What Exactly is Jio’s Wifi Calling Feature? Here’s is Everything You Need to Know!

jio's wifi calling feature

Summary: We have already seen the Reliance’s Jio Infocomm taking over all the network operators in the country. Now, the company has taken another great step which will contribute to the country’s development. This time, Mukesh Ambani, the man behind Reliance Jio announced that they are all set to launch yet another great feature of Wi-Fi calling for the users. With this feature, the users would be able to make an internet call using the closest public Wi-Fi network. Read this post to learn more about the Reliance Jio’s Wifi Calling Feature in Detail. 

Main Article: Back in 2016, the Reliance Jio Infocomm stepped into the mobile network’s game. And the outcome of this can be seen throughout the country. Reliance Jio has taken over a lot of customer base of its rivals like Bharti Airtel and Vodafone on the country. The company has successfully created a base of over 200 million users in the country within 2 years which is crazy.

Well, as you might already know that the Network is only for 4G devices. Also, the Voice calls require the VoLTE in order to function properly. According to the census, there are still over 500 million users who are using a feature phone despite a Smartphone. Now, in order to grab the customer base of Feature Phone users, the company.

Let us know Jio’s Wifi Calling Feature in Detail

jio's wifi calling feature

Jio’s Wifi Calling Feature has been finally launched by the company which is known as Jio’s Wifi Calling Feature. This feature would enable the users to make a call using a nearest public WiFi network and route it to the mobile or landline network in any destination.

This would overcome the frustration that the users face like dropped calls in rural and backward areas, old buildings with thick walls, garages, metro stations and other locations where mobile signals are weak. According to a senior official at the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), the security testing has been completed for the Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited.

The Indian Government is also trying its best to give a push to the public WiFi ecosystem in India. The “Public Open WiFi” Project by the government is expected to spread such services by offering cheap internet connectivity. Especially, in the rural areas and the tier-2 and 3 towns. The DoT is also expected to launch around 10,000 hotspots in the country. And then scale it to over 1,00,000 in the first three.

The Reliance Jio will initially offer Jio-to-Jio calls and then expand it to the other networks as well. We expect this service to be completely free as the company has said that the Voice Calling would always be free over the VoLTE. This had an impact on the rivals like the Bharti Airtel and the Vodafone. They are also planning to launch their own Wi-Fi hotspots in the country.

So that’s it guys, this was our take on Let us know Jio’s Wifi Calling Feature in Detail. Let us know what do you think about this new step by the company in the comments section down below.

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  1. Hi Abhinav

    Liked the article. Can you please confirm if this works on an iPhone Max and if this would work anywhere as long as you have WiFi including outside india