The Chairman of Reliance Industries Mr. Mukesh Ambani announced the launch of Jio Phone in AGM on 21st July. After free 4G data and voice call offer earlier, here’s another offer from Jio. The Jio phone comes with no effective cost. You have to pay Rs. 1500 up front, which is refundable after 3 years.
The Jio phone will be a alphanumeric keypad phone with 4G Volte connectivity with access to apps like Jio TV and Jio movies. Additionally the phone will have unlimited voice calls and SMS plan in Rs 153 only. This plan will also offer unlimited data with 500 MB daily use.
JIO Phone Launch and Pre-booking:
Jio phone will be be launched in Beta Programme from August 15 while the pre-booking will start from August 24. Customers who pre-book the phone can purchase the phone from September on first come first serve basis. Reliance will provide 50 Lakhs phones per week for sale. Pre-orders can be booked from Jio app or with offline Jio retailers.
Meanwhile If you want to receive alerts about this phone you can fill a form at their website www.jio.com. Go to the website there you see a banner of Jio Phone. Click on the banner or on the link ‘keep me posted’. Fill the form and submit.
Jio Phone Specification
|Operating System||KAI OS|
|Screen Display||2.4 inch non touch screen|
|SD card support||micro SD card expandable to 128GB|
In addition to these features, Jio phone will have voice command feature. It will also support 22 Indian languages. Users can access all the Jio apps like Jio TV, Jio Music on this phone. This phone will also support other apps like Facebook. Another interesting feature of the Phone is NFC support. This will allow users to make payments from a linked bank account via UPI, or through POS machines in place of a debit card.