How can we use this device?
First insert the micro SIM of Jio in the slot of the router by opening the back cover. Then push the power button for at least three seconds. The Wi-Fi signal will appear on the router. Now open the setting of your smart phone /laptop and observe that Wi-Fi is turned ON. If not, please turn it ON. The SSID of Jio network will appear, starting with Jio. Then click connect and insert the password available inside the router ( By opening the back cover). The SSID will now be in connected position and secured status. Now you can surf the internet on your Smartphone/laptop.
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Simply on the device, connect to Wi-Fi of phone or laptop and then type password as mentioned on the box. Then See for directions to change the Wi-Fi password. You can also use the default one.
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Just insert Jio SIM and charge the device. Then setup the device with ID and password and start using it. All Wi-Fi enabled devices can be connected and used on Wi-Fi.
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It is just like any other Wi-Fi router. JioFi M2's advantage is that it is portable, very handy and works for 6 hours.
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Insert the same into the Wi-Fi, power it, connect it with a password, that's it.
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What are the benefits of JioFi as compared to Jio SIM used in a mobile phone?
If you are on a call, then there is the internet dis-connection on your phone as well as the other devices if they are using the hotspot facility from your mobile device. Whereas, if you are using JioFi for the internet facility, none of the devices using the hotspot facility from JioFI will be disturbed.
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You can use mobile data with your own mobile instrument while sharing the Wi-Fi with other devices through the hotspot. But if you get a call and while you are speaking, the other devices get disconnected with the Wi-Fi connection. But if you use JioFi, this problem may not be experienced.
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You can use it as an EMTA modem-cum-router. You can use it on 3G devices also. In spite of buying a new 4G phone for >Rs.10000, you can get the benefits of Jio on your 3G phone. All you need is to download the 4GJioVoice app.
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For a laptop, it will save the mobile battery from heating and discharge. And at home, you can use a 3rd SIM on a two SIM mobile, but you have to carry this device for the outdoor purpose.
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It is simply like Wi-Fi & hotspot. When it comes to Jio SIM used in mobile, you can connect a maximum of 8 devices whereas in JioFi we can connect up to 32 devices at a time.
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Does it support 3g network ?
Your question maybe one of following
1. 3G sim are good to go with this device or not
2. When 4G is put into this device, other 3G device can access it through wifi or not
For 1, i havent tried
2. Yes , they have written you can connect upto 31 devices but at my home 3-4 Mobiles we are using wifi and its good
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It is connected to jio 4G network.
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Does it support Jio SIM?
Yes, it supports Jio SIM.
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Does it have wifi auto on/off option?
If none of the devices is connected for a certain period, it will be automatically turned off. It will turn on when you press sleep button over the JioFi.
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If the router is not engaged, automatically switches off.
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By pressing power switch for some 3 seconds
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No option is available
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