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Reliance Jio dismisses incumbents’ theory that IUC cut will benefit Jio alone

MUMBAI, INDIA: Reliance Jio has dismissed the incumbent operators’ theory that the reduced interconnect usage charge (IUC) would benefit the company significantly. On the other hand, Jio has called the cut ‘six years too late’ saying that it should have been implemented earlier

Jio slashes JioFi hotspot device price from Rs 1,999 to Rs 999

MUMBAI, INDIA: Reliance Retail announced a festive offer for JioFi today. The personal voice and data hotspot device will be available at a limited period special price of Rs 999 between September 20-30. The JioFi device was launched in September

Reliance Jio 4G speeds up by 50pc as free data offers end

By : CIOL Writers

When Mukesh Ambani’s telecom venture- Reliance Jio officially debuted last September, it was all about amassing as many customers as possible with never-ending offers from the telco that included both free voice calls as well as data. While the strategy

When is your ‘Free’ Reliance Jio 4G mobile phone arriving?

By : CIOL Writers

For all of you, who pre-booked their ‘Free’ Reliance Jio 4G mobile phone on August 24, your wait will soon be over as the delivery of your much-awaited 4G mobile phone will begin with the onset of coming festive season

Play and win ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ with Relaince Jio

By : CIOL Writers

As ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ enters its next season, Reliance Jio is bringing several new and first-of-its kind integrations for millions who’d be viewing the show on their TVs or mobiles. Besides seeing a Jio-contestant at the show during the Fastest-Finger-First round who made

Reliance Jio ‘free’ 4G mobile phone: Pre-booking starts today at 5pm

By : CIOL Writers

For all of you, who have been eagerly awaiting Reliance Jio ‘free’ 4G mobile phone, your wait is set to be over in few hours as the much awaited JioPhone will be open for pre-booking today at 5 pm. The device that

Around 3cr Reliance Jio subscribers were inactive in June, 2017

After the Happy New Year offer, Reliance Jio registered a spike in the wired and wireless services user base, but one-fourth of them are found inactive in the month of June. As per the latest TRAI data, Reliance Jio had around

How to book ‘Free’ Reliance Jio 4G mobile phone?

By : CIOL Writers

August 24 is just around the corner when Reliance will officially begin pre-bookings for its ‘free’ Jio 4G mobile phone. To many people’s surprise, some offline retail stores in the Delhi-NCR region, however, have already opened the booking, ahead of the

After Reliance Jio, Intex also unveils a 4G VoLTE feature phone

By : CIOL Writers

When Mukesh Ambani officially launched Reliance Jio telecom services last year, it had a domino effect in the telecom industry with the data costs coming down to match Jio’s low tariffs. The telco may have started another trend of 4G

Reliance Jio wants to know how many people are interested in its free phone

By : CIOL Writers

After announcing its much-publicized ‘free’ phone that comes at a fully-refundable Rs 1,500 security deposit, Reliance Jio now wants to know how many people are interested in its new offering. The home page of the company’s website has a section—Keep

Airtel set to launch 4G VoLTE service by March 2018

By : CIOL Writers

Bharti Airtel Ltd plans to launch its own 4G VoLTE service to take on Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd by March 2018. Airtel India MD and CEO Gopal Vittal said the company has done VoLTE trials in 5-6 cities already. With this move,

Reliance Jio launches 4G mobile phone at an effective price of Rs 0

By : CIOL Writers

Honestly, Mukesh Ambani never stops to surprise us. While most of us were awaiting a Rs 500 4G feature phone, Reliance Jio has announced a phone that apparently comes for free. Yes, you read that right. The “India ka Smartphone” as Mukesh Ambani

Reliance Jio is back with new bonanza; Rs 399 for 84GB data and much more

By : CIOL Writers

And here comes yet another bonanza from Reliance Jio‘s unending kitty of offers to keep users hooked and rivals gasping for breath. With Jio’s ‘dhan dhana dhan’ offer coming to an end, the telecom giant has come up with new plans apart

Reliance Jio data breach- Is it India’s biggest data breach ever?

By : CIOL Writers

In what could be India’s biggest data breach ever, a website named Magicapk.com has surfaced online with personal information details of Reliance Jio customers.While the site has now been suspended, the telco which has over 120 million users in India, said

Reliance Jio may soon launch 4G VoLTE feature phone for Rs 500

By : CIOL Writers

After a period of lull in terms of new offers and in effect declining user growth, Reliance Jio could unveil new tariff plans as well as a Rs 500 feature phone with VoLTE capabilities at the Reliance Industries’ annual general meeting on July 21,

Internet adoption in India is growing but still a long road ahead: Mary Meeker report

By : CIOL Writers

The spreading wings of India in the Web world are once again in focus with the Mary Meeker Internet Trends 2017 report. Kleiner Perkins venture partner Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends report is essentially the state of the union for the technology industry giving us

Jio effect: Consumer router market witness fall in shipments

By : CIOL Writers

It isn’t just the incumbent telcos that have been badly hit by Reliance Jio’s tsunami of freebies. The closely related consumer router market too has become a casualty of Jio effect with people preferring to opt for the new entrant’s free

Reliance Jio still wreaking havoc for Airtel; profits plunge 72pc

By : CIOL Writers

Bharti Airtel must be asking itself- ‘When will this storm end?’ We can answer that for you, sir- Not anytime soon. Airtel posted an abysmal 72 percent drop in quarterly profit yesterday, obviously missing analysts’ estimates, as Reliance Jio’s unending kitty

Reliance Jio will continue to spin losses for other telcos in fiscal 2018, says Crisil

By : CIOL Writers

Thanks to Reliance Jio’s unending kitty of discounts and offers, telecom companies will continue to incur losses in fiscal 2018, says a report by research firm Crisil. “The price war in the Rs 1.5-trillion wireless telecom market will continue this fiscal

Airtel’s ‘Baahubali’ plan to take on RJio

By : CIOL Writers

While Reliance Jio is resorting to unending offers to lure customers to its network, arch rival Airtel has devised a new ‘Baahubali’ plan to prove its mettle in the telecom industry. Bharti Airtel has partnered with ‘Baahubali 2 – The