Jio Fiber, the promising optical fiber-based service that used to be announced remaining year, received a list of updates at the forty-second Annual General Meeting (AGM) by way of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Monday. The service, which was once at the start rolled out by RIL subsidiary Reliance Jio as a trial, has garnered over 15 million registrations from nearly 1,600 cities in less than 12 months, RIL Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh D Ambani revealed while addressing the attendees at the AGM. Based on the overwhelming early response, Jio Fiber is deliberate to reach 20 million residences and 15 million commercial enterprise corporations across the initial 1,600 towns. At the AGM, Ambani and his group also underlined that aside from delivering fast broadband speeds of up to 1Gbps, Jio Fiber is set to provide tv services, gaming, mixed reality, and fixed-line voice calling access.

Here, we're highlighting everything around Jio GigaFiber that grabbed eyeballs throughout the AGM 2019.

Jio Fiber plans, Fiber industrial launch date

The largest announcement for buyers that took vicinity at RIL's forty second AGM on Monday used to be the industrial launch schedule of Jio Fiber. Mukesh D Ambani at the meeting published that Reliance Jio is set to kick off the industrial launch of Jio Fiber in India on September 5. The beta trials of the broadband get entry to were commenced returned in August ultimate year. But up till now, the agency did not specify any small print around how it is set to make Jio Fiber reachable towards the likes of ACT Fibernet, Airtel, and Spectra among others.

Ambani at some stage in his presentation at the assembly recommended that while the imparting was at first recognized as Jio GigaFiber that used to be supposed to carry default 1Gbps broadband gets admission to consumers, it would now be reachable as Jio Fiber -- beneath which the most fundamental graph starts with 100Mbps speed. However, he did point out that there will be plans up to 1Gbps as well.

Jio Fiber pricing, welcome offer

The Jio Fiber plans would be between Rs. 700 and Rs. 10,000 per month to meet the various demands of consumers, the executive said.

To appeal to new customers, a Jio Fiber Welcome Offer will be available. Reliance Jio is also set to offer an HD LED TV or 4K TV alongside a 4K set-top field for customers opting for an annual design called Jio Forever Plan. However, small print about the sketch is yet to be revealed.

Jio Home Phone

Aside from the industrial launch of Jio Fiber, Ambani at the AGM distinctive Jio Home Phone that will be the fixed-line service reachable alongside high-speed broadband carrier to enable worldwide calling with the "lowest fixed-line rates". Existing Jio GigaFiber and new Jio Fiber clients would be in a position to get voice calling help through the new service. Further, the default tariffs of Jio Home Phone are touted to be one-fifth to one-tenth of present industry tariffs. Customers will additionally get a dedicated unlimited worldwide calling pack at Rs. 500 per month to make calls in the US and Canada.


Jio Postpaid Plus

In addition to broadband and fixed-line access, Jio Fiber customers will get admission to Jio Postpaid Plus plans, which consist of a precedence SIM-setup provider at home. Jio Postpaid Plus plans are said to supply a "platinum-grade" experience, and will additionally include "unprecedented Family plans", low-cost international roaming, and smartphone enhancements at "preferential rates". Details about the tariffs beneath the Jio Postpaid Plus service will be handy on September 5.

Jio Set-Top Box with gaming support

Jio Set-Top Box that will be handy to Jio Fiber clients for gaining access to television services is touted to deliver "console-like" gaming experiences. Reliance Jio Directors Akash Ambani and Isha Ambani verified major gaming abilities of the Jio Set-Top Box at some point of the AGM.

"This will be at par with the leading gaming platforms globally," asserted Akash Ambani, who quickly performed FIFA 19 on stage to emphasize on multiplayer guide on the Jio Set-Top Box. The device is also claimed to assist "almost all gaming controllers" and can work the use of a digital controller through a smartphone. Also, it is stated to have built-in graphics.

The Jio Set-Top Box is touted to enable gameplay in 4K and offer a "zero-latency gaming experience" via Jio Fiber network. Moreover, Reliance Jio is working with main recreation publishers, which include Gameloft, Tencent, and Microsoft.

Jio MR and HoloBoard MR headset

Aside from showcasing some gaming capabilities, Directors Akash Ambani and Isha Ambani at the AGM revealed Reliance Jio's developments in the direction of the growing world of combined actuality (MR). The organization has invested in startup Tesseract to convey MR experiences via the Jio Fiber network. The executives majorly showcased three use cases, particularly shopping, education, and entertainment. The Jio Cinema app that would come preloaded on the Jio Set-Top Box used to be also shown to provide theatre-like experiences on MR headsets.

Bundled OTT apps subscription and Jio First-Day-First-Show service

Jio Fiber clients are set to acquire bundled subscriptions to "most main top class OTT applications", Mukesh Ambani announced at the AGM. The agency is additionally set to deliver an idea of offering new movies, referred to as Jio First-Day-First-Show.

"Premium Jio Fiber clients will be in a position to watch movies in their living rooms the identical day these movies launched in theatres," said Ambani in the course of his presentation

Related Products

You Might Also Like