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Reliance unveils fibre broadband service in 1,100 cities

Jio Monsoon offer Here's how you can get new Jio Phone 2 for Rs 500 Reliance announces the JioPhone 2 and Jio GigaFiber FTTH service
Angelica Greene | 06 July, 2018, 06:29

Reliance JioPhone 2, a successor to the current JioPhone, has been announced in India at a price of Rs 2,999.

Meanwhile, Mukesh launched Jio Phone Monsoon Hungama Offer where Jio users can exchange existing Jio Phone for a brand new feature phone for Rs 501. Since Jio is a greenfield player and has a complete ecosystem offering multiple services like Jio health/education, Jio TV, 3D VR streaming and smart home accessories, it will have an edge against the current broadband services providers. Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani said that the FTTH service will be provided in 1,100 cities across the country.

Mumbai: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Thursday announced the launch of Jio Phone 2. The new JioPhone 2, however, features a QWERTY keypad with a 4-way navigation key, similar to older BlackBerry handsets. It supports voice command feature on TV.

According to him, optical fibre-based fixed line broadband is the future and the company has already invested over Rs 250,000 crores for creating state-of-the-art digital infrastructure to provide mobile and broadband connectivity across the country with the largest fiber footprint. On the camera department, the JioPhone 2 offers a 2MP rear camera along with VGA front camera.

The company is also expected to unveil the fourth quarter performance last fiscal of RIL and Reliance Jio. The new JioPhone 2 also runs on the KaiOS and supports popular apps like WhatsApp, Facebook, and YouTube.

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Ambani has set a target of 100 million JioPhone users in the "shortest possible time".

The term loan, the fourth for the Reliance Industries in the past five years and the second covered facility for Jio in the past three years, was arranged on June 22, the company said in a statement. The price and plans for both the services haven't been announced yet and should be made available closer to August 15th.

"From here onwards, it will depend on the profitability of Jio", said a fund manager, whose mutual fund owns Reliance shares.

For smart home solutions, Jio will first set up a GigaRouter at your home. The service will be made available on August 15. It now offers fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) broadband connections with 1.1TB (terabytes) of free data at a speed of 100 mbps.

Another interesting feature is the JioGigaTV calling, which will allow you to make video calls to every other TV powered by JioGigaFiber as well as any mobile or tablet connected to any other network. However, the Jio Phone platform does not have access to some of the most widely used apps in India.

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