Follow this guide to Port Airtel and VI Sim to Jio for Free!
After Price hike of VI and Airtel, many of their Users are planning to Port their Sim to Jio as Jio offers great Data Packages at affordable rates, in comparison with Hiked Prices of Airtel and VI.
Porting Process [Online]
If you want convenience and Hassle free process, it’s better that you follow this Online Porting Process.
Step 1 – Install MyJio App
Step 2 – Login and Selection
After opening the App, select ‘Not a Jio user?’ and head over to the next Step.
Step 3 – Selection of Option
Step 4 – The Ultimate Process
Section 1: Verify Mobile Number.
You need to enter your Full Name and Mobile Number. After this, you’ll get an OTP and once entered correctly, you’ll be guided to Section 2.
Section 2: Select Sim.
Here, you’ll need to select Prepaid or Postpaid Sim as per your Choice.
Section 3: Share Address
Here, you’ll need to enter your correct Address so the Jio Team can connect with you and provide you Sim Porting. You also need to submit An Address Proof, it may be Aadhar Card, Voter ID, Driving licence or Passport.
Step 5 – Done!
Yes, this was a very, very simple 5 step Process where you can Port your Airtel/ VI Sim to Jio. Make sure you atleast have a proper Residence Proof. We hope what you were able to Port Airtel and VI Sim to Jio Sim! Cheers🥂
Porting Process [Offline]:
Regardless of your current operator, you have to follow the same steps mentioned to easily Port to Jio.
You can follow the following steps for Porting to Jio with help of a Shop nearby:
Step 1: Send an SMS on 1900
Send a Message to “1900” with the message “PORT (your Phone Number)”. The end result should look like this:
Step 2: Note your UPC
You’ll then recieve an 8 Digit UPC Code. This code will expire within 7 Days of issue date. If you visit your nearest Sim Card shop, they will note this UPC code and will take 3 to 4 days to PORT your Sim.
Step 3: Done!
You’re done! Now wait for a few days and you’ll be provided with a new Ported Sim!
If you want to know the reason for Price hike, you can watch this video here: