Reliance Jio Infocomm, the telecom firm of the Mukesh Ambani-led group has recently launched an instant messaging app called Jio Chat on 11th April. This is available both for Android and iOS devices and this app is competing with popular apps such as WhatsApp, Line, WeChat and Hike in India.
The Jio Chat description in the Google Play Store says it connects for free across any mobile data connection or Wi-Fi, “no matter where in the world you are.”
Along with “voice, video, conferencing, messaging, instant video, sticker, doodles, and emoticons” facilities, the application also offers location-sharing and status-sharing.
The official website says “ With Jio Chat, you not only get to chat with your near ones but also have video and audio conferencing with them. You can also chat in groups, enjoy the rich text features like stickers, emoticons, doodles, media share, location share and more. Choose to get the latest news, content and offers from your favorite brands on Jio Chat Channels. ”
Features of Jio Chat
Of course there are many instant messaging apps available in App Market, Jio Chat marks its own way in the current market with new features. This app is completely free, ad free, very user friendly and flexible! Here is a quick comparison between Whatsapp and Jio Chat.
Rich Messaging : Instantly and easily message any of Jio Chat contacts – up to 100 at a time. And Jio Chat’s not boring – add stickers, emoticons, doodles, pictures, videos, and audio notes to your messages to mix things up a bit.
Voice, Video Calling and Conferencing : Whether one-on-one or group, global or local, Jio Chat delivers both voice and video calling with an easy-to-use interface and no additional charges.
Hide or Share : It’s up to user to show location sharing, status sharing. But if you are in the mood for some privacy, simply turn the feature off.
Chat Offline : Jio Chat will store messages when the connection is interrupted and forward once you or your friends are back online
Always On and Connected : After initial install and activation, there’s no need to sign in again. As long as your device is powered on, Jio Chat stays connected and ready to go
Follow Brands, Celebrities with Channels : Jio Chat offers the latest news, updates, and special promotions through Jio Chat Channels. Browse your favorites and discover new favorites
Download Jio Chat:
Jio Chat is available for both Android as well as iOS smartphones while news speak that Reliance is building for Windows even soon. Download the latest versions here
Few User Reviews :
Here are few user reviews which are helpful for users to download this app.
Unable to connect
– by Sanjay India Mumbai
Installed apps and used for few days. After updating .. Yesterday, today it stopped working. After deleting tried to reinstall.. Error messagevsays unable 2 connect checj network connection. Net connection is ok.. Its iphone 4 .
Good app but needs improvement
Its a good app to use but everytime i open the app the jio chat contacts dis appear and to refresh again n again n search in contacts to find jio contacts plz look into the matter n solve in ur update the voice quality is amazing
Better app ever
The speed was very good and it is useful for low plan data users I suggest everyone to try once
– by Gvkbox
Pls get a version for Tabs
Voice clarity is better than any
Amazing features, nice concept, combo pack of many apps… And very very clear voice quality.. It is feel like normal mobile talk on sim… Only the thing is interface..which is little bit complicated.. Make it easy for everyone.