Ever since the announcement of Reliance JioPhone, many people have wished to lay their hands up on this affordable phone. Looks like the wait is over for them as the company has just a sent a word out saying that the phone will be available for pre-bookings from 5.30pm across Reliance Jio Infocom’s retail stores, the website, and the Jio App. The initial cost to be paid would be Rs. 500 and the rest of Rs. 1000 will be paid later, on time of delivery in September. For those who are unaware, the phone costs Rs. 0 as you have to pay Rs. 1500 as a security for the phone which will be 100% refundable after three years.
The statement reads, “India Ka Smartphone is finally here! Pre-booking for JioPhone starts tomorrow Aug 24 at 5 pm.” Jio has also announced a weekly plan for Rs 53 and a 2- day plan for Rs 23 for unlimited data access.
Specifications of JioFeature phone:
The JioPhone has a 2.4-inch screen with QVGA display and comes with an alphanumeric keypad. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm 205 mobile platform which is essentially designed to provide 4G LTE connectivity to the phones The phone is data enabled and Jio data will come integrated with the phone. The feature phone is also expected to come with a lot of features like the Jio Music, Jio Cinema, Jio TV, a powerful speaker and is likely to support 22 major languages.
Using the phone, one can make calls, browse the internet and listen to music and more. It also supports the Hindi language for giving the voice command. Not only this, the company has introduced Rs. 153 plan which provides unlimited data (high-speed 4G data capped at 500MB per day), free calls and SMSes, and access to Jio apps.
This “Wow Phone” is surely going to break some records in the very near future, so stay tuned to remain updated with the latest news happening around.