is Reliance Jio Growing Faster than Facebook, WhatsApp and Skype? Yes it is, basing on Number of subscribers joined Jio in last 3 Months, Mukesh Ambani rightly claimed at jio event that “In the first 3 months, Jio has grown faster than Facebook, WhatsApp or Skype”
Jio has added 50 million customers on its 4G LTE all-IP wireless broadband network.
He announced yesterday that Jio has crossed 50 million subscribers in just 83 days from commencement of services on 5 September 2016. The average rate of addition of 6 lakh subscribers per day is the fastest achieved by any technology company in the world including the likes of Facebook, WhatsApp and Skype.
Jio has successfully rolled out eKYC across 2 lakh outlets in India, thereby allowing activation of SIM to get completed in under 5 minutes.
More than 95% of the activations are being done in a paperless manner through eKYC. The Company is in the process of doubling the network, to 4 lakh digitally enabled outlets by March 2017.
Jio customers can benefit from the Mobile Number Portability facility such that they can retain their existing number when they migrate to Jio.
Jio has also introduced Home Delivery of Jio SIMs, so that the enterprise and high-end customers can get a Jio SIM home-delivered and activated in 5 minutes through eKYC.
This feature is being progressively launched across India through MyJio application and will be available in top 100 cities by 31st December 2016.
Jio Happy New Year Offer -Announcement by RIL Chairman & Managing Director Mr. Mukesh Ambani on 1st Dec, 2016.