As we know how Jio Services are changing the way of living, here is the another great launch by Reliance Jio = Jio GigaFiber. Recently Mukesh Ambani (the man behind Jio) held 42nd AGM Meeting and he came up with the big NEWS which is going to change the way of DTH in India. He announced the launching of Jio GigaFiber all over India with some mind-blowing offers to attract the people of India. Have a look at all the aspects that you are willing to know about Jio Fiber from this artcle.
What is Jio Gigafiber ?
Jio Gigafiber is the new product which is launched by Reliance Jio relating to DTH Services which is baseed on high speed Broadband Services. This Jio Fiber registration is going to Start in India which covers around 1600 cities. Jio is going to launch this Jio GigaFiber with great offers which are mentioned detailed in this article.
Jio GigaFiber Launch Date
The 42nd Annual General Meeting of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has finally ended and as was the case last year (and the year before last), the company had plenty of surprises on offer. Beginning the presentation, Reliance chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani stated that Jio had crossed the 340 million subscriber mark to remain among the world’s fastest-growing digital services. On September 5, Jio turns three years old, he said, adding that Jio has made India “data shining bright”. So, on that very special day on which Jio turns 3 years, he want launch Jio GigaFiber .
So, Jio GigaFiber will be launched from September 5, 2019
The Broadband Service Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) is expected to reach more than 50 percent of the market. The Reliance digital will launch the Base Plan, Triple Pay Plan and Reliance Jio Bundled Broadband Offer on 5th September 2019 i.e., on Jio’s 3rd Anniversary.
Jio GigaFiber Preview Offer, Plans, Pricing and Other Details
The biggest announcement for consumers that took place at RIL’s 42nd AGM on Monday was the Jio FIber commercial launch schedule. Mukesh Ambani at the meeting revealed that Reliance Jio is set to kick off the commercial launch of Jio Fiber in India on September 5, 2019. The beta trials of the broadband access were started back in August last year. But up until now, the company didn’t specify any details around how it is set to make Jio Fiber available against the likes of Airtel, ACT Fibernet and Spectra among others.
Ambani during his presentation at the meeting suggested that while the offering was initially known as Jio GigaFiber that was supposed to bring default 1Gbps broadband access to consumers, it would now be available as Jio Fiber – under which the most basic plan starts with 100Mbps speed. However, he did mention that there will be plans up to 1Gbps as well.
Jio Fiber pricing, welcome offer
There are different plans available based on budget you can afford. The Jio Fiber plans will be priced between Rs. 700 and Rs. 10,000 per month.
Jio GigaFiber Preview Offer
To attract the new customers, a Jio Fiber Welcome Offer will be available. Reliance Jio is also set to offer an HD LED TV or 4K TV alongside a 4K set-top box for customers opting for an annual plan called Jio Forever Plan. However, details about the plan are yet to be revealed.
Jio Home Phone
Aside from the commercial launch of Jio Fiber, Ambani at the AGM detailed Jio Home Phone that will be the fixed-line service available alongside high-speed broadband service to enable international calling with the “lowest fixed-line rates”. Existing Jio GigaFiber and new Jio Fiber customers would be able to get voice calling support through the new service. Further, the default tariffs of Jio Home Phone are touted to be one-fifth to one-tenth of existing industry tariffs. Customers will also get a dedicated unlimited international calling pack at Rs. 500 per month to make calls in the US and Canada.
Jio Postpaid Plus
In addition to broadband and fixed-line access, Jio Fiber customers will get access to Jio Postpaid Plus plans, which include a priority SIM-setup service at home. Jio Postpaid Plus plans are said to provide a “platinum-grade” experience, and will also include “unprecedented Family plans”, affordable international roaming, and phone upgrades at “preferential rates”. Details about the tariffs under the Jio Postpaid Plus service will be available on September 5.
Jio Set-Top Box with gaming support
Jio Set-Top Box that will be available to Jio Fiber customers for accessing television services is touted to deliver “console-like” gaming experiences. Reliance Jio Directors Akash Ambani and Isha Ambani demonstrated major gaming capabilities of the Jio Set-Top Box during the AGM.
“This will be at par with the leading gaming platforms globally,” asserted Akash Ambani, who briefly played FIFA 19 on stage to emphasise on multiplayer support on the Jio Set-Top Box. The device is also claimed to support “almost all gaming controllers” and can work using a virtual controller through a smartphone. Also, it is said to have built-in graphics.
The Jio Set-Top Box is touted to enable gameplay in 4K and offer a “zero-latency gaming experience” through Jio Fiber network. Moreover, Reliance Jio is working with leading game publishers, including Gameloft, Tencent, and Microsoft.
Jio MR and HoloBoard MR headset
Aside from showcasing some gaming capabilities, Directors Akash Ambani and Isha Ambani at the AGM revealed Reliance Jio’s developments towards the growing world of mixed reality (MR). The company has invested in startup Tesseract to bring MR experiences through the Jio Fiber network. The executives majorly showcased three use cases, namely shopping, education, and entertainment. The Jio Cinema app that would come preloaded on the Jio Set-Top Box was also shown to offer theatre-like experiences on MR headsets.
Reliance Jio in collaboration with Tesseract has also developed the Jio HoloBoard as its native MR headset. It is touted to be available for purchase in the coming future with an “extremely affordable price”.
Bundled OTT apps subscription and Jio First-Day-First-Show service
Jio Fiber customers are set to receive bundled subscriptions to “most leading premium OTT applications”, Mukesh Ambani announced at the AGM. The company is also set to bring a concept of offering new movies, called Jio First-Day-First-Show.
“Premium Jio Fiber customers will be able to watch movies in their living rooms the same day these movies released in theatres,” said Ambani during his presentation.
Reliance Jio is set to launch the Jio First-Day-First-Show service in the middle of 2020.
Jio First Day First Show
Jio Fiber will be bundled with subscriptions to most popular premium OTT applications. Which ones? Well, we don’t know yet. Premium Jio Fiber customers will also be able to launch movies on the same day they are released in theatres, Ambani said – a unique service referred to as Jio First Day First Show. A service which is expected to launch in the middle of 2020.
So, what do you think about this Jio GigaFiber. Have your comments below in the comment section. We would like to here the response of the public about this move by Mukesh Ambani.