Jio announced GigaFiber and smart home accessories:
After the disrupting the telecom market with Reliance Jio, Today the company announced about its much awaited service- Jio GigaFiber broadband service.
About Jio GigaFiber and Jio Home accessories:
To complement the launch of Jio GigaFiber, Reliance Jio has announced the launch of a Jio Smart Home Accessories suite.
This includes an audio dongle, video dongle, smart speaker,smart plug, Wi-Fi extender, outdoor security camera and also a TV camera. Jio is also set to bring smoke sensor, water leak sensor, siren, gas leak sensor, panic button, door sensor, and smart video doorbells.
These are designed to let users control and monitor their homes remotely using their smartphones.
Jio Giga Fiber:
Jio GigaFiber, is the latest offering from Jio to your home. Fiber is clearly a feature of our generation. With Fiber technology one can get ultimate broadband experience to surf, stream, game and also work.
Already the service is in beta phase in thousands of homes.
Customers will be able to register their interest starting from August 15. The services will be rolled out in cities based on the interests recorded. It will be launched in 1100 cities in india soon.
Features of JioGiga Fiber:
The Jio fiber aims to deliver FTTH services to homes:
2) Multi-party videoc onferencing
3) Virtual-reality Gaming
4) Smart home solutions.
Its also includes a voice-activated virtual assistant support.
Jio fiber aims to connect 50 million Indian homes through its new broadband service.
The Jio Gigafiber router will be connected to JioGiga set-up box. This will make your homes wall-to-wall coverage, easy to make smarter home and 24/7 security monitoring. Users can enable alerts as well. The whole installtion process will take less than one hour.
Jio have also shared the speed test results in the AGM. As per the data shared by the company, calculated by NetVelocity, the JioGigaFiber service offers up to 1Gbps download speeds and 100Mbps upload speeds with a latency of 30m.
Features of Jio Fiber:
- Jio Gigafiber to provide faster internet connections
- Offers fast upload and download speed enabling UHD (Ultra HD), top notch video conferencing and a variety of camera application usage and experience seamlessly.
- Reliance Jio is installing its next generation fiber cables across Pan india which will allow them to adopt latest technology and changes in a faster phase.
Jio Gigafiber plans:
Company did not announce any of the plan details. One can expect the price at less than 1000 INR for the base plan.
Currently, Jio Fiber is in testing phase at multiple locations in India. For now Jio fiber gives 100 MBPS download speed with the monthly limit of 100 GB. Users will also have complimentary access to Jio’s premium apps.
As this preview offer the company osnt2chargimg it’s customers but they have to pay a refundable amount of Rs.4500 for the ONT device (Jio router).
The amount is completely refundable subject to the terms and conditions.
More Jio products:
Reliance announced other two new products – Jio GigaRouter and Jio GigaTV.
With this users can able to watch over 600channels in UHD resolution.
With this users can place video calls to other TV’s connected by the company’s Jio Gigafiber service. Now you can do video calls from your Tv to another using this device.