New Delhi: The JioPhone pre-booking starts at Rs 500 at its retail stores, website and Jio’s application from 5 pm Thursday, according to a message sent by Reliance Jio.
“India Ka Smartphone end is here! Pre-booking for JioPhone begins on August 24 at 5pm,” an SMS sent to a Jio client read. A senior partner at Reliance Retail, who asked not to be identified, said that messages are being sent to all those who have registered their interest in JioPhone.
“As announced by RIL CMD (Mukesh Ambani), JioPhone will be awarded in return for the refundable deposit payment of Rs 1,500. Guests can reserve JioPhone for Rs 500 and the balance Rs 1000 can be paid at the time of delivery in September The total amount will be refunded after 36 months when the customer returns the phone, “said the partner.
Ambani announced that the voice calls them “truly free” JioPhone customers would still be free and would receive unlimited data for a month against the payment of Rs 153.Jio also announced a weekly plan for Rs 53 and a plan of 2 Days For Rs 23 for Unlimited access to data.
JioPhone, which can be used to talk instructions for composing, writing messages and others, will come with Jio pre-loaded applications for messaging and entertainment. The phone can be connected to TVs to watch live TV with the Jio TV application. The phone will also include some popular instant messaging applications and social networks, the channel partner said.
“Despite the anticipation that the phone will have a greater appeal among rural users, retailers in urban centers are placing orders over the phone.” Despite the floods in Bihar is one of the best Where retailers anticipate strong demand For the JioPhone, “added the partner.
Reliance Retail intends to provide 50 lakh JioPhones every week as of September (Disclosure – Reliance Industries Ltd. is the sole beneficiary of Independent Media Trust that controls Network18 Media & Investments Ltd.)