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Ever since from its initial release, Reliance JIO has been a sensation. And, more recently the head of Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani in a press meet said that there are already 1.5 billion users for the network, which is really insane, considering the fact that the network is still in trail stages.
Reliance JIO is already shaking the rival networks such as the Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, etc. Yesterday, Reliance made a major step by announcing that they are expanding the preview offer for many Samsung devices and for all the LG 4G devices, which shows the company's intent to take on the Indian networks.
Recently, the company also announced an offer with which customers can get a JioFi device for Rs. 2,999 and enjoy unlimited 4G, voice calls, messages for 90 days. We, at GizBot have already listed all the possible ways to get a JIO SIM with 90 days preview offer.
In this article, we'll guide you through the procedure of 'How to get a Reliance JIO SIM card with the help of Samsung and LG 4G enabled smartphone'.
Samsung smartphones which support the preview offer is : Samsung Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5, Galaxy A5 2016, Galaxy A5 Duos, Galaxy A7, Galaxy A7 2016, Galaxy A8, Galaxy Alpha, Galaxy Core Prime, Galaxy Grand Max, Galaxy J max, Galaxy J1 Ace, Samsung Galaxy J1 Ace, Galaxy J2, Galaxy J2 (2016), Galaxy J2 Pro, Galaxy J3, Galaxy J5, Galaxy J5 (2016), Galaxy J7, Galaxy J7 (2016), Galaxy K Zoom, Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy Note 5 Duos, Galaxy Note 7, Galaxy Note Edge, Galaxy S 5 Plus, Galaxy S4, GALAXY S4 4G, Galaxy S4, Galaxy S5 Neo, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy S6 Edge Plus, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, Grand Prime, Galaxy On5, Galaxy On5 Pro, Galaxy On7 and Galaxy On7 Pro.
LG smartphones which support the preview offer is : K332 (K7 LTE), K520DY (Stylus 2), K520DY, H860 (LG G5), K500I (X Screen), K535D (Stylus 2 Plus), LGH630D (G4 Stylus 4G), and LGH 442 (LGC70 Spirit LTE).
Check Your Smartphone Model Number
The initial step to begin the process is to ensure that your smartphone is in the above list and if yes, then head over to the second step. In our case, it was Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) we used to get the SIM card.
Download MyJio App From Google Play Store
Once after verifying your smartphone, you need to download an application called 'MyJio' with which you can get a SIM card for free. And, yeah the application is available for free via Play Store.
Open MyJio App and Start Setup
Once you are done with downloading the application, you need to now open the MyJio App again from inside the app. Once after opening the MyJio app, you'll see and option called 'Get Jio SIM'. Hit on it and agree all the asked terms and conditions.
Verify Your Mobile Number and Name
In this step, the application will ask for your name and mobile number to generate a preview code. Fill up those details and verify your mobile number to proceed further.
Check Availability of Your Location
In the next step, the application will ask you to check whether the services are available in your location or not. Do make note that, Reliance JIO is available for almost all locations. So, if you face any error such as 'Service not available in this location', please double check your location by setting it manually.
Generate Offer Code
In this step, you need to generate and offer code which is also called as 'Preview Code' to get a JIO SIM card.
Head Over to Reliance Digital Store
You can follow the on-screen instructions to get a clear idea on how to get a SIM card, however, it is so simple. All you need to do now is to visit a Reliance Digital Store nearby your location along with the generated preview offer code, the code generated smartphone, KYC Documents of your address proof and a photo of yours.
Wait For Tele-Verification
Once you're done with visiting the store and got your SIM card, you now have to wait for SIM to get activated. Within 24 hours to 48 hours, you will get the signal on your smartphone and after that call '1977' to verify your details. Upon tele-verification, you will be able to access Reliance JIO 4G services for free up to 90 days.