Anil Ambani led Reliance communications has launched 4G wifi router at a price tag of Rs. 2,699.The MRP of the device however is Rs. 3199 but the company is offering a discount of 500 Rupess and free home delivery.
The shipments of the ordered device will start after June 30 the company said on its website. In other places it is promising delivery from May itself. However the device can only be used to replace an existing CDMA dongle.
The Reliance MiFi device also has a built in battery of 2.3 ampere-hour which according to the website should give a backup time of around 5-6 hours. It also has a micro SD card slot that supports up to 32GB of external memory.A single unit can support 31 simultaneous users Reliance Communications said in its listing. The listing has come 10 days ahead of RCom’s planned upgrade of its CDMA series to 4G. Starting from May 4 the operator will allow its CDMA subscribers to submit their existing UIM cards and obtain a new 4G SIM card.RCom is offering its 4g services with the help of network partner Reliance JIO which is also expected to announce new trail schems over the next 10 days. JIO is also expected to offer MiFi devices in the Rs 2000-2600 range.