Reliance Jio 4G is not only taking the Indian telecom industry by storm. It is also rocking the Google Android Play Store. After storming the telecom world with revolutionary Prepaid and Postpaid plans as well as MiFi device JioFi, now Jio apps are making the news headlines. Within just a few days of its launch Jio apps have occupied the Top Charts on Android Play Store. At the time of publication of this post, 9 out of TOP 10 apps on Google India Play Store are from Reliance Jio. WhatsApp is on the 5th place and Facebook Messenger is on the 12th place.
Jio has introduced some really revolutionary and innovative apps. In this post, we are listing top 5 must have android and iOS apps from the stable of Reliance Jio. All these apps except JioChat are available exclusively to Reliance jio Sim and Jio network users. First of all, you will have to install MyJio app to manage your device, Jio account, services and access suite of Jio Apps.
1. JioTV Live
JioTV allows you to watch Live TV channels & past 7 days programs on any device, any time.
JioTV offers instant access to widest range of TV channels (350+ channels spread across 10+ genres and 15+ languages) on your smartphones and tablets. Here are the main features of JioTV Live App:
– JioTV allows you to carry your TV with you – Anywhere TV: Enjoy your TV while you travel for work or fun.
– Pause & Play Live TV Channels at your convenience: Never miss a moment of your favourite TV shows. Pause and play live TV programmes from the point you left off.
– Prime time at your convenience: Never miss a program with the 7 day Catch Up of your favourite channels. JioTV allows you to enjoy missed episodes of prime shows, telecast in past 7 days.
– Quick Content Discovery using 7 (past / future) days TV Guide, Language & Genre filters or Channel / Program based search.
– Multilingual User Interface in 10 languages: Explore app in English, Hindi and other regional languages
– Personalized TV viewing experience: Mark channel / programs as favourites or Set Reminders: Plan your TV viewing by setting a reminder on upcoming programmes.
– Choose the quality at which you want the video to be played (high, medium, low, auto)
– JioTV provides share feature. Share your favourite programmes in your social network
JioCinema is an ondemand video library from the house of Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. It has over 1 lakh+ hours of exciting content: movies, TV Shows, music videos, Jio shorts, trailers for our viewers. Now explore best studios of the world and watch your favourites in a highly optimized and world-class video streaming experience.
Now you can watch the latest TV serials, movies, music videos, short videos on your Android device! Watch back to back episodes of your favorite shows, movies, international music videos, interesting short clips and more.
Enjoy and browse through Hindi, English, Tamil, Kannada, Marathi, Telugu, Bengali, Gujarati and Punjabi content.
With JioCinema you can:
– Resume watching from where you left off across any compatible device
– Get personalized movie recommendations or view the editors’ picks at the click of a button
– Watch 1080p HD quality videos with 5.1 Surround as we love to deliver quality content
– Choose the quality at which you want the video to be played (high, medium, low, auto)
– Get entertained without any advertisement pop-ups
– Watch movies and browse the app simultaneously – by just dragging and docking the player.
– Search your favourite content using Voice search feature.
– While seeking a movie, you can find the exact scene by looking at the thumbnails on the seek bar
– Browse through the content language wise, genre wise
JioMusic provides truly Unlimited Ad-Free access to HD music in your favorite language without any barriers. Listen & Download your favorite HD Songs without any additional charges unlike other music apps. Listen it anytime, anywhere.
+ Comprehensive regional music packaging
+ Download songs and Listen Offline
+ 1-Touch Ad-Free Curated Radio with Unlimited Skips
+ Smart Recommendations
+ High Quality HD music up to 320Kbps,
+ Curated Playlists based on Artists, Eras, Moods, Genres etc.
+ Exhaustive Song Playing Options
+ Sync downloaded music across devices
+ Player Queue: Re-Arrange songs, Create your own player queue
+ No Ads, No interruptions
+ World’s 1st: Tap to Play or Tap to Queue options in Settings
+ Light & Dark theme options
+ Connected Devices: Supports Android Wear, Pebble Watch, Bluetooth speakers etc.
