Jio phone free – 4G VoLTE Feature Phone Launched at Reliance AGM

Update: Booking Information

Jio 1500 Phone bookings will start from 24th August 2017 after the device undergo for testing on 15th August. The Jio 1500 Phone was launched officially by the Chairman & Managing Director of Reliance Industries Limited, Mukesh Ambani in the 40th Reliance Annual General Meeting. From the day when the device was officially launched into the market many eyes are looking for the device to be live into the market. But before that Jio 1500 Phone will undergo for testing and it will recheck all the services, features which are going to be a part of the Jio Phone within or with the device and then the team will start taking the pre-bookings.

Jio Phone Features Key Announcements:

  • Will go on pre-booking from 24 August
  • Will be available for free of cost
  • Consumers to 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

The Pre-Book JioPhone from 24 August

JioPhone press release
It seems Jio wants to make sure they have enough JioPhones in stock. The pre-booking date for the phone has been slated for 24 August.
JioPhone free
The phone is likely to host HTML5 apps which will be designed by India-based developers. It remains to be seen how that works out.
21 July, 2017 12:28 PM IST

”Free of Cost” JioPhone

JioPhone at zero
Yes, you read that right.

Jio will offer its feature phone for Rs 0. Mukesh Ambani. The JioPhone offers host of features that offer the following: A distress call system, Jio Music, Jio Cinema, Jio TV, Powerful speaker and Supports 22 major languages

Customers will be asked to pay Rs 1,500 as security deposit for the device, which will be refunded after 3 years.

JIO phone free

New Data Plans for Jio Feature Phone

new data plan jio
New set of data plans under Dhan Dhana Dhan offer announced.

For Rs 153 every month, users get free voice calls, unlimited data, and subscribe to Jio apps for free, Ambani says.

JioPhone Supports Digital Payment

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 carry out digital payments on a feature phone now

What Jio Feature Phone Offers

Features of the device. 
Long press number 5 on the Jio feature phone, and a distress message will be sent over to registered contacts.
Make emergency calls from this phone. 
You can even listen to PM Modi’s podcast Mann ki Baat on the Jio feature phone. Interestingly, looks like the NaMo app will come pre-loaded on the device.

Jio Feature Phone Launched

Mukesh Ambani has unveiled the Jio feature phone. For more details on this product, Akash Ambani will take over the proceedings of the presentation.

Akash Ambani runs a demo of the the phone. He makes a phonecall from the phone and receives a voice text message.

Biggest migration from free to paid customers, achieved by Reliance Jio this year. Jio Prime members will continue to benefit with Jio DDD and EDMV Plans, Ambani promises.

Reliance Jio claims to another record. 
And finally, he talks about feature phones, by highlighting, 50 crore phone users left out of digital revolution. So, the feature phone announcement looks imminent now.

Jio Phone

50 crore feature phone users - target

Now, it’s time for Reliance Jio. Mukesh Ambani stating the company’s feat of becoming a big telecom player since its launch 10 months back.

In 6 months of Jio’s launch data consumption has gone from 20 crore GB to 1 crore GB, claims Mukesh Ambani. India is the largest mobile video network in thew world. Before Jio, India was ranked as 154th country

Mukesh Ambani is on stage highlighting the impressive growth that Reliance Industries has made over the past couple of decades.

Jio launch

We’re all set for the live briefing, that will take place from Mumbai in a short while from now. But before that, read our through our opinion as to why Jio needs to launch its 4G VoLTE phone today.

Jio Phone

Reliance Jio is supposedly going to debut its 4G VoLTE enabled feature phone on Friday. The telecom operator is hosting its AGM via different platforms, where Mukesh Ambani, Chairman, Reliance Industries will make some key announcements.

The telecom operator has made merry with a truckload of free and cheap data for more than 12 months, but now it is time for Mukesh Ambani and Co to start making some money!

 

Post Jio’s launch

 

Also read: more news on Jio phone 

 

Source: thequint       Source Link: CLICK HERE          Date: Thursday  July 20, 2017
(Image Credits: youtube/reliance )

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2 thoughts on “Jio phone free – 4G VoLTE Feature Phone Launched at Reliance AGM

  • August 10, 2017 at 9:32 am
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    I what this phone

    • August 10, 2017 at 9:47 am
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      They are yet to release the product, do check on this page for latest updates

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