Reliance JioPhone

After connecting the 4G smartphones users, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. introduced Reliance JioPhone – India Ka Smartphone for feature phone users who have been left out of the digital revolution. Earlier, Mukesh Ambani introduced this feature phone on 21st July 2017 at the 40th Reliance Industries Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Quick Specs

  • 2.4 inches QVGA (320 x 240) Display
  • KaiOS
  • Single nano SIM
  • 512MB RAM & 4GB Internal Memory (Expandable up to 128GB)
  • 2000 mAh Battery
  • 2MP Rear Camera & 0.3MP Front Camera
  • Connect to TV via JioMediaCable

The pre-booking of JioPhone was started on Jioโ€™s official website from 24th August 2017 on payment of a refundable security deposit of 1,500. You can also pre-book via SMS. This deposit will be refunded after 36 months on the return of this feature phone and this is how the price of the phone will be effectively zero. Pre-booking will be on the First Come, First Serve basis.

Reliance JioPhone Languages
Reliance JioPhone Languages

JioPhone Plans

  1. Monthly Plan: 500MB of data per day, unlimited voice calls including STD & SMS for 28 day validity at 153 per month
  2. Weekly Plan: Unlimited* free data, SMS & voice call with validity of 7 days at 54
  3. Two-day Plan: Unlimited* free data, SMS & voice call with validity of two days at 24

*Unlimited data at 128 kbps

Overall, yearly (11 months – 28 days a month) cost for JioPhone plans are as follows:

  1. Monthly Plan: 1836 for 336 days
  2. Weekly Plan: 2592 for 336 days / 216 for 28 days
  3. Two-day Plan: 4036 for 336 days / 336 for 28 days

Reliance JioPhone Specifications

Display Screen Size: 6.09cm (2.4)
Screen Resolution: QVGA (320 x 240)
General Feature Operating System: KaiOS
SIM Slot: Single SIM
SIM Size: Nano Sim (4FF type)
Color: Black
Box Contents: Handset, Removable Battery, Charger Adaptor, Quick Start Guide, Warranty card, SIM CARD
Performance Processor (CPU): Dual Core
RAM: 512MB
Battery Capacity: 2000 mAh, Li-ion
Talktime: Upto 12 Hours
Standby Time: Upto 15 Days
Storage Internal Memory: 4GB
Expandable: Upto 128GB
Camera Rear: 2MP
Front: 0.3MP
Video Recording: Yes
Multimedia Music Player: MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR, WB-AMR, MIDI, OGG
Wireless FM Radio: Yes
Video Player: 720p, MPEG4, h.263, h.264
Loudspeaker: Yes
Alert Type: Ringtone + Vibration
Connectivity Operating Frequency: BAND3(1800)/BAND5(850) LTE-TDD BAND40(2300)
4G: Yes, LTE Cat4
True 4G (LTE Support): VoLTE (Video & HD Voice Call),
Wi-Fi: Yes
NFC: Yes
Bluetooth: BT 4.1 with BLE
GPS: Yes
USB Connectivity: USB 2.0
Email Support Microsoft Exchange: Yes
Indian Language Support 22 Indian languages- Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri ,
Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri,
Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santhali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu
Jio Apps MyJio, JioMusic, JioTV, JioCinema, JioXpressNews, HelloJio, JioVideoCall, JioShare, JioGames
Voice Assistant Make calls, send messages, browse, launch camera and open JioTV, JioCinema, JioMusic and other apps.
Connect to TV Yes. Via JioMediaCable
Other Features Torch, Contact Import via Gmail
Nishant Patil

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