Vodafone was the fastest 4G upload network with an average speed of 5.8 Mbps in July
4G phone revolution is flourishing in the villages of rural India but there's ample scope for exponential growth
A recent study by CMR (CyberMedia Research), reveals that one out of three 4G subscribers’ lives in the villages.
IPL 2018: Reliance Jio 'Cricket Season Pack' offers 102 GB of 4G data at Rs 251 with a validity of 51 days
To celebrate the 11th edition of the IPL, Jio has announced a special 'Cricket Season Pack', which will be valid for 51 days.
The new Jio 4G recharge offer applies for pre-paid customers and will actually allow customers to perform an advance recharge
According to industry sources, Jio carries more than 100 crore GB data per month.
While it may have been a bumpy ride for Reliance Jio and the other telecom operators, it seems that in the end, it was the consumer the benefitted the most out of Jio's disruptive pricing.
The Reliance JioPhone is an entry-level feature phone that packs in 4G bands that allows it to do a lot more than just place phone calls.
Idea which is being merged with larger rival Vodafone, is working with handset makers to launch a phone which will offer customers the freedom of choice.
Reliance Jio turned out be the fastest growing service provider, showing a growth rate of 4.25 percent followed by BSNL which grew at 1.34 percent, while market share leader Airtel grew by 0.76 percent as of 31 May, 2017.
There were reports on Sunday which claimed that customer data, including mobile numbers and other details of Reliance Jio users, were allegedly leaked on an independent website.
The arrested computer science dropout told the police that he had made the website as he wanted to provide Jio user data through it.
Under the Rs 349 plan, users are being offered 20 GB of data for 56 days, while Rs 399 will get them 84 GB of data valid for 84 days.
Reliance Jio will provide 224 GB of data on the recharge of Rs 509 and 24 GB of data on the recharge of Rs 149.
While Reliance Jio lead the race in terms of customer acquisition, it has had a slow growth for active subscribers.
Reliance Jio topped the chart in 4G network speed for the month of April with an all-time high download speed of 19.12 megabit per second, as per the latest Trai report.
The payment of advance licence fee for the last quarter (January-March) of 2016-17 by three telecom service providers --Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular -- has resulted in a loss of Rs 400 crore to the government, Reliance Jio has claimed.
Reliance Jio started charging for internet data this month, after more than seven months of free services, but has kept prices low.
Reliance Jio in a statement said that it will be withdrawing the offer in the next few days after the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) advised them to do so.
Amid a tussle between leading telecom firms over broadband speed, data published by telecom regulator Trai shows that Reliance Jio tops the chart with almost double the download speed of those offered by its nearest rivals -- Idea Cellular and Airtel.
Shares of Reliance Industries Ltd soared over 10% after its telecom venture Jio said it will begin charging for data services from April.