Reliance Jio is a new entrant in the Indian Telecom Operator space with Pan India 4G license for both VoLTE and Data. Apart from release of Lyf brand smartphones, Jio 4G company also releasing wifi router device named JioFi. the device costs worth ₹2899 (Now it’s 1999 after launching) ($43.18). Reliance Jio is currently offering free jio 4g sim cards to certain branded phones like Samsung,Sony,LG And Many others. The JioFi device also Offering free unlimited data and voice calling featured Sim Cards. The configuration steps are easy To follow and configure. In order to know How to Use JioFi 2 Wireless Router.
Requirements To Buy JioFi :
- Passport Size Photograph – 1
- ID local ID Proof (Locally to the State where you want the connection) – 1
- Adress Proof (Optional)
- Completed form with customer signature (To be done by the Reliance Digital Outlet)
- Post Launch, you can now use your Aadhar Card for verification. Do note that you need to have a local Aadhar card (Statewise).
Once your device get activated turn on the device using the hardware power button. The device comes with a built-in SSID preset. But Actually jio 4g does not allows you to change jiofi device password as your wish for some security reasons. If you are a PowerUser, go ahead and change it. You can retrieve the device password details by removing the battery. See below:
How to Use JioFi 2 Wireless Router :
- Login to http://jiofi.local.html/ with the default username and password “Administrator”.
- Go to Setting> WiFi to change the Default SSID.
- Open Setting> WiFi > Password > To change the Default Password.
- Go To Setting > User Management > To change the Default Admin Password.
How To Use JioFi For Free Calling :
How to Use JioFi 2 Wireless Router For Using Unlimited Free calls In your Android : Using Jiofi you need active Jio 4G Sim in your Jiofi. you can use unlimited free voice calls using jio 4g voice. Just Install Jio 4G Voice In your android mobile and connect your device with jiofi wifi network [SSID] . now open jio 4g voice app. and wait for connect to server. Now start using unlimited free calls using your jiofi.
How to Use JioFi 2 Wireless Router For Using Unlimited Free Calling In JioFi Using PC : Just Install Bluestacks In your Pc. It Just Takes 10 to 15 Minutes, Depend on your internet speed. now connect your pc jiofi using http://jiofi.local.html/ login . open Bluestaks and Open App store [Play Store]. Just install jio 4g voice in pc (or) laptop. Now open Jio 4G Voice and verify your Jio 4G number. You must receive OTP in your mobile number you provide at BlueStacks Apk player. After that Start using Jio 4G Voice In Your Laptop and Pc For unlimited free voice calls.
Connecting Jio Mifi Device as USB Router on PC’s
This is currently available with only 1 USB device at a time. The rest needs to connect via. WiFi. As per the original specifications. USB Tethering in JioFi is also mentioned for 1 device explicitly. When the device is connected via. USB to a Windows PC (or Mac). it will both charge the device as well as give you internet access. Users can use both USB tethering and WiFi access simultaneously.