Reliance Jio unveiled the much awaited feature 4G phone, the JioPhone last month. Since then there has been a lot of hype and buzz around the same and why not? The phone is aimed at India’s budget phone users who cannot afford a smartphone. The JioPhone can be pre-booked from 5.30 PM today.
While there were a few specifications like a 2.4-inch display, a panic button, expandable storage, FM radio, a 2-megapixel rear camera, SD card slot and Bluetooth connectivity etc were announced. The phone was said to support 22 Indian languages and comes with a voice command support and much more.
Reliance also stated that the feature budget 4G phone will support smartphones like apps, NFC connectivity for tap-to-pay payments through UPI, credit and debit cards. Few of the features mentioned above will be made available at a later stage with software updates.
Today detailed JioPhone specifications were released on the official website and revealed the impressive set of specification Reliance is able to cram in this so called cheapest 4G phone. The phone will come with a 2000 mAH battery, will have MyJio, JioTV, JioCinema, JioChat, JioMusic and JioXpressNews apps.
Detailed JioPhone Specifications :
JioPhone will come in two processor variants a few units will be powered by Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform and other will feature Spreadtrum SP9820A processor. The JioPhone will come with WiFi however it is not very clear if it will feature WiFi hotspot or not. Also, you cannot use an existing Jio sim or port your existing number on the JioPhone as it will come with a sim card linked to the phone itself.
How to PreBook Jio Phone?
There are multiple ways to prebook JioPhone.
- Visit the nearest Jio Store. I’m sure you’ll face a long queue there. So if you want to avoid the queues, check the next two options.
- Visit the Jio.com website
- Visit MyJio App on your existing Jio connection
You can prebook JioPhone by paying Rs. 500 while booking and rest Rs. 1,000 at the time of delivery. The entire Rs. 1500 can be refunded after a lock in period of 3 years making the effective price of JioPhone Nill.
Are you planning to buy JioPhone online or offline? Do let us know in the comment section below if you were able to Prebook JioPhone online on Jio.com