Reliance to roll out Jio GigaFiber in Chennai along with other cities in Tamil Nadu. The high speed broadband service brings speed upto 100Mbps starting at just Rs.500.
Last year in August, Giga Fiber was formally announced, first to employees of Jio then trial based service in limited cities.
We finally got the answer. Jio is going to launch the service in 1600 cities across India, so definitely many cities/towns from Tamil Nadu will also be among the first public roll out.
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Jio Giga Fiber Launch Date in Tamil Nadu
Though there’s no official announcement regarding the launch date for Jio fiber service, press report says,
- Jio Giga Fiber Launch Date: April 2019
- No.Of Cities Jio Fiber launching : 1500 cities
Note: The service will be offered as phased manner.
Jio Giga Fiber test service concluded, so public launch is expected to happen within this month.
Jio Giga Fiber Plans Tamil Nadu
As per info given in the official website of Jio, Reliance is going to kill broadband market as well just like how they did mobile data plans,
- JioGigaFiber preview offer 100GB / month
- 100Mbps for 90 days.
- 90 Days ( 3 months )
- Free access to Jio Premium apps ( movies/news/tv )
- No Installation Charge
- Refundable Security Deposit: Rs.4500 for ONT ( Optical Network Terminal )
- Payment via : Debit/credit card / Jio Money / PayTm
Jio Fiber Post Paid or Pre Paid:
As of now, When Jio Giga Fiber commercial operation begins, it will be offered only through Prepaid.
You would be required to recharge Rs.500 monthly to avail 100GB of data.
In future, Jio Giga fiber post paid plans will be announced but there’s no date given.
Jio Giga Fiber Coverage in Tamilnadu
If you’re looking for list of cities / towns where Jio Giga Fiber service be offered in the state of Tamil Nadu, it’ll be updated below,
- more cities coming
We’ll keep updating this list as we get to know more cities or towns included in the initial phase of Jio Giga fiber roll out in Tamil Nadu.
How Much Does it Cost for Jio Giga Fiber ?
One of the most frequently asked question, will i need to pay anything other than mentioned monthly charge of Rs.500?
Yes you need to.
Rs.4500 security deposit has to be paid when you sign up for Jio Giga service in tamilnadu just like it is elsewhere.
The amount you pay will be refunded when you surrender your connection.
When you sign up for Jio fiber connection, you’ll be given ONT device which is like modem with Wifi feature, so you need to return it when you disconnect jio fiber service.
There’s no Installation Charge.
Jio GigaFiber in Chennai ?
Obviously Chennai is the capital of Tamil Nadu, it’s going to be the first city to get the service.
Jio Fiber launch in Chennai is going to be very easy for Jio because, as you know recently Jio bought two companies including Hathaway and Den Networks.
Hathaway has operations in Chennai already, fiber is said to be connected most of the popular locality in Chennai.
So, once public roll out begins, Jio Giga Fiber will be available on the day of launch in Chennai.
Similarly Den Network broadband service is available in Cities like New Delhi, Gurgaon, Jodhpur, Kanpur , Jhansi and several others.
It’ll be much easier for Jio to launch Giga Fiber service in those areas where the fiber broadband service is already connected by its other company.
I’m sure not everyone is from Chennai, you might be looking for,
Jio Fiber in Coimbatore
Jio Fiber in Salem
Jio Fiber in Trichy
Jio Fiber in Madurai
Jio Fiber in Cuddalore
Jio Fiber in Pondicherry
Jio Fiber in Tirupur,
most of the popular towns/cities in TN will get Jio Fiber service when the public launch commences.
More info regarding Jio Fiber broadband service in Tamil Nadu will be updated as we get.
Many of you have asked when will Jio Giga fiber be launched in Tamil Nadu ?