Jio has never failed to amaze us, recently at the Reliance Jio AGM on Thursday, they have launched Jio Phone 2. It has now more features than the successor, let’s find out them.
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- QWERTY keypad support
- Price, maybe effectively zero
- Now supports Facebook and WhatsApp
So, the Jio Phone 2 has launched with several upgrades and overall design aspects. The phone seems to be inspired by BlackBerry-like design. Since this is a feature phone we can’t expect top-notch specs. Though the phone supports YouTube, Facebook, and WhatsApp since these applications are essential in our daily like Jio had to include them in order to survive in the competition. The phone will available to buy from 15th August Jio Phone 2 and Jio Phone both are will be available side-by-side in the market.
Jio Phone 2 Specifications
The phone runs on KAI OS, it has 512MB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage which is also further expandable to 128GB via a microSD card.
In terms of optics, the phone has 2-megapixel rear camera and a VGA camera on the front for making video calls.
Since this is a Jio phone it must have 4G supports, the phone supports most of the 4G Bands available in India including Band 3, Band 2, Band 5 and Band 40. The connectivity features including Bluetooth, VoLTE, GPS, WiFi, NFC, and FM. The good this is added is now it supports dual SIM (nano-nano) means you can install others operators also.
In terms of power, the phone houses 2,000mAh battery inside which is quite big for phones like this. The phone is also integrated with voice commands and a 4way navigation key.
Jio Phone 2 price in India and Launch Date
As a part of their business strategies, the price of the phone may be effectively zero but not sure about it. At the Reliance Jio AGM event, the phone got a price tag of Rs 2,999.
All existing Jio Phone users can exchange their phone with Jio Phone 2 for just Rs 501, this offer will be available from 21 July.
The Jio Phone 2 will be available from 15th August across all the Jio stores and Reliance Digital Outlets