JioPhone Next, the smartphone developed by Google and Jio, has been launched in India. The device is available at Rs 6,499 and comes with Android-powered Pragati OS and a Qualcomm Snapdragon QM215 processor.
Due to its processor, the JioPhone Next’s Next’s clock speeds up to 1.3 GHz and access light apps seamlessly. The 3,500 mAh battery phone supports Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), and an integrated Adreno 308 graphics card. The integrated wireless module on the chipset also supports Cat 4 4G-LTE.
The device has a 5.45-inch display and comes with pre-installed toned-down apps such as JioTV, JioCinema, Facebook, Gallery, and Assistant. The JioPhone Next also has a 13 MP rear camera, an 8 MP front camera, 32 GB of internal storage, and 2 GB RAM. The warehouse is expandable up to 512 GB using a microSD card slot.
The phone also provides users with a more innovative photo-taking experience as it integrates India-themed Snapchat Lenses directly into its camera app, Camera Go.
The entry-level smartphone also comes with an attractive buying offer with an entry price of Rs 1,999, a processing fee of Rs 501, and multiple EMI options. Reliance Jio offers four plans, each with 24 months and 18 months, known as the Always-on Plan, Large Plan, XL Plan, and XXL Plan.
The XL Plan costs Rs 550 per month for the 24 months option and Rs 500 for the 18 months option. Users will get unlimited calling and 2 GB data per day under the XL Plan, while the XXL Plan, with its costs of Rs 550 and Rs 600, will give them unlimited voice calling and 2.5 GB data per day.
The JioPhone Next also has ‘Nearby Share,’ allowing users to share music and videos without the internet. It also has the option to allow users to read content in their preferred language through the Read Aloud and Translate features on the phone.
How to buy for JioPhone Next?
Head on over to the official website > Provide your Full Name and Mobile Number > Agree to the Terms and Conditions > Lastly, Generate the OTP to confirm your mobile number.
You can also register for the JioPhone Next using WhatsApp by opening the app > sending ‘Hi’ to “7018270182”. Once completed, you will be asked to share your location to get a notification to head to a nearby store and buy the JioPhone Next.
The JioPhone Next has also been listed on the online Jio store, offering free delivery for a limited period.
JioPhone Next Offers
What makes the JioPhone Next an appealing proposition to so many consumers is the ton of offers customers can avail of while purchasing the device.
You can purchase the JioPhone Next for Rs 1,999 through an Easy EMI option. You can opt for several plans if you buy the JioPhone Next using the Easy EMI option.
First Plan: Jio users will pay Rs 300 per month for 24 months or Rs 350 per month for 18 months. Users will also get 5GB of data and 100 minutes of calling bundled with this plan every month.
Second Plan: Users can pay Rs 450 per month for 24 months or Rs 500 per month for 18 months. Bundled with this plan are 1.5GB of data per day and unlimited voice calling.
Third Plan: Users can pay Rs 500 per month for 24 months or Rs 550 per month for 18 months. Bundled with this plan are 2GB of data per day and unlimited voice calling.
Fourth Plan: Users can pay Rs 550 per month for 24 months or Rs 600 per month for 18 months. Bundled with this plan are 2.5GB of data per day and unlimited voice calling.