Reliance Jio JioNews App Now LIve - Lets Non-Jio Users Access Content As Well


JioNews is now live for Android and iOS users across the world.

Written By Tech Desk | Mumbai | Updated On:

At a time when the Indian general elections 2019 have commenced in the country, Reliance Jio has made official the Jio News app that is officially applicable to Google Android and Apple iOS platforms. USP of JioNews is that it acts as a content aggregator and integrates breaking news, live tv, videos, magazines, daily newspaper, news trends. The biggest advantage is the fact that even non-Jio users could download the JioNews app and use as a limited trial.

Apart from news in English, there is also support for other languages viz. Kannada, Tamil, Hindi, Assamese, Malayalam, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, and Gujarati. Android users could download the JioNews application from here, whereas iOS users can click here to obtain the application now; for free.

As far as Live TV is concerned, the channels supported include the likes of Republic, Times Now, News 18, Thanthi TV, and ABP News. Now, politics is not the only supported genre, videos include the likes of technology, sports, health, fashion, and entertainment.


JioNews features, in a nutshell


  • · Trending topics are displayed on the home screen


  • · Ability to watch Live TV, videos in full screen via AutoPlay


  • · Ability to access magazines, and major newspapers via the Newsstand section without having to manually download


  • · Obtain 360-degree coverage on trending topics from major publishers


  • · Ability to read magazines/newspapers -evan past editions, through archive section


  • · Relatively simpler interface for reading/content consumption


· Jio users can access lifetime premium benefits on the app. However, Non-Jio users can access all the features uninterrupted for the trial period.

App technicals

Size - 26 MB

OS Required: Android 5.0 and above versions

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