Since some days, there is a rumor that a cheap Jio phone is coming to hit the market. It won’t be a smartphone, and it’s only to be a feature phone. Presently, some images of this phone are floating on the web. Thus, it has been said that the images have been leaked out and this is the Jio phone, which is coming soon.
What does the image say?
According to the images leaked, it’s found that the phone does not have a touch screen rather it’s equipped with a conventional keypad. It looks similar to the traditional Nokia phones with a D-pad in the middle. The keypad consists of MyJio, Jio Live TV, Jio video and Jio Music as the shortcut keys, which are placed for a better display. It also supports the T9 keypad along with a dedicated button for torchlight. So, while in the dark, this phone would be a great thing you can have.
The 4G VoLTE-enabled feature phone is said to come out with a price of Rs. 1500 and the phones would range between Rs. 999-Rs. 1500. The image is not supported with other details, and thus you have to wait in order to know the final specifications. The keys are set from left to right, and overall the phone gets a classy look. If you are looking for a phone within an affordable budget, then this can be a good option.
It’s confirmed it had been revealed that the phone comes out with both rear and front cameras. The company is also talking with Qualcomm and MediaTek, the two giants with a plan to bring in the cheap 4G-enabled processors. Thus, technology would get a new status with them, and also users can use the device easily without worrying about the touch screen.
What Reliance Jio says?
Reliance Group in its Q3 financial and operational performance report says that calculating since December 21, 2016, they are having about 72.4 million active users. They also reveal that they were able to sell 2.8 million Lyf devices and other accessories in the quarter.
The previous reports say that Jio is working to come out with a new range of phones targeting the rural areas and Tier-III markets. In this way, they can expand their mobile business to every corner of the country. It’s expected that the new Jio feature phone would hit the market in March 2017, and it would be the cheapest 4G-enabled phone.
First, Reliance came with the cheap 4G-enabled phone in January 2016 with the price range starting from Rs. 3000. They came out with this idea in order to inspire users to use the JIo 4G sim experiencing the benefits of the services. After a great success there, they presently brought in this amazing plan.
Everyone now is waiting to get the cheapest 4G-enables phone in hands. It’s only a few days, and the Jio feature phone would make the hit in Indian market.