JioChat is an exclusively Indian app meant for experience-enhanced messaging and high-quality voice and video calls. The app helps users to express themselves in a fun way with instant videos, stickers, doodles and emotions. Users are able to follow channels from top brands to stay updated and enjoy bite-sized videos on stories.
The JioChat app comes under the category of communication in the Google play store. The app requires an android device of 4.4 and up. Reliance Corporate IT Park Limited develops the app. It is last updated on Oct 14, 2022. The current version of the app is 18.104.22.168.0809 and it has got 50,000,000+ installs in the play store. The size of the app is 32M. The app can be used by individuals aged 3 and above.
The app has been reviewed by 392,094 users and has a 4.1 rating in the Google play store. The app has got interactive elements and users are enabled to interact.
Key features of the app
Instant and easy messaging
Free HD voice and video calls
Follow branded channels
Exciting bite-sized video stories
Available in all major Indian languages
JioChat is an exclusive Indian app which helps to do instant messaging with any of the JioChat contacts. It has got options for easy and instant messaging one-on-one or in groups. Users can send files (pdf, doc, Xls, mp3, apk), emoticons, doodles, pictures, videos, audio notes and thousands of local Indian stickers while chatting. Large groups with up to 500 members can be created with this app.
JioChat lets to make free calls to JioChat contacts. The app helps to make both local and international voice calling and video calling with an easy-to-use interface.
No additional charges for the calls and users can add as many people as required. It has got far better voice quality than even PSTN calls or calls in many VoIP apps.
JioChat works with some of the most renowned artists in India to create stickers that are fun and that help to express emotions while chatting with friends, family members and other loved ones. It is available in all major Indian languages such as Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Gujarati, Malayalam, Punjabi, Bangle, Kannada, Oriya etc.
The app gives the option to interact with the most liked brands over chat interface. Users can send their queries and get immediate replies. They can also get the best deals and customized offers from various channels across categories.
The app provides bite-sized video stories from top media partners in various categories such as food, travel, entertainment, health etc which is specially curated for JioChat users.
It is a completely free app.
Drawbacks of the app
Users have reported issues related to too many ads coming up and some bugs present in the app.
Users have complaints about the poor quality of the app especially the video quality and many times users find it difficult to connect the calls.