Jio 4G – Availability, Activation, Plans, Benefits, Problems 2017

Reliance Jio 4G is trending all over the Web with the facilities it is offering, ranging from Unlimited 4G Internet to all the JIO 4G Preview Offers customers to Unlimited Phone calls and SMS with free roaming all over the Nation. The Best part of Reliance JiO 4G is – Jio 4G Sim Card is now available for free all over the Reliance Digital Stores, Reliance Mini Express and various Lyf authorised centres. This article intends to troubleshoot all your problems and make Reliance jio 4g a better choice for you all.Reliance Jio 4G Customer Plan Free Preview Offer


First of all, make sure that you have your documents ready. Here is the list of Documents which are needed to grab one Reliance Jio  4G Sim Card :

  • Original Proof of Address (POA),
  • Proof of Identity (POI) documents,
  • A passport size photograph.

Now visit Reliance Digital Store with the documents and ask for Reliance Jio Sim card!

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Good news is : Now you don’t need any BarCode or any other Reliance Jio Invite, but just walk into store and grab your Reliance Jio Sim card Unbundled without any LYF Sim Card 🙂

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New Update: Jio 4G Happy New Year Plan will be updated till 31st December 2017

Update : Now Jio Preview Offer will be converted to JIO Welcome Offer which will be valid up to 31st December 2016. So all the customers who took Jio Preview Offer will get Converted to Jio Welcome offer from 5th Sep 2016. Read at the end about Jio Welcome Offer.

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How Much Time for Jio 4G Activation?

Now that you have got your Reliance Jio 4G Sim Card, next thing one need to do is – Wait.

It generally takes 48 hours for the Reliance Jio 4G Sim to be activated, but depending upon the increasing requests at Reliance Digital Stores it is now also taking upto 3 days too.

How to Get Unlimited Data on Jio 4G Sim Card Any Phone 2017?

As a part of Reliance Jio 4G Preview offer, one is eligible for 2GB Internet and 100 Calls along with 100 SMS but the twist is : One can extend the 2GB Internet to Unlimited Internet via Jio Preview Offer.

Update: Various methods to Remove 1Gb per day Jio 4G Download Cap

As Jio 4G is now available for all 4G Enabled smartphones, in order to Get Unlimited Data, SMS and Call with Free roaming, Follow these simple instructions :

  • Install MyJio App from PlayStore Or App Store
  • Now Install all the Apps mentioned in the app likely Jio Money, Jio Play, Jio Beats and Many more.
  • Once installation is completed. Restart your device which has your jio sim in it.
  • Now Open MyJio App and Then Register your phone number via SignUp option and verify your mail id.
  • Again open My Jio App and then you will see Avail Jio Unlimited Preview Offer and you are done. Just click over it. You will now get free Unlimited Access to Everything for a period of 3 months.


Here is short video tutorial explaining how to avail full unlimited Internet Data on Jio 4G :

Note : Please Focus on Part Which Explains how to Expand 2Gb to Unlimited Data Plan on Reliance 4G.

What is the Validity of Reliance Jio 4G Preview Offer?

This question is getting huge air due to rumours spreading around all over the World via Social Media that Reliance is planning to offer Jio 4G Unlimited Preview Offer for a year to the customers who own LYF handsets and Those who just have jio 4G Sim cards will have normal Jio Preview Offer Valid for 3 Months or 90 Days only!

Whats True ? Its for sure that Reliance Jio 4G Preview Offer will be valid until Reliance launches JIO Publically for USAGE like other networks Airtel, iDea etc. Till then your Jio 4G Preview Offer will keep on extending and extending. 🙂

Consider: Install JIO Tv on PC or Laptop

Can we Make Calls using Jio Hotspot Device – JioFi ?

Yes, this is true. One can make phone calls if you are connected to JioFi Hotspot. All you need to do is – Open JIOJOIN app while you are connected to jioFi  and then Open DialPad in Jiojoin app and use the app to make phone calls and send messages as well. JioFi device is currently priced at 1999Rs after it was dropped by 1000Rs after JIO 4G was launched to all!

Reliance Jio 4G Hotspot calling feature

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This is actually a cool feature that we have ever seen in JIOFi or any Hotspot device. Apart from this one can also connect upto 31 devices to Jio Hotspot and thereby you will not need 4G smartphone and use Jio Internet via JioFi on any 3g or 2G mobile with Wifi Funtion!

How to Make Calls On Phone not Supporting VoLTE but are 4G on Jio 4G Sim?

