Finally, Reliance Jio announced its much-awaited FTTH broadband service called as Jio GigaFiber. It is going to be the largest fixed-line fibre-to-the-home i.e., FTTH based broadband service in the world. The company is coming out with Jio GigaFiber services in 1,100 cities of the country, and had planned to cover up more areas very soon.
The rival operators like ACT, BSNL, Airtel and others have already started to bring in changes to their plans to retain customers against Jio’s upcoming predatory plans. Here are some important things you need to know about Jio GigaFiber registration starting from August 15.
What is Jio GigaFiber basically?
The Jio GigaFiber is a FTTH broadband service by Reliance Jio. The Jio GigaFiber service will be expanding its fiber connectivity to homes, shops and offices with the best of fiber based broadband service with speeds upto as high as 1Gbps.
BSNL, Airtel, Connect are already in the market of FTTH Broadband Services in India.
Jio GigaFiber Availability?
The registrations for Jio GigaFiber broadband services will start from August 15. You can be apply for the Jio GigaFiber service directly from the official website, and Reliance Jio will provide you its FTTH broadband service to your location depending on the availability and infrastructure.
How To Register For Jio GigaFiber?
As told above, Jio GigaFiber will be available for registrations from August 15. You will be able to start registering for Jio GigaFiber from MyJio app or Jio.com for your location and suppose if you can’t find your location, you still be able to register for the same location and based on the demand and number of registrations for Jio Giga Fibre, Reliance Jio will bring in Jio GigaFiber to these locations.
At Which Places Jio GigaFiber Will Be Available?
Reliance Jio will be voming with its Jio GigaFiber service together in 1,100 cities of the country instantly. Though, the initial roll-out of the Jio GigaFiber services will hapen according the demand and will be in phases. The company will service the locations first from where it will receive the highest registrations and fater that will forward to other cities.
What Will You Get With Jio GigaFiber?
Registering for Jio GigaFiber service will also enable you for an exclusive Jio GigaTV. The company announced its Jio GigaTV service with Jio GigaFiber at the latest RIL AGM. The Jio GigaTV Set Top Box will come bundled with the Jio GigaFiber broadband service.
The Jio GigaTV can be connected to your TV for a 4K enabled media streaming and connectivity features.
Jio GigaFiber Plans (Expected)
Reliance Jio is expected to run its Jio GigaFiber services for free on a trial run basis. Though nothing is official, but Reliance Jio will probably have plans starting at Rs 500 or less, to as high as Rs 5,000.
Interesting thing is that Reliance Jio has already laid out more than 3 lakh km’s of optic fiber network in the country.
|Plan||Total Data||Plan Price||Validity|
|Jio Fiber 50 Mbps Plan||500GB||Rs 499||30 days|
|Jio Fiber 100 Mbps Plan||750GB||Rs 999||30 days|
|Jio Fiber 200 Mbps Plan||1000GB||Rs 1,599||30 days|
|Jio Fiber 400 Mbps Plan||1500GB||Rs 2,599||30 days|
|Jio Fiber 600 Mbps Plan||2000GB||Rs 3,599||30 days|
The company will also charge a refundable security deposit of Rs 4,500 (approx) for the ONT device (GigaHub Home Gateway).