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Can I use a Reliance Jio 4G sim in a 3G phone?

Yes, and in this blog we’ll cover everything. 

All steps mentioned here and tested and working.




Method 1 :


  • Download Shortcut Master (Lite) android application DOWNLOAD
  • Now open Shortcut Master (Lite) and select engineering mode or service menu from main menu.
  • Here you’ll a find system APP OPTION if this option is not available then dial *#2263# from dialer app. Now Go To Key Input And Enter 0000 and Wait.
  • After that select System app option and you need to change LTE bands.
  • Now go to Select – Protocol – NAS – Network Control – Band Selection – LTE Band and select Band 40.
  • After that restart your 3G phone and enjoy reliance jio 4G sim in your 3G phone.
  • Not working? Live chat instantly for help

Method 2 :


  • You need to download both Xorware 2G/3G/4G Switcher & Xorware 2G/3G/4G Interface App.
  • Open App and choose the network settings.
  • After that Select Network Mode to 4G LTE.
  • Simply click on Apply and make your changes.
  • Now you can Switch off your or restart your device

IMPORTANT : Method 2 didn’t work on Samsung & Sony phones while we tested. It works fine on other phones!

Method 3 :


  • Open your phone dialer and type this number *#*#4636#*#*
  • You will see one page with Testing, click on Phone Information.
  • Scroll down and find the “Set Preferred Network Type >> then Click on drop down menu and Select the LTE/GSM auto (PRL) option and close it.
  • Restart your device.

IMPORTANT NOTE :- Works only on motorola devices.  Not running an Motorola device? You can try this but also have a look at the other methods.

Method 4 (Rooted device required) :


  • You must have a rooted device to proceed.
  • Download XPOSED
  • Install it in your device (Note : I assume no responsibility if your phone is bricked)
  • Get ”

    LTE Only Mode for S5 [G900F]

  • Restart after running the app

Method 5 :

Before proceeding, please note that this the last method. Additionally, this is a paid method and you require money to perform this.

Some Cheap devices are listed here. They support Jio Sim & VoLTE or LTE :

1. Huawei Unlocked E3372 LTE/4G 150 Mbps USB Dongle – White (INR 2670)


2. Unlocked Official Airtel 4G Router (INR 2699)


3. Official JIO Router  (INR 1999)


Not with any of these?    The last thing you can do is get a 4G Phone.

Want to go cheaper?

Prices may differ. JIO or manufacturers hasn’t changed anything as of 29/11/16   These methods may not work. If they brick your device, we won’t be responsible.