This is one of the common question that keeps on popping in several minds as devices that support 4g, generally do not have VoLTE or Voice Over LTE support as a result people using Jio 4G are deprived of Voice Calls on 4G Smartphone too. Well the solution for this is quite simple :

  • Install JIOJOIN App on your phone which has Reliance 4G LTE sim inserted in and register for JioJoin.
  • Now Select JioJoin as Default Telephony app on your Android Smartphone and that’s it.
  • Open Dialer or select contacts using jioJoin app and Call to anyone in your list.

This solves the great problem on jio sim to call on any smartphone not supporting VoLTE.

Reliance Jio 4G Plans 2017:

As per the latest Reliance Jio Launch by Mukesh Ambani, here are the set of plans that are introduced by Reliance jio 4G at great affordable ranges  :

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Reliance jio 4G Plans All India Cheap Data Free Calls

As per the JIO 4G plans introduced, One can do Free Voice Calls all over India by choosing the desired plan. The cheapest of all plan is of 149 Rs which offers various facilities. It will be all your decision which Plan you wanna go to! But ideal plan for Reliance jio 4G would be of 499Rs per month which has Free Voice Calls, 4GB 4G internet data with Unlimited 4G internet from Night 12 to Morning 6AM. Apart from it, one would have Unlimited SMS and 20GB of 4G JioFi Internet with a validity of 28 Days.

How To Activate ISD Calling and ISD Roaming on Jio 4G:

This ISD Service is also free on reliance JIO 4G, but you will need to activate the same. To Do so, Follow the Instructions as mentioned here to Activate ISD Calling and free ISD Roaming on JIO 4G Network :

  • Head over to Jio.com Portal and Login to your account.
  • Now press on Setting Gear which could be seen on your Screen. You will see a screen like this now :
    Free ISD Calling ISD Roaming JIO 4G Offer

    Enable Reliance Jio 4G ISD Calling And ISD Roaming

  • Now select and Enable ISD and International roaming.

This will enable you all to use JIO 4G as you travel abroad with Zero Roaming Charges.

Reliance Jio Free Welcome Offer

All you need to know about Reliance Jio Free Welcome Offer – Jio 4G officially announced its plans which will be in use from 1st January 2017, but up to then we have the Free Welcome Offer, Like we had Jio Preview Offer which was valid upto 3 months and now which is extended till 31st December 2016.

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Reliance Jio 4G Welcome Offer

All the Reliance Jio 4G customers will be directly converted to Reliance Jio Welcome offer from 5th Sep 2016. Yes it is all free of cost until 31st December 2017 after which you can choose your own Tarrif plans and go with it!

Update: Reliance Jio Happy New Year offer will be extended till Dec 31 2017 from March 31 2017.

How can you get Jio Free Welcome Offer ?

As earlier, you generated code for Jio Preview Offer, One can follow the same set of procedure for the mentioned Manufacturers of Smartphones : Samsung, Micromax, HTC, Lenovo, Sony, Intex, Vivo, Lava, Panasonic, Gionee, Asus, Motorola, Xolo, Karbonn, LG, Infocus, Huawei, Videocon, Celkon, YU, Sansui, Alcatel, TCL & Reliance Jio

Go to MyJio, click on avail offer, download JioTV, JioCinema, JioMusic & JioMoney by clicking on Submit to avail your Free Welcome Offer.

Frequently Asked Question and Our Answers regarding Reliance Jio 4G Services, SimCard :


How to Port Other Operator numbers to Jio 4g?

As part of the Free Welcome Offer, you can port in your existing mobile number to Jio.

1)    To port in, send PORT Mobile Number to 1900 from your existing number which needs to be ported to Jio.
2)    Download MyJio app from Play Store and generate offer code.
3)    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.
4)    You will need to submit a copy of Proof of Address, Proof of Identity and a photograph for availing your Jio SIM.

can jio sim be used in other mobiles
Yes it can be used on any Android or ios or windows smartphone which has 4G LTE enabled on it.

can jio sim be used in dongle,
Yes, Jio Can be used in Dongle as well by applying Following AccessPoint Settings for JIO :
Apn : jionet
Rest all field Blank and Save it as Jio-4G

can jio sim work in iPhone,

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Yes, but that require rooting and various other techniques, more over the speed will be slow over the same!

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Any 4G Compatible Phone

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Yes, as Redmi 3 Supports 4G LTE

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Yes, that too for free without problem

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Yes, On All 4G Enabled Devices

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Somesh Chaudhary

Tech Blogger and Android Expert who loves surfing Internet and finding new tech stuff and frame new articles over the same and help the world with the knowledge attained!

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