The JioPhone feature phone with 4G compatibility loaded with Smart feature and unlimited Data and Calling will effectively cost zero.
India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani continuing to make everyone’s dreams cheaper. A day when the smartphone doesn’t cost you so much, a day when Data packs last for year, not months and to take the digital revolution forward, Jio has launched an affordable- 4G-enabled feature phone handset.
A Phone with Smart Feature will cost you Rs 0 “Shocking!”
“The Jio phone would be available for an effective price Rs 0,” Ambani made a shocking announcement. However, consumers will be asked to pay Rs 1,500 as a security deposit for the device, which will be refunded after 3 years, as claimed by Mukesh Ambani.
The New Data Plans for Jio Feature Phone is Ridiculous cheap
The New Data plans for Jio Feature phone comes with Unlimited Calling unlimited data, and subscribe to Jio apps for free, For Rs 153 every month, even cheaper than Jio Dhan Dhana Dhan offer.
Jio Feature Phone comes with Smart features
The phone also supports near field communication (NFC) which can be used to make digital payments, just like how Apple Pay and Samsung Pay works. You can also link your Jan Dhan Account. You can even listen to PM Modi’s podcast Mann ki Baat on the Jio feature phone.
The feature phone also supports voice control. Quite similar to how Siri works on an iPhone, in order to make a call, you can use a voice command such as, “Call, XYZ” and the phone will follow. You can also send messages using voice commands. Interestingly, the phone also supports voice control in Hindi language.
“Today Jio is going to reinvent the conventional feature phone,” Mukesh Ambani, Chairman, RIL, said, adding “Let me introduce India ka smartphone.”
“Today, Jio has more than 100 million paying Jio Prime customers, most have recharged on Jio’s Rs. 309 or higher plans”, says Mukesh Ambani
When can you buy Jio feature Phone?
The pre-booking date for the feature phone has been slated for 24 August. Obviously, there would be huge chaos just like on a time of Jio launching so Jio wants to make sure they have enough JioPhone in stock, we don’t blame you
Specification of Jio Feature Phone
- 2.4-inch display
- Supports digital payment via NFC
- SD card slot
- Supports 4G VoLTE for calls and data
- 3.5mm Headphone Jack (Apple you better die)
The company is also offering an additional cable with the JioPhone that allows users to connect their feature phone with TVs, including smart and CRT TVs