Registration of Jio Phone 2 is due in the next few days and is scheduled for August 15. The Jio Phone 2 is the second handset in line in Jio Phone series and was preceded by the Jio Phone.
Alongside Jio Phone 2 registration, the process of registrations for GigaFiber, GigaTV and Smart Home will also commence on the 15th of August.
The first handset from Jio; the Jio Phone, was launched in 2017 and was a huge success. 25 million units of Jio Phone have flown of the shelves so far.
With the release of Jio Phone 2, the telecom giant has a pre-set goal of even more sales. Jio; which happens to be the leading telecom company in the country; has quickly achieved number 1 status in the Indian feature phone market, which is indicative of the significance of 4G feature phones.
Booking Date for Jio Phone 2
The booking of Reliance Jio’s new feature phone- Jio Phone 2 will begin on August 15, 2018. Any individual can apply for the new phone by visiting the official web portal of Reliance Jio.
Jio Phone 2 Price
The price of Reliance Jio’s second feature is Rs 2,999/-. The Jio Phone announced in 2017 was priced at Rs 1,500. Reliance Jio had said that this amount will be refunded to the customers after a gap of three years when they return the phone to it. In the case of Jio Phone 2 no refunds have been promised.
Exchange Offer for Jio Phone 2
Jio Phone exchange offer is now available at all retail stores across the country. In a statement, the company had said that a customer can buy a new phone at Rs 501 when they exchange it with an old phone. The customers have to make an upfront payment of Rs 501 towards the final value of Jio Phone after the exchange amount is deducted from it otherwise the phone will cost Rs 1,500. While the amount of Rs 501, much like the Rs 1,500 price, is refundable after a period of three years, the customer has to compulsorily purchase the Rs 594 recharge pack.
Jio Phone 2 Features
The Jio Phone 2 comes with a qwerty keypad- much like old Nokia Asha and Blackberry phones. It has four-way navigation keys and a mono speaker. The screen size is the same as of the Jio Phone i.e 2.4-inch QVGA. The Jio Phone 2 is powered by Spreadtrum 9820 dual-core SoC. In term of specs, the Jio Phone and Jio Phone 2 are the same. Like the Jio Phone, Jio Phone 2 also runs on KAI operating system. The phone comes with 4GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card and 512MB RAM. Beside all these, it supports Bluetooth, FM radio, VoLTE, VoWiFi, NFC, GPS, LTE Cat4 DL: 150Mbps/UL: 50Mbps, and LTE Band 2,5,40, 2G Band 900/1800. The phone is backed by 2000mAh battery. With all these features; the JIO Phone 2 is bound to find a strong market.