JioPhone Next can now be purchased through the Reliance Digital website without registering. It is priced at Rs. 6,499.
- JioPhone Next is available in blue and black color variants.
- It runs on a customized version of Android 11 (Go edition) called Pragati OS.
- The JioPhone Next is powered by a Snapdragon 215 processor paired with 2 GB of RAM.
The JioPhone Next is now available for purchase through the Reliance Digital website. Previously, customers only had one option to purchase the entry-level smartphone. Interested buyers now no longer need to register for the device and can simply place an order on the company’s official website. The website lists the blue and black color variants of the JioPhone Next.
JioPhone Next is the first Reliance smartphone. It is priced at Rs. 6,499. JioPhone Next is primarily aimed at rural customers. However, it seems that the smartphone is also attracting customers from other segments. JioPhone Next has received an overwhelmingly positive response from retailers and customers not only in rural areas but also in urban areas. This was revealed by Reliance Retail, which manages the overall sales of the device.
The JioPhone Next is equipped with a 5.45-inch touch screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and an HD + resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels. It runs on a customized version of Android 11 (Go edition) called Pragati OS. The handset also comes with Google Assistant support for all your voice commands, as well as translation and read-aloud functionality in 10 distinct languages, including Hindi.
Under the hood, there’s a 1.3 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 215 quad-core processor. It is backed by 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. Customers also have the option of expanding internal storage up to 512 GB using a microSD card.
The JioPhone Next was built in partnership with Google. Besides attractive prices, Jio also announced various payment options that would make it easier for users to buy the smartphone.
Jio also offers various EMI plans which will save you from paying the full amount all at once. You can pay Rs 1999 and opt for the Always-on package which can be purchased for Rs 300 pm for 24 months, Rs 350 for 18 months. Then there is the Large Plan, which allows you to pay Rs 450 per month for 24 months, Rs 500 per month for 18 months.
The big plan includes 1.5 GB of data per day and unlimited voice calls. The XL plan can be purchased by paying Rs. 500 hrs for 24 months and Rs. 550 hrs for 18 months. The plan includes 2 GB of data per day and unlimited voice calls. The XXL plan offers Rs 550 pm for 24 months, Rs 600 pm for 18 months and also includes 2.5 GB of data per day, unlimited voice calls.
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