JioChat is going to give WhatsApp and Facebook messenger a hard time. It makes you experience enhanced messaging, high quality voice & video conferencing. Express yourself in a fun way with instant video, stickers, doodle and emoticons. Follow top brand Channels to stay updated and enjoy bite-sized video stories on Explore.
◆ Proudly Indian!
◆ RICH MESSAGING. Instantly and easily message any of your JioChat contacts – one-to-one, or in groups. Send files (e.g. pdf, doc, xls, mp3, apk), emoticons, doodles, pictures, videos, audio notes and 1000s of local Indian stickers while you chat with them. You can create large groups up to 500 members.
◆ VOICE CALLS & VIDEO CALLS with CONFERENCING. You will never need to worry about hike in calling tariff because JioChat lets you make free calls to your JioChat contacts. Whether one-on-one or group, global or local, JioChat delivers both voice calling and video calling with an easy-to-use interface at no additional charges and as many users tell us — with far better voice quality than even PSTN calls or calls on many VoIP apps.
◆ MADE IN INDIA STICKERS. JioChat works with some of the most renowned artists in India to create stickers that are fun and help you express your emotions in your chats with your friends, family members and ALL your loved ones. Hindi, Bangla, Kannada, Punjabi, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Gujarati and Odia stickers – we’ve got them all!
◆ Follow BRANDED CHANNELS. Stay connected with your favourite brands over chat interface. Get the best deals and customized offers from various channels across categories.
◆ EXPLORE what’s happening in the world. Exciting bite-sized video stories from top media partners, specially curated for JioChat users. Short Vertical Video Stories for a rich, full-screen natural viewing experience.
◆ Available in ALL MAJOR INDIAN LANGUAGES. Now you can also use the app in Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Bengali, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Bengali & Odia.
JioMoney is much more than a wallet. It empowers you to pay everywhere in a cash-free way. With JioMoney, you can do mobile and DTH recharges, make everyday payments, send/receive money, pay insurance and other premiums, manage your finances, get great deals, and more:
• Make bill payments for MSEB, BSES, BEST, Mahanagar Gas, Gujarat Gas, GEB, and others
• Do your mobile recharge and pay bills for Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, BSNL, Reliance, MTNL, Aircel, Uninor, Tata Docomo, Cellone, and others
• Pay for DTH recharges for Dish TV, Tata Sky, Airtel DTH, Videocon D2H, Sun Direct, BIG TV, and others
• Pay insurance premiums
• Pay for online shopping at leading stores like Archies, Bookmyshow, Clarks, Groupon, Imagica, Starbucks, and thousands more
• Send and receive money to and from family and friends
• Get great deals, coupons and cashback directly on your mobile phone from local merchants
• Digitize not just your money but also your loyalty points
Soon, JioMoney will be accepted by thousands of physical stores and shops across India, thus expanding your digital money’s reach. With JioMoney, you get these unique advantages:
• Payment from and for the entire Reliance ecosystem – Reliance Retail, Digital Express, Reliance Fresh, Reliance Jewels, and other Reliance retail businesses
• Deep market penetration – Right from a mega mall to a neighborhood store
• Fast and convenient barcode scanning for physical merchants
• Easy transfer of JioMoney balance into your bank
Bonus Apps – 1. JioNet – This app lets you connect to thousands of Reliance Jio hotspots across the country, and you’ll never stress about data limits or speed again. 2. JioMags – It is the ultimate way to browse and read magazines on your tablet or smartphone. It is your virtual library with an enormous collection of magazines across categories and in multiple languages- English, Hindi and Indian regional. It’s like having your very own bookshelf with you, wherever you go. 3. Jio4GVoice – It enhances your non-VoLTE 4G phone with VoLTE capabilities. You can now use your non-VoLTE smart phone to make HD voice and video calls to any landline or mobile number anywhere in the world. You can also use these VoLTE features on your existing 2G/3G smartphones via JioFi. Not just that, Jio4GVoice also marks the entry of Rich Communication Services (RCS) in India. RCS has exciting features such as Rich Call, Chat, Group Chat, file share, location share, doodles, stickers and many more are available.