JioTV Watch party feature revealed; now watch live cricket matches with your friends


  • Jio has officially announced Watch party feature for JioTV app users
  • The feature is only available for cricket matches at the moment


JioTV is a free-to-use app available exclusively for Jio customers. The app includes live TV channels like Colors, Sony, and more. It helps users catch up with live news, cricket, or daily soap shows. JioTV has recently launched a new feature called the Watch party. The watch party feature is already available on a couple of other OTT platforms like Prime Video and Hulu.

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What is a Watch party?

The watch party is a feature where users can watch the same content together with their friends or family remotely. With the watch party feature, users can connect from different locations, and the app synchronises video playback for all participants and adds a group chat to the video being watched.

How to use the watch party feature on JioTV?

jio tv watch party feature

JioTV is slowly rolling out its new watch party feature to all users. Although currently, the feature applies only to cricket, Jio might launch this feature for all content in future. But we don’t have any confirmation in regards to same at the moment. Follow the steps mentioned below to watch the match with your friends using JioTV’s new watch party feature.

– Open the JioTV app and select the match that you want to watch with friends using watch party feature
– Now, at the bottom of the screen, you will see an option called the “Watch Party”
– Tap on that icon to get started

Here you can either create your watch party or join a watch party created by your friend/family with the provided link. However, in order to use this feature, make sure that your JioTV app is updated with the latest version.

How does JioTV watch party works?

The JioTV watch party feature uses Jio Meet to enable the watch party feature for users. The Jio Meet is Jio’s video conferencing app, just like Google Meet. You can access Jio Meet via its app or website.