Reliance Jio FAQ – Tariff Plans, Highlights, Limitations, Welcome Offer, App Subscription Costs

What is Reliance Jio :-

Jio, also known as Reliance Jio and officially as Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited, is an upcoming provider of mobile telephony, broadband services, and digital services in India.
What is Reliance Jio Welcome Offer :-

Before the commercial start of Jio from 1st January 2016, Jio will keep on offering sims to the 4G Handset users of any brand & keep on gaining new customers. Moreover, not only free sim jio will provide all Services such as Data, Calling, Sms, Apps Subscriptions free to their all users till 31st December, 2016. 
Welcome offer is starting from 5th September, Any users who own a 4G Handset can apply for a jio sim & he/she will avail free services till 31st December, 2016.
Already using Jio on Preview Offer ?

If you are an existing Jio Preview Offer customer, you will be automatically migrated to the Free Welcome Offer on 05th Sept, 2016. As a part of this Offer, you will continue to enjoy unlimited HD voice & video calling, unlimited SMS, high-speed data and access to a host of Jio premium apps till 31st Dec, 2016.
Data FUP Limit on Welcome Offer :-

There is a daily cap limit for 4 GB/Day. Anyone who consumes more than the FUP/ daily cap limit he/she will experiance a lower data speed of 128Kbps for that day. Similarly Might be there is a SMS limit also of 100 SMS/day but we are not sure about it right now.
How to port my number to Reliance Jio?

As part of the Free Welcome Offer, you can port in your existing mobile number to Jio.
  • To port in, send PORT Mobile Number to 1900 from your existing number which needs to be ported to Jio.
  • Download MyJio app from Play Store and generate offer code.
  • Walk in to any of the Reliance Digital / Dx Mini / Preferred Jio retailer or prominent multi-brand Jio stores with the port out code and your Free Welcome Offer code along with the handset*
  • You will need to submit a copy of Proof of Address, Proof of Identity and a photograph for availing your Jio SIM.
How to port from Prepaid to Postpaid and vice versa?

You will be required to fill a Migration or Customer Application Form (CAF) and provide the set of PoA/ PoI documents. If you are an existing Jio Preview Offer customer, you would be migrated to the Free Welcome Offer. You will be required to fill a Migration / CAF and provide a new set of PoA/PoI documents. However this service is currently not available and would be available shorty.
Reliance Jio Apps Subscription Charges :-

  • JioTV – Rs 349/ month
  • JioSecurity – Rs 299/ month
  • JioCinema – Rs 199/ month
  • JioMags – Rs 199/ month
  • JioMusic – Rs 99/ month
  • JioNewspaper – Rs 99/ month
  • JioCloud – Starting at Rs 50/ month
  • JioXpressNews – Rs 0/ month
All above apps subscriptions are absolutely free with Jio Preview Offer & Jio Welcome Offer. You you have grabbed your sim during Jio Welcome offer then you will get free services until 31st December 2016 only
Note – That users who have purchased a LYF handset can enjoy free access up until December 2017, which is more than a year’s free access worth Rs.12,000+
Reliance Jio In-Dept Tariff Plans :-

Reliance jio has made every plan a simple. There are just 10 tariff plans in Jio Network. All will provide you free voice call, Free SMS (except Rs.149 plan) &  No Roaming. Moreover each pack will give you Unlimited night Data (except Rs.149 plan) & double the data to use on Jio Wifis. Overall package by jio is seems to be good & cheaper if compared from other operators. All prepaid & postpaid users have same plan but there are some extra benefits for Students & postpaid users who opt automatic bill payment pay from their bank around 10-15% extra off for all those.


Weekly Plans :-
  • Jio 1 Day Plan (Rs.19) – 100 MB Data | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage
  • Jio 7 Days Plan (Rs.129) – 750 MB Data | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage | 7 Days Validity
  • Jio 21 Days Plan (Rs.299) – 2GB Data | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage | 21 Days Validity

Monthly Plans :-

  • Jio S Plan (Rs.149) – 300 MB Data | 100 SMS | No Night Unlimited*
  • Jio M Plan (Rs.499) – 4 GB Data | 8GB Wifi | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage
  • Jio M2 Plan (Rs.999) – 10 GB Data | 20GB Wifi | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage
  • Jio L Plan (Rs.1499) – 20 GB Data | 40GB Wifi | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage
  • Jio XL Plan (Rs.2499) – 35 GB Data | 70 GB Wifi | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage
  • Jio XXL Plan (Rs.3999) – 60 GB Data | 120 GB Wifi | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage
  • Jio XXXL Plan (Rs.4999) – 75 GB Data | 150 GB Wifi | Unlimited SMS + Night Usage

Reliance Jio F.A.Q.s :-


Q) Will everything be free for Jio Preview and Jio Welcome customer till 31st December ?
Ans- Yes, till 31st December 2016, everything including calls, data, Wi-Fi, apps, will be offered for free of cost.
Q) What will happen to my 3 month free data,calls and SMS after 31st Dec? 
Ans- After 31st Dec, 2016, all the free data offers will be deactivated even if you have used just one month or one day of data.
Q) Does Jio Welcome offer provides unlimited 4G data ? 
Ans- No, Only 4GB of 4G data is free in one day after that you will get a speed of 128kbps. 
Q) What are the JIO tariffs avaialable ? 
Ans- JIO tariffs available from Rs 19 to Rs 4999. Read this article to know more about the plans or refer the images below. Reliance Jio Plans Explained, Are They Really Low Cost? All You Need to Know 
Q) Does every tariff plan offers Unlimited SMS & 4G data at night ? 
Ans- Apart from Rs 149 tariff plan, every other tariff plan offers unlimited 4G data at night.
Q) Does every tariff plan offers Unlimited calling ?
Ans- Yes, every pack offers Unlimited calling in Local, STD and roaming to any network in India (NO ISD CALLS)
Q) What time will be considered for the Unlimited data in Night ? 
Ans- From 2 am to 5 am (Just 3 hours only).
Q) What will be the charge if you exhaust the offered data ?
Ans- Usage beyond the offered data will be charged at Rs.250/GB with 10 KB charging pulse.
Q) What is WiFi data ?
Ans- Wi-Fi data benefits in the plans pertain to Wi-Fi data availed in the Public Wi-Fi hotspots of RJIL. 
Q) What are the offers for students ?
Ans- 25% additional 4G WiFi data benefits will be provided to students on providing a valid identity card, as per process. 
Q) Any rule for the first recharge ?
Ans- The prepaid packs with denominations Rs.19, Rs.129 and Rs.299 cannot be availed as a First recharge by new subscribers. 
Q) Do we get subscription to the Jio apps ? Ans- Yes, you get a free subscription to the popular Jio apps like JioTV, JioCinema, JioMusic, JioMags, JioNewspaper, JioCloud (5GB), and JioSecurity
Q) Is there any Prepaid Special Tariff pack for Audio and Video Conferencing?
Ans) Yes, there it it. The Audio conferencing pack costs Rs 49 and the video conferencing pack costs Rs 99 and both pack are valid for 28 days. Refer the image.