On August 15-2016, the highly anticipated launch of Reliance Jio 4G services is expected. As we wait for this good news, there's another one for you - Reliance Jio is planning to offer free Jio 4G SIM to anyone who purchases a new smartphone costing Rs. 10,000 and above. This offer would be made available around this weekend, near the expected commercial launch of Jio 4G.
Adding to this, Aditya Shenoy from Pricebaba.com mentioned, "We have news from our sources that a Jio SIM can soon be availed by anyone with a new smartphone costing over Rs 10,000. The offer will be available around the weekend leading to Independence Day. The other perks of the preview offer may still be applicable for the new SIM where users can access unlimited data and calls for 90 days.”
However, it is still unclear whether the offer would be valid if the new smartphone is purchased from Reliance Digital Stores only or not.
Initially, Reliance Jio connections were available to the friends and families of Jio’s employees on an invite basis only.
Later, the company offered the free services for a period of 90 days under the 'Jio Preview Offer' to anyone who bought the LYF smartphones.
The preview offer includes the use unlimited Jio Preview Offer, unlimited video calls and SMS, 4500 minutes of voice calls, and free access to Jio’s premium services ranging from cloud storage to security to media streaming and live TV.
Later, the preview offer was extended to users having Samsung smartphones like Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6 edge Plus, Galaxy Note Edge, Galaxy Note 5 / Note 5 Duos, Galaxy Note 4 Galaxy A8, Galaxy A5 2015 and A5 2016 and Galaxy A7 2015 and A7 2016.
Another piece of good news for LYF smartphone users - if you have been using a LYF smartphone for more than 90 days with the Reliance Jio 4G preview offer, then you would be able to use your Jio SIM on any device of your choice now.