Jio Smart 4G Feature Phone Launched at effective price of zero
After taking telecom sector by surprise with free voice calls and data last year, India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani today announced the launch of Jio “intelligent” phone, offering life-long free voice calls and bundled with 4G data streaming at an “effective price of zero”. Reliance Jio is marketing the new JioPhone as ‘India ka smartphone’ and have loaded features like expandable SD card slot, 4-way navigation, and much more in a sleek and compact device. Let us quickly check all the features included in Jio’s new feature phone.
Reliance JioPhone with blazing fast 4G VoLTE Features
The new JioPhone with 4G VoLTE feature phone comes with a usual rectangular design having a 2.4-inch QVGA display. Phone have traditional alphanumeric keypad design and a dedicated button for torch light. It also includes a headphone jack, microphone, speaker, along with FM Radio.
The 4G VoLTE-enabled Jio Phone supports all India languages, and accepts user’s voice commands as well. The new pocket friendly Jio Phone allows it’s users to access high speed 4G internet. And yes, it comes Jip Apps are preloaded on it. This will allow users to watch movies on the 2.4-inch screen from the JioCinema app. Other features of the Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone are the SOS feature, which can be activated by pressing 5 on the keypad, NFC support enabling quick payments, and the ability to cast content as well.
Availability of Reliance JioPhone with 4G VoLTE
Reliance JioPhone with 4G VoLTE feature phone will be available in the market from the first week of September. All Jio-Jio voice calls will be free from this handset. Jio will start accepting pre-orders for JioPhone 4G VoLTE feature phone from August 24 through Jio.com,MyJio Application and Jio Digital Stores.
Jio Feature Phone Key Announcements:
- Will go on pre-booking from 24 August
- Will be available for free of cost
- Consumers to pay Rs 1,500 as refundable security deposit for 3 years
- 2.4-inch display
- Supports digital payment via NFC
- SD card slot for memory expansion
- Torch light
- Supports 4G VoLTE for calls and data
- New set of data plans, starting at Rs 153 for the device
- Reliance Jio Phone Price and Data Plans
Targeting the masses, Jio have kept this phone free and just have a criteria of Rs. 1500 security deposit for three years from it’s users. This deposit will be returned to the users after completing 36 months on return of the phone, which makes the price of the phone “Zero”. Jio’s recharge plans starts from Rs. 159 onward which includes unlimited data on Jio 4G feature phone. Although there is a limit of 0.5GB or 500 MB FUP per day, which makes it to 14 GB for one month.
The new Jio feature phone will come with a cable to connect the device to TV to view content including videos. Users can broadcast Jio TV on big screens at a monthly recharge of Rs. 309. This will allow 3-4 hours of video on large screen per day. Reliance Jio also have launched 2 more plans of Rs 24 for two days and Rs 54 for 7 days with same benefits. i hope you guys love this article “Jio Smart 4G Feature Phone Launched at effective price of zero” thanks.