It’s hasn’t been long when Idea had launched Idea Flipkart Offer to beat Jio, and suddenly one more initiative. Idea is now planning to launch Digital Idea Apps like Jio. You might have surfed through the apps of Jio like JioTV, JioExpress News, JioCinema, etc.
Similarly, Idea is going to launch the apps like that. These digital Idea apps suite would be unveiled by Idea on 30th January 2017. These Digital Idea apps will focus more towards movies, music and games.
Digital Idea Apps Name: Which are going to be launched
The apps which are going to be unveiled by Idea on 30th January 2017 are movies, TV, music & Gaming apps.
These apps will consume higher amount of data and hence Idea will make more money through mobile data packs.
In a report released in September 2016 by Idea, they announced that they’re planning to launch Idea Games, Idea Videos, and Idea Music. Messaging has given more priority than any other app, so Idea will also launch Idea Chat app similar to Jio Chat. This app would be launched in January-March quarter.
Digital Idea Apps: Why this initiative?
We can’t commit that only Jio is the reason to launch these apps. It might be possible that they also want to contribute in Digital India initiative that’s why planning for such apps.
LYF Handsets which are of Jio, has pre-installed applications such as JioTV, JioCinema, JioSecurity, JioCloud, JioExpressNews, JioChat, etc.
Apart from the Reliance Jio, Airtel has its Wynk Music and Wynk Movies apps. While Vodafone offers only Vodafone Play App.
Now, adding will try to provide more quality service using these apps and try to help users.
Digital Idea Apps Future
This is not what all Idea wants to do. They are preparing for more such apps in mext fiscal year like Idea TV, Idea News & Magazines, and Idea Storage.
These apps are much similar to Jio apps available at present. Idea storage could be compared with JioCloud and there are more such comparisons which can be done.
Not only apps, becoming a mobile broadband operator is also big Shift of Idea. This would be easily seen in September 2016 report forecasted by company.