To get Lifetime HD Voice calls, Jio subscribers need make a minimum of recharge worth Rs 149 per month. 4g plan 149 is going to offer 40GB 4g data per day along with Rs 50/GB 4g tariff. Indian telecom users already became frustrated over Jio 4g plans but few things to remember before avoiding Jio services.
Jio already served unlimited 4G internet to over 5 million customers with average speed of 30mbps. At first phase, heavy-downloaders take full advantages of Jio Preview Offer and put maximum load in 4G system. subscribers reported to download over 3TBs of contents just within first 40 days ! after having Jio Preview Offer.
Jio announced ‘Lifetime Free Voice calls for all Jio subscribers‘. Rumor was reported that Jio is going to make postpaid like subscription under prepaid service – This becomes true now.
Jio subscribers need to make a minimum of recharge worth Rs 149 per month to get unlimited free HD Calls over Jio 4G network – This plan also offers 300MB of Day usage & 700MB WiFi usage along with unlimited night usage.
All Jio 4G plans come with 5p/mb or Rs 50/GB tariff – This tariff will become effective after Day usage is exhausted.
To get 1GB of 4G data Jio subscribers need to spent at least Rs 199 (Rs 149/month + Rs 50/GB) per month.
Jio hype start falling after the launch of subscription based 4G plans.
Why Jio 4G plan 149 is still attractive ?
Jio 4G speed start dropping after launch of service for all – This was going to happen under beta launch and speed drop issue will continue till Dec 31st, 2016.
Jio was not to launch service on Sept 5 – but due to strong opposition from Incumbents and further directives from Telecom authority Jio starts service at earlier. This made Jio to continue ‘Preview Offer’ aka ‘Welcome Offer with data CAP’ till Dec 31st 2016 and, restrict user from further recharges of announced plans.
Before launch, Average speed of Jio 4g was 40mbps+. Average Speed dropped to 10mbps to 15mbps after launch of the service. All new Jio users under ‘Welcome Offer’ can use 4GB of 4G data daily – All JioFi and few LYF users are free from this daily limit till the last date of ‘Preview Offer’, ‘welcome Offer’ will prevail afterwards.
Jio needs more time to troubleshoot network which is why company restricts users from making any recharges on Jio numbers.
Jio is going to push heavy-downloader over Jio Fiber broadband plans. Jio fiber is nothing but Fiber Optic based broadband service with speed upto 1Gbps – Test result reported Jio fiber can deliver 700mbps+ constant speed.
Jio to launch ‘Jio Fiber broadband service’ with 90 days Preview Offer. Company is also going to launch fiber Plans starting at Rs 500.
Jio is also now working on Carrier Aggregation upgrade in LTE network for delivering combining speed of multiple FDD or TDD 4G spectrum. Once upgrade completes users who are now getting 6mbps to 8 mbps will definitely be getting 24mbps+ speed anytime anywhere.
Once Jio start Commercial launch from January 1st, 2017 – Due to data CAP in 4g plans none can create pressure on 4G network thus making network free of load.
Heavy-downloader will switch to Jio Fiber plans – Speed will improve a lot no matter user base is 5 million or 100 million.
Jio pathetic Night usage Time !
No not that pathetic at all – Jio sets 4G Night usage schedule from 2am to 5am.
Once Network become less congested users will easily get 7MBPS+ (50mbps+) speed at night (Millions of Jio subscribers will download at that time too !).
With 4G speed over 5MBPS any one can download 40GB to 60GB data within 3hours of ‘Night usage’ per day. Jio to deliver a way to auto-download contents under ‘Night schedule’ but this service is yet to get disclosed.
Video Calls & Apps usage is chargeable !
Yes, Jio made Voice calls free but Video calls will be charged as per standard data tariff. Same term is also applicable to apps usage.
Jio announces free access to premium apps – This means only free access to monthly subscriptions but not free access to data usage by apps.
Jio 4G plan 149 is perfect for all !
In short, Jio 149 monthly subscription for prepaid offers Unlimited HD Voice calls, 40GB+/Day Night usage, 300MB Day usage, 700MB JioNet usage, free access to Jio apps subscriptions and Rs 50/GB 4G data tariff.