`Ever since the launch of Jio 4G services, industry experts has doubted about Jio expansion as the 4G smartphones play a key role. Now, Reliance Jio holds the major stake in the segment as the aggressive pricing policy has paid off. However, the reach of mobile users is limited and is still low comparatively as the majority of the population in India use feature phones. Moving ahead, Jio Infocomm has announced the launch of its Jio phone in the company’s recent AGM held at Mumbai.
The much anticipated Jio 4G phone has a series of rumors about its specs and price before its launch. Primarily, the price of the device matters in the low budget phones. The company has grabbed all the user attention with Jiophone price listing for Rs.0. This is another calculated move from the telecom provider to make a disruption in the feature phone segment. Here we provide you facts about Jio phone
Facts about Jio phone:
JioTV app in Jio phone is first of such kind app in a feature phone. Users can even connect the phone to TV sets with a cable and view it on a large screen. Users need to pay Rs.309 per month to avail this option of screen mirroring on their Jio phones
Jio phone claims the first feature phone to come with NFC support. Users can make digital payments using this NFC support which is hard to find even in smartphones under Rs.5000.
India ka smartphone:
Chairman Mukesh Ambani quotes Jio phone as India ka smartphone. Probably, it keeps it up with features like voice command and 22 Indian languages support. Also, the apps in the device set another benchmark in the feature phone category.
Jio Recharge plans:
This Jio 4G phone plans will be another major factor which may help with huge migrations from other networks. The monthly recharge plans starting from Rs.153 offers unlimited data, free voice calls, and SMS. This is first of its kind plan to offer huge benefits at that price.
Though the company has announced jio phone for free, users need to pay a refundable deposit of Rs.1500. However, Jio phone deposit will be refunded after 3 years.