Jio Glass to Jio 5G: All Important Announcements made at the 43rd RIL AGM

Jio Glass is a cutting edge of technology that provides best-in-class mixed reality services to give users a truly meaningful immersive experience

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The 43rd Reliance Industries’ Annual General Meeting was conducted yesterday. Reliance made several announcements right from Jio Glass to Jio 5G to an affordable smartphone from Google and Reliance Jio. Reliance Jio and Google also announced the signing of binding agreements for an investment of Rs 33,737 crore by Google into Jio Platforms. Here we take a look at the key points and announcements made the 43rd RIL AGM.

  • Google, Jio partner to build Android-based smartphone operating system. The Jio-Google partnership is determined to make India 2G-mukt: Mukesh Ambani.
  • Jio Platforms and Google have also entered into a commercial agreement to jointly develop an entry level affordable smartphone with optimizations to the Android operating system and the Play Store.
  • As India is standing at the doorsteps of the 5G era, we should accelerate the migration of 350 million Indians, who currently use a 2G feature phone, to an affordable smart phone: Ambani.
  • JioMart and WhatsApp will be working closely to create growth opportunities for millions of Indian small merchants and enable customers seamlessly transact with kirana shops.
  • The RIL chief said that Facebook and Jio share a strong vision for digitally empowering consumers as well as SMEs and entrepreneurs across India.
  • Jio will be developing a complete 5G solution from scratch, and trials for this will be launched as soon as 5G spectrum is available.
  • Using these technologies, we can create compelling solutions across multiple industry verticals like media, financial services, new commerce, education, healthcare, agriculture, smart cities, smart manufacturing and smart mobility: Mukesh Ambani
  • Jio’s education platform, Embibe, will address the shortage of quality teachers in India. It is built on three foundational blocks: Unprecedented Personalisation, Incredible Content and Teacher Empowerment.
  • Through Jio Developers program, any app developer can develop, launch and monetize their apps. Developers who wish to partner with Jio can visit for details.
  • With Jio Health Platform, RIL Foundation Hospital is integrating the overall healthcare ecosystem to enable people to book online consultations, securely store and share health records, book lab tests and avail various other healthcare services.
  • A unique solution that JioMart offers is to convert the kirana’s existing stores in less than 48 hours into refreshed self-service stores, thereby transforming their customer experience completely: Isha Ambani.
  • As an introductory offer, customers will receive a complimentary Covid essential kit with the first order placed on JioMart.
  • RIL earlier this week launched JioMeet video conferencing app with unlimited free calling, which is being seen as rate war on rival Zoom.
  • India's first cloud-based video conferencing app JioMeet has seen 5 million downloads within days of its launch.
  • Reliance is now truly a zero net debt company, well ahead of my goal of March 2021. It has an extremely strong Balance Sheet that will support growth plans for its three Hyper-Growth Engines — Jio, Retail and O2C.
  • Jio’s latest innovation, Jio Glass, is at the cutting edge of technology that provides best-in-class mixed reality services to give users a truly meaningful immersive experience.
  • We have fully kick-started five accelerators of growth of digital connectivity: Mobile broadband, JioFiber, Jio’s enterprise broadband, broadband for SMEs, and Jio’s Narrowband Internet-of-Things (NBIoT): Mukesh Ambani.
  • For decades, TV content has been largely broadcast-dependent without any interactivity. With JioFiber, we have reimagined this experience and brought interactivity to TV: Akash Ambani.
  • JioFiber Set-top Box users will now be able to watch Jio TV Plus which will curate OTT platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar and many more popular platforms into one app.