Reliance launches its Jio Phone last year in its 40th Annual General Meeting. The main attraction of the phone is the effective price which is 0. Although you have to pay ₹1500 upfront which can be refundable after 3 years. Jio Phone is a powerful feature phone which packs with 1GHz Dual core Processor which pairs with 512 MB of RAM. It features a 2.4 inch TFT display with QVGA resolution.
The phone is packed with 4 GB of internal storage which can be expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card. Jio phone also has a primary camera and front one also i.e. 2MP and 0.3 MP respectively. Phone runs on KAI OS and backed up by the 2000 mAh battery which gives you the talktime of 12 hours and standby time of 15 Days. Coming to the connectivity options, phone includes Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n, BT 4.1, GPS, USB 2, NFC and 4G VOLTE. Along with these phone also includes the 22 Indian languages.
Along with phone you will get free subscription to all the jio apps. You can also connect Jio Phone to TV via Jio media cable. There is no other feature phone which can connect to TV. Reliance has only two recharge plans for its JIO PHONE users i.e ₹49 and ₹153.
₹49 – packs with unlimited voice calling, 50 SMS, Jio Apps subscription, 1GB 4 G Data for 28 Days.
₹153 – packs with unlimited voice calling, Unlimited SMS, Jio Apps subscription, 1.5 GB 4 G Data/day for 28 Days.
How to Buy Jio Phone
You can now buy Jio Phone from various retailers online as well as offline. The phone is available on Jio’s official website and on Amazon India also. To Buy Reliance Jio Phone you have to Pay ₹1500 as security deposit, which can be refundable after 3 years. If you want to refund your amount early you have to pay Early Return Charges.
- If you return under 12 months from the date of first issue of the JioPhone. Than you have to pay ₹1500 to get the ₹1500 security deposit.
- If you return between 12 months and up to 24 months from the date of first issue of the JioPhone. Than you have to give ₹1000 as early return charges to get ₹1500 security deposit.
- If You return between 24 months and up to 36 months from the date of first issue of the JioPhone. Than you have to give ₹500 to get the security of ₹1500 back.
However, after purchasing the phone if you did not recharge the phone , then company can also take back the phone. So if you buy it than use it or return it back to the Jio.