Got a Jio connection and looking to know your Jio Balance. In this article, we will cover all the different ways including USSD code in which you can check your Jio balance including the validity, data balance, SMS balance etc.
Jio continues to be the popular choice for mobile network in India having more than 370 million subscribers . Jio is specially known for its popular data plans and making mobile internet cheap and accessible to the common public.
As a Jio subscriber, you have a number of ways to be check your Jio balance whether you are online or offline.
How to Check Jio Balance?
You can check the Jio Balance by any of the following ways
- Way 1- Give a missed call to 1299 to get the balance details instantly via SMS
- Way 2- Send SMS with text “BAL” to 199
- Way 3- Dial USSD code to check balance
- Way 4- Check balance using My Jio App
- Way 5- Check the balance on Jio Website
Let’s get into the detailed steps on how to check Jio Balance using any of the above ways.
Way 1- Give a missed call on Jio Number
One of the most easy ways to check the Jio Balance is by giving a missed call to the Jio Phone Number #1299.
Just dial 1299 and you will get an instant SMS which gives you all the details of your Jio data balance, SMS Balance, Voice Calls Balance, Plan Details and Expiry date.
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Way 2- Send SMS to 199
Another convenient way to know your Jio Balance is by send a SMS with the text “BAL” (without the quotes) to the number -199
This is almost as quick and convenient as Way 1. And you can get a similar SMS with the complete balance details.
Way 3- USSD Code for Balance Check
You can also check Jio balance by dialling USSD code *333#.
However, this method doesn’t seem to be working now for all numbers.
Way 4- Check balance using My Jio App
You can also check Jio balance on My Jio App. You need to be online to use this method. For this method, you need to have the “My Jio App” installed on the phone which has your Jio Sim
- Open My Jio App
- Click on ‘3 dotted lines’ icon on the left which will open list of options
- Select the option “My Plans” which will show all the details of your current plan
One more advantage of using Jio App is that you can see a lot more details. For e.g. there is also an option to “Check Usage” of data which gives session-wise details of data consumed on daily basis. This option is available on the home screen of the app.
How to get balance on Jio Phone Number
Those who are using Jio Phone can directly press the Jio Key from the Mobile touch keys to access the My Jio App
Way 5- Check the balance on Jio Website
Now this is a method which you can use to check Jio Balance even on laptop/PC. But still you need to have someone access your Jio Phone as you need an OTP to login to Jio website.
- Just go to Jio.com
- Click on Sign-in and choose mobile option to login
- Enter your Jio Mobile Number
- You will receive an OTP by SMS on your Jio number
Once you login, you will be able to find an option to check your Jio balance including voice and data balance on the home screen.
Previously, there was a way access your Jio account by email which would be helpful if you can’t get OTP. For this method, you would first need to link your email id to Jio App by going to your Jio App- Change Profile- Update Email id option and . However, this method again doesnt seem to be working now
So as you can see, there are bunch of easy ways to keep track of your Jio Balance. You can use Way 1,2 i.e. missed call or SMS option if you want to get a quick summary of your available balance on the go. This method works even if you are offline.
To get a more detailed record of your Jio balance including data usage, you can check the Jio App which gives you a lot of information.
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