Reliance JioFi: Everything you need to know

Reliance JioFi: Everything you need to know

After a very successful launch of Reliance Jio, people are more interested in how to access its free, fast internet data. Rather than buying another smartphone for your Jio SIM, we bring you one of its product, JioFi, under the spotlight.

What is JioFi?

JioFi, powered by LYF, is a personal hotspot device launched by Reliance Industries. LYF powered JioFi is a broadband device that fits right into your pocket and as well as budget. It is an easy to use device that acts a bridge between 4G network and local WiFi that it creates. You can connect upto 10 devices and 1 USB connection at a similar time.

It comes with a charger and USB cable which you use to charge the device at home and can take JioFi with you if you’re headed out. One of the many features of JioFi is you can use Join Jio App to make calls or send messages through JioFi. That means you can still make full use of Reliance Jio’s 4G network even if your phone doesn’t support 4G.

How to set up JioFi?

The Reliance JioFi comes with a Reliance Jio SIM, which once activated can be used to connect to the network. However, you can use SIM of other operators to use JioFi but then you will pay the usage of that network.

JioFi switches on to create its own WiFi. JioFi comes with a password which you need to enter in the device you wish to connect. Or simply you can log in to jiofi.local.htm/ to change the password.

The JioFi is already a hot-selling device all thanks to it promising features.


The primary reason to buy a hotspot device is for its speed in which Jio doesn’t disappoint. It offers blazing fast internet with download speed of 150 Mbps and upload speed of 50 Mbps.

4G Data on 2G/3G phones

Jiofi offers this highly unique feature where you can utilize Reliance 4G VoLTE even on 2G/3G enabled phone.

HD Video and Voice calls

You can make HD rich video as well as voice calls and can connect to more than 4 devices to make voice or video conference calls.

Connect and share

With JioFi you can connect your laptops, smartphones, tablets, smart TVs instantly and other WiFi enabled devices. You can connect upto 32 devices with JioFi.

Convenient Device

You can charge the device and can carry it with you whenever you are on a go. It makes a very convenient product to carry it outside and upload pictures on a vacation or live an update and many more.


JioFi offers a battery hour of 2300 mAh that can last upto an entire day with active usage. It comes with a rechargeable built in battery which you can charge and it charges within an hour.

Reliance JioFi price and tariff plans

Reliance JioFi is priced at Rs. 1,999 which was slashed down from Rs. 2,899. According to latest news, Reliance Jio has come up with various offers on the same. You can get a cashback 100 per cent at the exchange of your old dongle with JioFi or can avail upto Rs. 1000 worth of 4G data.

JioFi has come up as a practical device at the moment offering high speed data connectivity. It is a promising device that you need at the go.