There is no doubt in the fact that Reliance Jio is the next big thing. It is not even a year-old and has already become a household name. The company got the fame in a very short span of time and is growing at a very rapid pace. It should be noted that it is the fastest growing telecom company in the world. After disrupting the telecom market, Jio is all set to mark its presence in the DTH field. Rumors were already started a month ago when Jio DTH’s images went viral on the internet suggesting that Jio is planning to enter the DTH market. In this post, we are going to let you know all the information about Reliance Jio DTH.
When will Jio DTH will Launch?
Jio DTH will not work like your normal DTH. Jio is planning to launch the DTH service along with the Fiber Broadband which means that the cable for internet will also give the cable connection as well. Jio is already working on laying the optical fiber cable across the nation and once it is completed, you can expect the launch of DTH services. There is no official information on the launch date but it is expected that Jio DTH will be launched in the May-June 2017.
Jio DTH Features & Specification
As per the leaked images of Jio DTH Set Top Box, it looks like a normal set top box but features a USB port in the front. There is Jio branding on front HDMI port and audio/video output on the back. It is also expected that it will have an Ethernet port which will allow users to connect the broadband cable to the Set Top Box.
Jio DTH Specs:
- HDMI Support
- 4K Ultra Recording
- Dual Band WiFi
- Bluetooth and support for Android TV
- Support for Google Chromecast
- HDMI Male to Male Connector & Above CAT 5E LAN Cable
Jio DTH Plans & Channel List
Jio DTH will include all the major channels including HD channels. You will get all the popular channels like Sony Max, Sony Sab, Zee Cinema, Zee TV, Star Gold, Star Plus, Colors etc. It will include close to 300 normal channels & 50+ HD Channels. There is no concrete information but as per leaks & Rumors, Jio will offer following Packs.
- Jio Basic DTH Pack
- Jio DTH Gold Pack
- Jio DTH Silver Pack
- Jio DTH Platinum Pack
- Jio DTH Sports Pack
- Jio DTH My Pack (with customized channels as per user’s need)
Jio DTH Welcome Offer
When Jio 4G was launched, the company decided to roll it out as a free service to users under the name of welcome offer. This is a brilliant marketing technique by the Reliance by making people addicted to the free services and later asking them to pay a minimal price for it. As per Internet speculations, Jio will also offer Welcome Offer Plan for DTH. Now, there is no information on whether it would be a 3-month welcome offer or 1-monthe welcome offer. We will have to wait for the launch to know the exact duration of the Jio’s DTH Welcome Offer.
Jio DTH Prices
The DTH prices in India varies from Rs. 250-300 per month for a basic pack. You will have to shed some extra money if you wish to see HD channels. It is expected that Jio DTH will cost you Rs. 180-200 for the basic pack. If it is true, just like Jio 4G, Jio DTH will also be the cheapest in the market.
How to get Jio DTH Connection?
There is still no official information on how to get Jio DTH Connection. The registration has still not started and it is expected that it will start soon. Keep reading our website and we will let you know as soon as Jio DTH registration goes live.