How To Activate a New Jio SIM

How To Activate a New Jio SIM

What is Jio SIM?

Jio is India’s biggest telecom operator, with services spread across the length and breadth of the nation. With a Jio connection you get multiple benefits, few are as follows: Faster data speeds and better voice quality owing to pan India 4G network. Most value for money prepaid plans.

How To Activate a New Jio SIM

  1. To activate data or internet services on your Jio SIM, dial 1800-890-1977 (toll-free number) from any mobile number as mentioned in the user’s Jio SIM form.
  2. Data services will get activated on entering the newly purchased Jio mobile number.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I activate my Jio e SIM?

  1. Make sure your device is compatible with JIO eSIM.
  2. Open Settings and then tap on About to check your IMEI and EID number.
  3. Now send an SMS GETESIM <32 Digit EID> <15 Digit IMEI> to 199 from your Android device having an active JIO SIM.

Why is my Jio SIM not working?

Common Reasons for Jio SIM Not Working

Locked SIM Card: Not using your Jio SIM for an extended period can lead to its locking. You’ll need to contact customer care to unlock it. Damaged SIM Card: Mishandling your Jio SIM card during insertion or removal can cause damage, necessitating a replacement from customer care.

How long does it take to activate Jio eSIM?

If done via Store: eSIM services will be activated immediately and confirmation for the same will be received via SMS or email at your end. If done via SMS (Self-care): eSIM services will be activated immediately on successful completion of all the steps via SMS and IVR including profile installation on eSIM device.

How do I manually activate Jio eSIM on my iPhone?

Jio eSIM process on an iPhone

  1. SMS GETSIM<32 Digit EID><15 Digit IMEI> to 199 from your phone with an active Jio Physical SIM.
  2. Now SMS, SIMCHG<19 Digit eSIM number> to 199.
  3. Agree to the conversion by sending ‘1’ to 183.
  4. Share your 19-digit eSIM number on the IVR call that you will receive.

What is the number to activate Jio SIM?

Please call 1977 from your Jio SIM to complete the tele-verification process. If you wish to activate only Data services, dial 1800-890-1977 from any number.

Does iPhone 4 support Jio SIM?

No you cant use jio sim in iphone 4. Because iphone 4 is not a 4g phone. It supports only 2G/3G.

What documents needed for Jio SIM?

What are the documents required to get a new SIM? Following original documents can be shown as Proof or Identity (POI) and Proof of Address (POA) : Aadhaar, Voter ID & Passport. For eKYC based Jio SIM activation process, Only your biometric finger impression and Aadhaar details is required.

How can I get my Jio SIM number?

Dial *1# for Sim 1, or *2# for Sim 2. Alternatively, you can dial 1299 as well. You should get a pop-up or a message with your current Jio mobile number! If that doesn’t happen, or you can’t access your dialer app, scroll ahead to the other methods on this list.

Can I use Jio SIM without Internet?

You will be able to make or receive voice calls, video calls and also send or receive SMS even if data is switched off on your Jio SIM being used in a VOLTE phone. On LTE / 2G / 3G devices using JioCall App, if data is switched, the app will go offline.

How much age is required for Jio SIM?

Anyone who is above 18 years of age and legally allowed by the law governing their land to shop in India, can buy from