With Jio ready to strike the lower end of phone market aiming to hit another one hundred million users, began the online and offline registrations for the phone which it states is ‘free’ for the users.
The Jio phone sales will begin from September first week. The Jio Phone will be delivered on the first come first serve basis only, as stated by a Jio employee.
What is needed for Jio phone
The only document required is the Aadhar card. Only one Jio phone can be issued on one Aadhar card. For purchasing multiple phones for enterprises, one needs to furnish either PAN details or KYCN of the enterprise. The maximum number is 50 and above for a single such order.
Refundable Security Deposit
Though the phone is claimed to be free, a security deposit of Rs 1500 is to be paid. According to Jio the security deposit is important for avoiding potential misuse of data. The Jio phone security is 100% refundable after three years.
Jio Phone Features
The Jio phone comes loaded with free unlimited messages, voice calls, and 4g internet. On a recharge of Rs 153, one gets free unlimited calls and texts with 500 MB data every day for 28 days. This amount of data can easily last for 3-4 hours of videos before reaching the high-speed data limit, according to Jio. The phone supports 22 Indian languages and voice command. It has a 2.4 QVGA 480×854 pixels screen and a micro SD card slot, a flashlight and FM radio. It is a single SIM handset, which supports only 4G and comes with Facebook and a web browser! WhatsApp is not yet said to be working on the phone.
Other Jio Phone Specifications
Camera: 2MP rear camera
Processor: 512 MB RAM
Battery: 2000 mAH Li-ion battery
Connectivity: 4G LTE, GPRS, WiFi, Bluetooth 2.0
Jio Phone Online and Offline Booking
You can register online as well as offline. To register via SMS, type JP your area code Jio Store code near your locality’ and send it to 7021170211. For online registrations, you can use my Jio app and offline from official retailers only. The handsets booked now will be received by the first week of September with the company aiming to deliver about 5 million Jio handsets every week.
The offer from Jio is both lucrative and awesome. So register now to get one as soon as possible, and enjoy another free service from Reliance