Once LYF launch latest Firmware for Jiofi, you can easily upgrade jiofi firmware for more features and stability on speed. Jiofi has no option to manually select LTE bands – Jio 4G speed is only available in Band 40 for now.
Jiofi has a lot of issue from function to features in current firmware version PEG_M2_B20 – Users get less control over customization where Routers under Rs 1500 gives more features & control.
Only solution to slow speed issue in Jiofi is moving device to a place where signal for LTE band 40 is strong. Issue will be fixed once Jio starts 4G speed on band 3 and 5, or LYF send firmware update to Jiofi.
Another two issues found on Jiofi are there is no option to put DNS address manually and MiFi module gets heated when device is working & charging simultaneously.
Jiofi firmware latest version
Jiofi latest firmware version is PEG_M2_B20 – Version will change once LYF send official update.
How to backup Jiofi firmware
No. You can not backup jiofi firmware file on version.
Only configuration backup & restore options are available under ‘Firmware upgrade’.
How to upgrade JioFi Firmware to Latest version
Before heading over nest steps, Be sure to maintain following terms:
- Latest version of jiofi firmware
- Factory defaults logins (Check Jiofi box or test under battery)
- Jiofi battery is 100% charged
Jiofi firmware download link will be updates once it’s available.
Now follow steps below:
Step 1: Power on Jiofi and connect PC or mobile to Jiofi WiFi network
Step 2: Login to Admin panel : http://jiofi.local.html/index.htm
Step 3: Now select ‘Setting’ tab then ‘firmware Upgrade’ menu
Step 4: Check installed firmware version under ‘Device Software Version’
Step 5: Select ‘Browse’ option under ‘Software Upgrade’ > Select location where jiofi firmware is available & select it.
Step 6: Click or Tap ‘Apply’ button to start firmware upgrade.
This may take few minute – don’t panic !
Once done, Jiofi will reboot automatically.
Step 7: Now, Hard Reset JioFi to Restore Settings Factory default
Step 8: Now connect PC or mobile to Jiofi WiFi network
You need ‘Factory defaults logins’ to enter Admin panel for first time after system reset -Be sure to change it later.
Now follow JioFi Complete Setup & FAQ for advanced configurations.
You have successfully upgraded Jiofi firmware to latest version.