Reliance Jio phone is all set to arrive in the market as Reliance will start bookings for Jio Phone in less than 3 days from now. Jio phone will be given on the ‘first come, first serve basis’. Jio has launched a form for online registration though. People who are willing to buy Jio Phone can now register online on Jio’s official website. Jio Phone, targeted at 50 crore feature phone users in the country, will be available for pre-booking from August 24 on payment of a refundable security deposit of Rs 1,500. This deposit will be refunded after 36 months on the return of the phone and this is how the price of the phone will be effectively zero, as per the announcement made by Mukesh Ambani.
The Jio Phone’s user testing in beta mode began on August 15. Reliance Jio, the fourth-generation telecom arm of Reliance Industries, will provide unlimited data on the phone for Rs 153 per month.
What’s the procedure for online registration?
People interested in buying Jio Phone can directly log on to this URL for registration: http://www.jio.com/en-in/jp-keep-me-posted
Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani had taken everyone by surprise when he announced the launch of Jio phone.
Jio has 125 million users since its launch in September last year, as per a report in PTI.
Out of the 78 crore phones in India, Mukesh Ambani had said that 50 crore are feature phones that cannot be used for Internet or data usage.