Today, 21st July, Reliance Jio Has Announced Its New 4G Phone Which Is “Effectively Free”! at its AGM. It is a new 4G feature phone which is made for the people who just want a simple phone with good internet.
The new JioPhone has 2.4-inch QVGA display, 512 MB RAM and 4 GB internal storage. The storage can be extended up to 128 GB. It has VGA front camera and 2 MP rear camera, has the power of 2000mAh battery.
The JioPhone supports 4G and it also supports both mini and nano SIM. And there is no 2G or 3G support. Apart from all these, JioPhone has Bluetooth 4.1 and WiFi connectivity. It is just something different from your expectations of a typical phone.
The most important thing is, Mukesh Ambani officially announced that the JioPhone will be available for all Indians at an effective price of just Rs. 0. You have to pay Rs 1500 as a security deposit to stop misuse. This money will be refunded after three years if you want to return the phone back.
Here is the tweet by Reliance Jio. Check It Out:
The JioPhone will be available for user testing in beta from 15th August and for pre-booking from 24th August: Mukesh Ambani
— Reliance Jio (@reliancejio) July 21, 2017
Esha Ambani told, “It is made in India by the young Indian.” The feature phone comes preloaded with all Jio applications like Jio Cinema, Jio Music etc.
The feature JioPhone has:
1) Alpha numeric keypad
2) 2.4-inch QVGA display
3) FM radio
4) Torch light
5) Headphone jack
6) SD card slot
7) Battery with charger
8) Four-way navigation system
9) Phone contact book
10) Call history facility
11) Jio apps
12) Microphone and speaker
13) Inbuilt Ringtones
At the meeting of AGM Mukesh Ambani said, Voice calls will always be free for all the jio customers. Ambani also said that company is going to bring 5 million phones to the market a week.
In India there is 78 crore phone, out of them 50 crores are feature phone that cannot use the Internet. So this new phone will be affordable to all these 50 crore users.
So who all will buy this free JioPhone? Let us know by commenting in a comment box below.