So the Reliance Jio “free” party is coming to an end. A long awaited revolution in Indian telecom industry, Jio offered an unprecedented free internet, voice calls, messages and zero roaming charges. While other telecom operators fumed, Jio picked up 50 million subscribers in record time.
Owing to the tremendous adoption of Jio, there have been network issues and some folks even complain that the 4G speeds offered by Jio is not even that of 3G.
If you are a Jio user, here’s an incredible hack to increase download/browsing speed of your Jio subscription.
This hack involves changing the APN settings, so please note down your current settings before making any changes.
Go to Settings – Mobile Networks and click ‘Access Point Names’.
change the settings as follow…
–Name – RJio
–APN – Jionet
–APN Type – Default
–Proxy – No changes
–Port – No changes
–Username – No changes
–Password – No changes
–Server – www.google.com
–MMSC – No changes
–MMS proxy – No changes
–MMS port – No changes
–MCC – 405
–MNC – 857 or 861 or 874
–Authentication type – No changes
–APN protocol – Ipn4/ipv6
After changing the APN settings, download ‘Snap VPN’ application from PlayStore.
Once you’ve installed, the App connects to Singapore, UK, US, France servers. Select any server, and enjoy the better download speeds Jio.
Note: This hack seems to be working as of now, we do not know when/if Jio changes their settings, whether it would still work. Try it and if working, please let us know in the comments section and don’t forget to share with your friends.