notice to global broadband tester Ookla, which has rated Airtel as the fastest 4G network in the country. Jio claims that Airtel s campaign has amounted to conspiracy, defamation and breach of trust, among others. Airtel, of course, has dismissed the allegations as frivolous and baseless and has accused Jio of being a frustrated competitor.