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  • Reliance Jio tops TRAI’s 4G download speed test for August

    New Delhi: Reliance Jio has topped the telecom regulator’s 4G download speed test for the eighth consecutive month, official data showed on Monday.  According to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s speed data, Jio recorded average speed of 18.433 Mbps for the month of August.  It was followed by Vodafone (8.999 Mbps), Idea Cellular (8.746 Mbps) and Bharti Airtel (8.550 Mbps).

  • Delivery of Jio Phone begins, company to complete deliveries of all 6 million units by Diwali

    Jio Phone deliveries for the 6 million units booked in August have started on Sunday, and customers in rural areas and small cities will get the handset before their counterparts in urban areas, according to a PTI report citing a Reliance Jio channel partner. The deliveries of Jio Phone will be completed in 15 days, said the channel partner, who did not wish to be named. On Twitter, Jio’s official @LYF_In channel

  • Jio effect: Airtel launches its lowest plan which offers 4GB data at Rs 5

    Reliance Jio has made almost every telecom company to bring down its tariff plan for calling and internet at the lowest price, the telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone, Idea are trying to compete With Jio. Because of the telecom war, people are benefiting. Airtel has announced a slew of new plans offering data and voice calls for its prepaid customers starting from as low as Rs 5. Airtel has plans of Rs

  • Reliance Jio effect: Check out Vodafone, Idea and Airtel’s competitive plans

    Reliance Jio has touched the mark of 125 million subscribers within one year of its launch, giving call and internet almost free for a year. After that, the users have to register their number as a prime member, and after that they can opt for plans. There are number of plans which are offered by Jio on their website. Rs 303 plan in which the user will get 1GB data for 56

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    Reliance Jio plans to give out free Wi-fi in Government colleges

    Reliance Jio is set to change the telecom industry, after the announcing free phones now the company wants to give free wi-fi for almost three core college students. According to a report in Hindustan Times, Reliance Jio has submitted a proposal last month in regards of giving free wi-fi to college students. The proposal was submitted to the human resource development (HRD) ministry.

  • Jio to raise Rs 20,000 cr through rights issue

    Mumbai: Reliance Jio on Thursday announced that it will sell optionally convertible preference shares through rights issue to existing shareholders to raise Rs 20,000 crore.

  • Motorola launches fourth generation ‘Moto E’ series in India

    New Delhi: Extending its ‘Moto series in India, Lenovo-owned Motorola on Wednesday launched ‘Moto E4’ and ‘Moto E4 Plus’ smartphones. The Rs 9,999 ‘Moto E4 Plus’ will be available as a Flipkart exclusive from 11.59 p.m. of July 12, with launch offers including data plans from Jio and Idea. The Rs 8,999 ‘Moto E4’ will be available across all major retail outlets from July 12.

  • Telcos using unfair means to stop customer exits: Jio tells TRAI

    New Delhi: Reliance Jio has alleged that the incumbent operators are using “unfair and deceptive” methods such as lining-up customised retention offers for subscribers willing to port out of their network.

  • RJio announces Dhan Dhana Dhan offer starting at `309

    New Delhi : Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd has announced a new one-time ‘JioDhan Dhana Dhan’ offer to sweeten the deal for subscribers who could notavail the ‘Summer Surprise’ offer, according to information on the company’s website.The company had to withdraw the Summer Surprise offer, initially valid till Apr 15, on the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s order. The regulator had asked Reliance Jio Infocomm to withdraw complimentarybenefits under the Summer Surprise offer because

  • TDSAT defers hearing on Jio offer case to April 20

    New Delhi : Telecom tribunal TDSAT on Monday deferred the hearing to April 20 on a plea challenging a Trai order that allowed free 4G service offers of Reliance Jio beyond stipulated 90 days.

  • Vodafone moves Trai against Jio Summer Surprise offer

    New Delhi : Telecom operator Vodafone on Monday  complained to Trai that Reliance Jio is still “luring customers” to subscribe the ‘Summer Surprise’ offer despite the regulator finding it in violation of norms.

  • Jio’s 72 mn paid users credit positive for Reliance: Moody’s

    New Delhi :  Newcomer Jio’s 72 million paid customers are “credit positive” for parent Reliance Industries as subscriber enrolment reduces cash flow uncertainty of the telecom business, Moody’s Investors Service said on Wednesday.

  • Jio beats rivals with almost double 4G download speed, says Trai

    New Delhi : Amid a tussle between leading telecom firms over broadband speed, data published by telecom regulator Trai shows that Reliance Jio tops the chart with almost double the download speed of those offered by its nearest rivals — Idea Cellular and Airtel.