Expected JIO DTH SET TOP Box Launch Date and Price. Reliance is planning to get into the satellite TV service with the JIO DTH and the JIO DTH SET TOP Box Launch Date and Price will be revealed soon to the public. Not much is known yet about the new service provider and the pricing and Reliance have not yet made any public announcements. Reliance will provide consumers with DTH and a new FTTH or Fiber to the Home broadband service that other telecom providers are also working on.
The DTH service will be launched before the broadband service. The latter is still being tested. However, the DTH service will be launched in a couple of months with online booking opening soon before that.
When is the JIO DTH SET TOP Box Launch Date?
JIO DTH SET TOP Box Launch Date is expected to be available to the customer on May 2017. However, this is an estimated date, the service may be available later this year too. The DTH will also be coupled with a parabolic dish antenna that will have to installed at the customers’ home.
What are the features of the JIO Set Top Box?
Leaked images of the set top box show that it is similar to the boxes by other providers. There is a JIO branding in the front. The front also has an USD port, probably for playing your own media files. The rear panel has a 12V power input, RCA ports for two audio channels and video too. There is also an HDMI port, Ethernet port, and another USB port. Finally, there is a port for the coaxial cable connection.
The second USB port is probably used to connect devices that will be used to record shows for when you are away. The Ethernet port can either be used for debugging purposes or distribute internet connection over the television connection. However, everything should be taken with a grain of salt until the JIO DTH SET TOP Box Launch Date is announced to the public.
What is JIO DTH SET TOP Box Price?
The total charges for the set top box, antennae, and the installation charge will cost something around Rs. 1800.
How to get the Reliance JIO DTH Set Top Box?
The Reliance Jio DTH set top box will be made available once the service is made available to the general public. You will get links for online booking via which you can Book JIO DTH Oline for your home. Reliance is also expected to offer the Welcome Offer with their DTH service, just as they did with the 4G services. This will allow consumers to try out the service for a few months before they have to pay for the service. The pricing for the various packs is also expected to be competitive, and cheaper than most of the satellite TV service providers in the market.
Reliance JIO DTH Plans and Welcome Offer for JIO DTH set top box connection. Reliance Jio will be offering DTH and Broadband services after their entry in the telecom industry with attractive JIO DTH Plans. Reliance has already placed a link for theirDTH service on their website. It is rumored that their broadband service is presently undergoing testing. However, the details regarding the DTH service is more concrete at the moment with the plans and prices confirmed from multiple sources.
What are the JIO DTH Plans?
Reliance will have four plans and a lot of packs for the consumer. They will have a similar pricing scheme to that of the competitors like Dish TV, Airtel or Videocon. It is expected to be on the cheaper side initially. The four plans are Basic, Silver, Gold and Platinum. There is also another plan called “My Plan” for those who want customized packs. There will also be a separate Sports Pack offering all sports channels in High Definition.
At the moment, the monthly cost of most DTH connections is around Rs. 250 to Rs. 350. JIO DTH Plans are expected to be cheaper. It is expected that JIO DTH Plans will start from Rs. 185. Prices will increase depending on how many packs you include in your plan. Also, there will be multiple packs available for the user. Plans will be specific to the zones that the service is provided. The service area is divided into east, west, north and south.
|JIO DTH Pack Name||Expected Price|
|Normal Pack||Rs. 49-55|
|All Spots Channels (in HD)||Rs. 60-69|
|Value Prime Channels||Rs. 120-150|
|Kids Channels||Rs. 188-190|
|My Family Pack||Rs. 200-250|
|My Plan||Rs. 50-54|
|MY Sports||Rs. 159-169|
|Big Ultra Pack||Rs. 199-220|
|Metro Pack||Rs. 199-250|
|Ultra Pack||Rs. 199 to 201|
|Metro Pack||Rs. 220 to 250|
|HD Channels||Starting from Rs. 50|
The actual prices are not yet publicly announced by Reliance, but they are expected to have a competitive pricing and close to the estimates as mentioned. This will make Reliance Jio DTH one of the cheaper service providers given the service quality is good enough.
What is the Welcome offer on JIO DTH Plans?
Like their 4G services, Reliance is also expected to provide the welcome offer with the JIO DTH Plans. This means that the services will be available for free for the first six months. After that, the customer will be expected to pay. This is called the welcome offer that also existed with their 4G services. However, the customer will have to make the initial set top box and antennae purchase.
It is still unknown what the policy will be regarding the free offers for the JIO D2H services. There is no word from the company and consumers will have to wait until the official bookings open and public announcements are made.