Reliance Jio has become most popular within a short period of time. Many people have got their hands on Reliance Jio SIM due to the huge benefits it has offered – such as unlimited 4G data usage and free voice calling.
All the JIO users have enjoyed these benefits using the Reliance Jio Welcome Offer until December 2016. After the Welcome Offer is over, Jio customers were surprised with Jio Happy New Year Offer that is extended till March 2017. Now, people are enjoying Jio Summer Surprise Offer and people who have missed the Jio Summer Surprise offer is utilizing JIO Dhan Dhana Dhan Offer.
But, after the end of these offers, you’ll need to recharge your Jio Mobile number. You will have to subscribe to one of the plans revealed by the service provider starting from Rs 149 to Rs. 4,999 with a validity of 28 days. It goes without saying that from then, you will have to keep a track of the Jio SIM data usage. And here is how you can check your Jio number Main Balance, Data Balance, Validity, Tariff Plan, etc.
To make it simple for the users, Reliance Jio has revealed the USSD codes that will help you make the most of your Reliance Jio 4G SIM without much hassle. Let’s check them out!
Check your Main Balance:
There are two ways to check your Jio mobile number main balance:
Via Dial Number: You can get your main balance by dialing *333# and you’ll get your main balance displayed with a message on the screen.
Via SMS: Just type MBAL into a new Message and send it to 55333. It is toll-free and you will get your available main balance via SMS.
Check your Prepaid Balance and Validity:
You can send an SMS stating BAL to 199 to get to know the prepaid balance that you are left with and the validity of the pack you have subscribed to. You will get the related info to your phone via SMS.
Know your Postpaid Bill Amount:
If you are using Jio Postpaid sim, then to know your Postpaid Reliance Jio Bill amount – Send a text message as BILL to 199. And the bill amount that you will be charged for using the service will be available soon with an SMS.
Check your subscribed Tariff Plan:
If you are not certain with the tariff plan that you have subscribed to or forgotten its validity, then you can send a message as MY PLAN to 199. This will send an SMS showing the plan that you have actually subscribed to.
Know Your Jio Sim Number:
In most of the operators, you can check your own number by dialing USSD code *1#. You will get a screen message with a mobile number. But for any reason, if you are getting an error like ‘connection problem or invalid MMI code,’ when you typed *1# for Jio, then we have another solution to know your Jio number.
Just download the ‘MyJio App’ from Google Play Store, register with your details and head to ‘Manage your account’ section in the app. Then under ‘My Jio’ heading, you will find your Jio number.
Check 4G Data Usage:
There is no USSD code to check data usage in Reliance jio. But every time you disconnect internet, you will get an SMS informing the data consumed in the last session. Or, you can just text MBAL to 55333 which is a toll-free number.
When every option fails, here is an all time working option to check data usage for the Jio number:
- Open ‘Settings’ in your phone.
- Click on ‘Data Usage’
- There you can check the consumed 4G data for your Jio sim.
Not only the total data usage, using this option will give you detailed information about data usage by each application. And you can also set a reminder to particular GB.
Check Data Balance:
Dial USSD Code *333*1*3*# from your Reliance Jio Mobile number and get Data related information on your mobile screen.
If the USSD code isn’t working, then you can get Data balance related information via disabling Internet data. After disabling Internet data, you will get an on-screen message with Used data.
Check Remaining SMS Balance:
If you think Jio gives free unlimited local and national SMS to their users, then you are wrong. Actually, there is a hidden term in their statement that Jio offers 100 SMS / day to the users, a total of 3000 SMS each month.
To check your remaining SMS count for your Jio number:
1) Using MyJio mobile app.
MyJio > Manage your account > Balance > SMS.
2) Using the USSD code.
Reliance Jio USSD code to know your remaining SMS: *367*2#
Additional USSD Codes for Jio:
- To activate 4G data on Jio: SMS ‘START’ to 1925 or Call 1925.
- To activate miss call alert on Jio: *333*3*2*1#.
- To de-activate miss call alert on Jio: *333*3*2*2#.
- To check VAS balance of Jio number: *333*1*4*1#.
- To check Internet balance on Jio: *333*1*3#.