How To Set JioTune On Your Device Without The JioMusic App

How To Set JioTune

Reliance Jio entered the Indian telecom market in September 2016 and since then it has made a great impact in the telecom industry. Starting with very low priced plans to a complete VoLTE network, Jio has proved to be a boon for the consumers. However, there are some other benefits of Jio as well. In this article we will be talking about How To Set JioTune.

Bored of the usual telephone ringing sound? You can select your favorite song as Jio caller tune for free. As offers a free caller tunes service, which you can activate without paying any premium or fee.

You can use the MyJio app to set a Jio caller tune other than Jiosaavn. You can set the best song for the caller tune and change the song as per your mood. If one needs to activate Jio Caller Tune using Jio App just follow the simple and easy steps given below and this won’t take long.

Reliance Jio has changed the way we use our smartphone. From cheap data to a bunch of content-rich apps and from free SMSes to free Video Calls, Jio is doing everything to transform our smartphone experience. Many people still don’t know that Jio also offers free caller tunes service (aka JioTunes) which can be activated without paying any premium or fee. With Jio Tunes – you can set your favorite song as your caller tune from more than 4 lakhs song catalog. There 3 ways to activate Jio Caller Tunes: By sending a message, Jio Saavn Music app, and by copying from other jio number user.

Along with the unlimited voice calls and data benefits reliance, Jio also offers access to the Jio Apps. There a number of Jio Apps like JioMusic (Rebranded to JioSaavn), JioNews, JioNet, JioCinema, JioTV etc.

The JioSaavn app offers users unlimited streaming of music. Furthermore, using the app one can also set caller tunes (known as Jio tune) of their choice which is free as long as you have a valid plan.

Now, this thing is not new and many of you already know about this. However, there is another very simple way to set Jio tune without the JioSaavn app. Follow the steps below to know how to set Jio tune without the JioSaavn app or JioMusic app.

How To Set JioTune Without the JioSaavn App or JioMusic App?

To set a Jio tune without even turning on your mobile data or without using JioSaavn app you need to follow these simple steps.

How To Set JioTune

  1. Open your SMS app.
  2. Create a new SMS and put 56789 as the recipient.
  3. Now in the body part write down the name of the song you want to set as Jio tune and tap on the send button.
  4. Soon you’ll get a reply with a list of songs with the name you searched for. Now reply with the option number of the song you want to set as your caller tune.
    For example, if the song you want to set as Jio tune is in 3rd position in the list then just reply 3.
  5. Now once the next SMS comes reply with 1 to set the caller tune for all callers.
  6. Now, you’ll receive another SMS from a different number. Just reply with Y to confirm and finally, you’re done.

In case if you find it difficult to search for a specific song, you can use the album name or movie name as well to search. In the second point instead of writing the name of the song just write Movie <The Name of the movie> and send it to 56789. For an album, type Album <Name of the Album> and do the exact same thing. After that follow the other steps (Step 3 to step 6).

For example to search for the songs from Cheat India Movie or Absolution album just send this to 56789.

How To Set JioTune, How is this Process Useful?

You might be thinking why would you go through another process rather than using the JioSaavn app. There are a few reasons actually,

How To Set JioTune

  1. The JioSaavn app is unstable and many users are currently having problems setting Jio tunes including me.
  2. In case of very slow internet speeds, the JioSaavn app might not work or you might not be able to listen to the songs before setting them as your Jio Tunes.

In case of the above-mentioned conditions, the process might be helpful and you will probably still be able to set a caller tune.

We have tried our best to explain this process using examples and screenshots. However, if you have any questions or if you face any issues comment below and we’ll help you.

How To Set JioTune Caller Tune Using Star button

Like your friends’ caller tune? Well, Jio lets you copy that. All you have to do is press the star button next time when you call him. Jio will seek your consent in a message where you will have to give the confirmation in a text reply with ‘Y’. Now, your phone’s inbox should abuzz with an activation message.


Let us know in the comment section if you were able to set a ringtone on your device without JioSavn app.

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