An Extravaganza of Offerings in 4G Data Services from Reliance Ji

An Extravaganza of Offerings in 4G Data Services from Reliance Ji

By Deepa Dasmajumdar

With Mukesh Ambani announcing the extravaganzas of the Reliance Jio 4G network, it seems to have swept away the entire nations by surprise, making almost everyone vie to grab the magic SIM card that offers free data and other comparatively cheaper services as compared to other network providers in the country.

Whatever it is, it is time to look into the deeper to perceive if the company’s aggressive pricing strategy is truly benefitting every Indian and enabling everyone to remain online against its bigger counterparts.


As per the conditions announced by the CEO and managing director of Reliance Industries LTD, every user will get everything- data services, voice calls and video streaming at absolutely free of cost.

  • In addition to this, the free voice call facility will remain active for customers for a lifetime.
  • No need to pay costs, including extra prices while on roaming.
  • Under the offer, you no longer need to pay extra charges as charged by other telecom operators for texting on the public holidays.  
  • This offer will be made available to the customers under the package of “Welcome Offer”, expiring on the 31st December, 2016.
  • It is possible to receive data services as low as Rs. 19 per day, and on the other hand, if you want to avail long-term data service facilities, you need to pay is Rs. 4999 per month only after the offer expires.
  • You can get 1 GB of data services at only Rs. 50 while rival companies charge as much as Rs. 250 for 1 GB.  

Other Scintillating Offers from Reliance Jio

You can access to free and the cheapest 4G data services till 31st December, 2016. Under this service, you can avail free voice calls, unlimited messages and 4G services including access to Jio’s Wi-Fi hotspots. Apart from these bountiful services, you can download Jio’s mobile applications compatible on iOS and Android.

In addition to their plethora of benefits, make one thing in mind that you can get unlimited data for voice calls and downloads for absolutely free at night.

Multimedia contents are also on offer for free for the first year. However, it is not clear how much they are going to charge from you for their premium multimedia services after this.

Tariff plans are also quite cheaper as compared to the leading telecom operators.



Comparison: 4G Data services as charged by Jio Vs Airtel Vs Vodafone

Telecom Operator

1 GB for 4GB Data

2 GB for 4GB Data

4 GB for 4GB Data

Reliance Jio 4G


Not Applicable


Rs. 299

Rs. 499

Vodafone 4G

Rs 255


Rs. 359

Rs. 559

Airtel 4G

       Rs 255

Rs. 455


Idea 4G

Rs 245


Rs. 455

Rs. 755


This is how the chart expresses the huge difference in price for 4G data services.  Well, if you want to avail these excited and overwhelming 4G data services, your phone must be compatible with VoLTE. Hence, if your phone supports this feature, you are just an inch away to get the benefits of Reliance Jio.