This Jio Phone recharge list consists of all the plans that the Mukesh Ambani-owned telecom operator offers to buyers of its 4G feature phone. The Jio Phone plans are different from the ones you buy for regular smartphone usage. But like the recent price hike for its regular 4G data plans, Jio has revised the tariffs for its Jio Phone plans as well. The telco has introduced new plans, reduced the validity period for existing ones, and a few more changes to look forward to for Jio Phone users. The recharges for the 4G feature phone come with benefits like free voice calls, 4G internet, free SMSes, and a complimentary subscription to Jio apps like live TV, news, cinema, and more. Here’s a look at the new Jio Phone recharge plans, how much more do users have to pay, and what benefits do they get for the money:
Best Jio Phone recharge plans
Compared to before, Jio now offers a total of seven Jio Phone recharge plans for its 4G feature phone users. Four of the packs come with a validity of 28 days, while there are two of them with a validity of 23 days. The most expensive Jio Phone recharge plan gives you 336 days of validity. All recharge packs come with free voice calls and bundled SMSes, along with free access to Jio TV, Jio Cinema, Jio News, Jio Security, and Jio Cloud apps. The details of all Jio Phone recharge plans are listed below:
1. Rs 75 Jio Phone recharge
It’s the most basic plan for Jio Phone customers but now it comes with a validity of just 23 days. The Rs 75 Jio Phone recharge plan offers a total of 2.5GB of data (0.1GB/ day + 200MB), free voice calls, and 50 text messages. Jio is also providing the customers complimentary access to its apps, such as Jio TV, JioCinema, JioNews, and more.
2. Rs 91 Jio Phone recharge
The Rs 75 plan from before is now priced at Rs 91 for Jio Phone customers. Valid for 28 days, this Jio Phone recharge plan offers a total of 3GB of data (0.1GB/ day + 200MB), free voice calls, and 50 text messages. Jio is also providing the customers complimentary access to its apps, such as Jio TV, JioCinema, JioNews, and more.
3. Rs 125 Jio Phone recharge
The Jio Phone recharge priced at Rs 125 earlier offered 28 days of validity, but now that has come down to 23 days. Benefits of this Jio Phone include 11.5GB data for the whole period, (500MB/ day), and a quota of 300 SMSes for 23 days.
4. Rs 152 Jio Phone recharge
The Rs 125 Jio Phone recharge plan has also got a price hike from December onwards. Jio Phone users will have to shell out Rs 152 every month. But the benefits remain unchanged. You get 14GB of data (500MB/ day) high-speed data and a quota of 300 SMSes for 28 days.
5. Rs 186 Jio Phone recharge
Similarly, the Rs 155 Jio Phone recharge plan now comes for Rs 186 to Jio Phone users. This plan is still available with 1GB data per day benefit along with free voice calls, 100 SMSes/day, and a complimentary subscription to Jio apps.
6. Rs 222 Jio Phone recharge
The Jio Phone recharge pack priced at Rs 185 earlier now costs you Rs 222 every month. With a validity of 28 days, this plan gives subscribers 2GB of data per day which comes to 56GB data for the whole month. The rest of the benefits are 100SMSes/day, unlimited free voice calls, and a complimentary Jio apps subscription.
7. Rs 899 Jio Phone recharge
The most expensive Jio Phone recharge plans now cost you even more. Earlier you were paying Rs 749 but now you can get the annual plan for Rs 899. And it still comes with a monthly data cap instead of a daily limit. Subscribers of this pack will get 2GB of data every 28 days with a total validity of 336 days. That means they will get 24GB of total data through the full validity.
Jio Phone recharge plans: price, data, validity
|Jio Phone recharge price||Data per day||Total||Validity|
|Rs 75||100MB per day + 200MB||2.5GB||23 days|
|Rs 91||100MB per day + 200MB||3GB||28 days|
|Rs 125||500MB per day||14GB||23 days|
|Rs 152||500MB per day||14GB||28 days|
|Rs 186||1GB per day||28GB||28 days|
|Rs 222||2GB per day||56GB||28 days|
|Rs 899||2GB per 28 days||24GB||336 days|
Jio Phone recharge offer
As per Jio Phone 2021 offer, new customers can avail of unlimited voice calls and 2GB high-speed internet data for free with Rs 1,499 and Rs 1,999 plans. The first is bundled with Jio’s VoLTE feature phone and 12 months of unlimited services. The second plan, priced at Rs 1,999, comprises the VoLTE device and unlimited services for 24 months. Customers opting for the Rs 1,999 JioPhone offer won’t have to recharge for 2 years, while those opting for the Rs 1,499 plan will remain recharge-free for a year.
The existing Jio Phone users can opt for Rs 749 plan for free voice local/ STD calls and 2GB internet per day with 12 months validity.
How to recharge Jio Phone online
You can recharge your Jio Phone online using the proprietary ‘MyJio’ app. The online recharge facility for the feature phone users is available through PayTM, Google Pay, and PhonePe, among others. Users can also walk into nearby mobile phone recharge outlets to top-up their Jio Phones.
How to check Jio Phone balance
You can check your Jio Phone balance through the pre-loaded MyJio app. Fire up the app and login with your number if you haven’t. You’ll see the remaining balance and validity details on your Jio Phone on the following screen. For a further breakdown of your Jio Phone plans details, go to the menu and select ‘My plan’.
In addition to this, Jio Phone users can give missed calls to 1299 from their phone to get the balance details via SMS.
Jio Phone data vouchers
At the time of writing, Jio has decided to discontinue the Jio Phone data vouchers for its customers in India.