New Delhi, Sept 10: Set to create massive ripples in the growing digital streaming and video-on-demand market, Reliance Jio commercially rolled out its fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) service "JioFiber" across 1,600 cities in India where the users will have an integrated experience of broadband, on-demand entertainment, free HD voice calling, TV video calling and unlimited data, among others.
JioFiber plan rentals start at Rs 699 a month and go up to Rs 8,499 a month and even the lowest tariff starts with 100 Mbps speed, the company said in a statement.
Those opting for Gold plan and above will get a free 60CM (24-inch) HD TV set. The Titanium plan will offer 1Gbps and 60,000GB data for a monthly rental of Rs 8,499.
Jio has priced the plans at less than one-10th the global rates -- to make it accessible for all.
Currently, the average fixed-line broadband speed in India is 25Mbps. Even in the US, it is around 90Mbps.
Under the long-term plans, JioFiber users will have access to 3, 6 and 12 month plans that provides substantially higher value. Through bank tie-ups, Jio will provide attractive EMI schemes.
Procedure to get JioFiber connection:
1.Click on this link:- https://www.jio.com/fiber/en-in/book-now or you visit Jio's website and go to the JioFiber section.
2.Click to Book Now option and fill your all details such as name, email address, address, contact number and more.
3.After filling your details choose your preferred plan. Like monthly plans or annual plans.
4.Then click on generate OTP and verify it.
5.Once the verification is complete, a JioFiber sales representative will contact you.
Rentals plans and initial deposit details:
1.For new JioFiber connection to pay Rs 1,500 as a refundable security deposit and Rs 1,000 as installation charges.
2.For monthly plan you will have to pay at least Rs 699 along with 18 per cent GST. Monthly plan goes up to Rs 8,499 per month with 18 per cent GST. It's similar for the annual plans.
Offers with new JioFiber connection:
1.With the Jiofiber welcome offer, the customers will get TV, 4K Set Top Box, OTT App Subscription and unlimited data. Every Jiofiber user will get a set-top box (even with a monthly plan).
2.Jio also offer a landline connection.
3.With Jio Forever Annual plans, you will get a free Bluetooth speakers with the Bronze and Silver plans. With the Gold plan and above, you will get free TV as well.
(With inputs from agencies)
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