Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) chairman Mukesh Ambani announced the cheapest Reliance Jio 4G tariff plan data pack with unlimited voice calling and SMS. He revealed the 4G tariff plans at Annual General Meeting (AGM) event in Mumbai. The much anticipated 4G VoLTE service will offer data tarrifs at never before process and make voice calls totally free, unprecedented in the Indian market.
Only 10 tariff plans for Haryana, Punjab, Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Tamilnadu, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Delhi, Chandigarh, West Bengal, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Uttarakhand all states of India.
Ambani said the tariff was based on three pillars :
First one, the customer should pay only for either voice or data
Second , data must be affordable
Third, pricing structure should be simple.
So Reliance Jio won’t charge for voice calls, data prices will be cheapest in the world.
Only 10 Tariff Plans to choose from :
To start with Reliance Jio data packs will start for as low as 5 paise per MB adding up to Rs 50 for 1GB, a fraction of the cheapest data plan in India at the moment.
Reliance Jio 4G Tariff Plans :
Reliance Jio will offer data packs ranging from Small (S) to XXXL.
The small plan starts at Rs 149 for 0.3GB data along with access to 100 SMSes.
There’s a Medium pack which comes at Rs 499 for 4GB 4G data and access to unlimited 4G at night.
The Large, XL, XXL and XXXL 4G packs are priced at Rs 999, Rs 1,499, Rs 2,499, Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999, respectively. The Reliance Jio data packs give users an access to free voice calls.
Reliance Jio data packs give users an access to free voice calls and Jio premium apps.
All Jio Data Services with Jio premium apps free till 31 December :
Jio Premium apps include JioPlay, JioOnDemand, JioBeats, JioMags, JioXpressNews, JioDrive, JioSecurity and JioMoney. Reliance Jio data packs with access to Jio premium apps is free till December 31, 2017. Users will be charged as per these data packs after December 31.
All data services will free till December 31, 2016 after which users will be able to choose their tariff plan. The free services will start September 5, he said, though they have been free for all users for a few months now. Ambani called it the Jio welcome offer, the best anyone was offered anywhere in the world.
Reliance Jio 4G offer no roaming charges all over India :
During the AGM event, Ambani announced that all voice calls for Jio customers will be free of cost. Also, there will be no roaming charges for customers for Jio customers.
International roaming rates will also be cheaper than the rivals, though he did not announced the rates.