The chairman of Reliance Industries Limited, Mukesh Ambani announced the Free Jio Phone, a 4G VoLTE quality mobile which he named “India ka Smartphone” (India’s Smartphone). The mobile will be accessible for beta testing from August 15. The advance booking of the phone will be from August 21. The sale of the phone will be based on the first come, first serve basis from the last quarter of 2017. The objective and goal of this phone are to make five million phones accessible every week. Indian engineers created the phone for the Indian audience.
It is “made in India for Indian users”, the wordings of Chairman Mukesh Ambani. He said that the Reliance industry’s objective was to make sure “connectivity, device affordability and data affordability”. It can dismiss the obstacles before millions of Indians from retrieving data. He said that the Jio will decide and aim to encrust 99 per cent of the population of India in the coming 12 months. He also added that “just because of Jio, the 4G coverage if India will be greater than its 2G coverage”. He further added that by September, there will be approximately 10,000 offices of Jio in every town and tehsil.
The features of new Free Jio Phone i.e. ‘India ka Smartphone’-
This phone comes loaded with excellent features and qualities such as expandable SD card slot, 4-way navigation, 4 GB memory, 512 MB RAM and much more. Let’s have a look at all the features of this new phone.
4G VoLTE features of Reliance Free Jio Phone
This phone supports a square design, in addition to a 2.4-inch QVGA display. It comes with an assigned button for Torchlight and an alphanumeric keypad. It also supports FM radio and features a microphone, speaker, and headphone as well.
This 4G-VoLTE-empowered JioPhone sustains all the languages and people can speak to the gadget through voice commands. The RIL is providing users with an option to peruse the internet on this new JioPhone. And of course, it comes with preloaded apps of Jio which mean that people can watch films on the 2.4 inches of the screen using the JioCinema app. The different features of this Jio 4G include the feature of SOS, which can be initiated by pressing 5. It has also the capability to cast content and encourage for NFC that permits rapid payments.
4G VoLTE availability of Reliance JioPhone
The 4G VoLTE feature of Reliance JioPhone will hit the markets from the first week of September. With this phone, all the voice calls made on Jio network are absolutely free.
Reliance JioPhone Data plans and price
Coming to price, users will have to pay Rs. 1500 for the duration of 3 years for security deposit which comes down to be Rs. 500 per year.
Jio has also announced and introduced sachet packs as well as recharge plans, which begin at Rs. 153 per month. It will provide users with unlimited data on this phone. The limitless data has 0.5 GB or 500 MB FUP each day. For the recharge period, it comes to 14 GB.
In order to live-stream their JioTV app on their TV sets, users will have to recharge with Rs 309 per month. This monthly scheme will enable users to watch 3 to 4 hours of movies or other videos on a big screen as well.
For 2 days, Reliance Jio has also sachet plans of Rs 24 and Rs 54 per week. They come with the same advantages.
How to book Reliance Jio free phone online in Pre Registration?
This mobile will be available for beta testing from August 15th. The users can pre-book Jio ZERO phone from 24th August onwards. The phone will be provided to the clients from September onwards.
Step by step process to book this phone-
- Visit the official website jio.com or jiofreephone.org
- Button/image will be exhibited on the homepage, once after opening the phone’s registration
- Go to Pre booking button or Jio Free Mobile Phone Registration and click on it.
- Enter all the information regarding your phone number, address, etc.
- Fill all the other details including shipping address, and phone number.
- Pay the deposit money of Rs 1500 through credit/debit or Net banking.
- Then the Jio free phone will be booked.
- The phone will be shipped in specific time for registered users. It will be delivered only on the basis of First Come First Serve.
So just wait for August 24th and book your first free phone.
Reliance Jio is giving tough competition to other companies. The chairman of Bharti Airtel, Sunil Mittal termed Reliance Jio info communications voice and internet plans “unfair”. He also added that the whole industry of telecom was affected because of competitor’s freebies.
RIL is providing free unlimited data and voice calls for the lifetime. Meanwhile, existing telecoms including Vodafone India, Bharti Airtel, and Idea Cellular cried disgusting over the extending freebies, among the massive market competition and pressure.