Reliance Jio AirFiber and Airtel Xstream AirFiber are two new fixed wireless access (FWA) services that use 5G to deliver high-speed internet to homes and businesses. Both services have their own advantages and disadvantages, so it’s important to compare them before choosing one.
Reliance Jio AirFiber is currently available in more cities than Airtel Xstream AirFiber (8 vs 2). However, both companies are planning to expand their coverage in the near future.
Installation and portability
Airtel Xstream AirFiber is a plug-and-play solution, while Reliance Jio AirFiber requires professional installation. This is because Reliance Jio AirFiber uses an outdoor unit that needs to be mounted on the user’s terrace or rooftop. Airtel Xstream AirFiber is also more portable, as it can be easily moved from one location to another.
Reliance Jio AirFiber offers a number of additional benefits, including access to OTT apps and digital TV channels. Airtel Xstream AirFiber does not offer these benefits.
Speed, benefits, and price
Reliance Jio AirFiber offers a wider range of plans with faster speeds than Airtel Xstream AirFiber. However, Airtel Xstream AirFiber is cheaper. Reliance Jio AirFiber’s cheapest plan costs Rs 599 per month, while Airtel Xstream AirFiber’s only plan costs Rs 4,435 for six months.
Which service is better for you depends on your needs and budget. If you are looking for the best possible performance and don’t mind paying a premium, Reliance Jio AirFiber is the better choice. It also offers a number of additional benefits, such as access to OTT apps and digital TV channels. However, if you are looking for a more affordable and portable solution, Airtel Xstream AirFiber is a good option. It is also easier to install and use.
Both Reliance Jio AirFiber and Airtel Xstream AirFiber are relatively new services, so it is important to check for availability and performance reviews in your area before signing up.
Both services use 5G, so your internet speeds will depend on the quality of your 5G signal.
If you are not sure which service is right for you, you can contact the customer support team of both companies for more information.