Jio Phone 5G Price in India- Reliance Jio is reportedly planning to launch the third-generation Jio Phone in India. The phone is said to be in a developing stage currently and made under the codename Jio Phone 5.
The highlight of Jio Phone 5G
- Jio Phone 5 will be a feature [hone with internet connectivity.
- It will be positioned below the first-generation Jio Phone model.
- The feature phone will come with Facebook and Whatsapp pre-installed.
According to a report by 91Mobiles, the sources close to the development suggest that Jio Phone 5 will be a feature phone and not an affordable 4G smartphone that the company had confirmed as its 43 AGM meeting earlier this month. It is expected to be called Jio Phone Lite, making it tones down version of the original Jio Phone.
It will be affordable 4G/5G Phone
Now, sources close to internal development tell us that the upcoming model is in planning stages at the moment and is being made under the codename Jio Phone 5. The sources say Jio Phone 5 is a feature phone and not an affordable 4G/5G smartphone that RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani referred to in his speech at this year’s AGM. Therefore, it could be launched as Jio Phone Lite. Also, it will be made locally as part of the company’s Make in India efforts.
Jio Phone 5G/4G Specifications-
Little is known about the specifications and the features of the Jio Phone 5 model but we can confirm that it will come with Facebook and Whatsapp preloaded, which means it will support the Jio 4G Network. To recall, in the survey that was conducted last year, the questionnaire, by Jio included a question about the demand for a feature phone without internet access. And the Facebook and onboard, it is clear the device will run KaiOS, the same operating system that powers the first two generations of the Jio Phone.
Jio Phone 5G Price in India-
The report mention that calls to Jio numbers will be free of charge for users. However, in order to use the internet, they will have to buy separate packs. Jio could extend the JioPhone plans to the users of the Jio Phone Lite or may even come up with more affordable plans.
Jio Phone 5G/4G expected Launch Date
There ‘s no launch date known for the Jio Phone 5 yet. However, Jio may announce along with the Jio Smartphone later in the year or probably next year. Jio recently announced that it has plans to come up with an affordable 4G smartphone complete with a touchscreen and Android OS.
Launch Date n India
The annual meeting of the Reliance Jio Company has announced from the AGM platform that the company’s preparations for 5G in India have been complete and soon the company will start a trial of the 5G network in the country. Jio 5G mobile users are expected to be available next year i.e in 2021. Along with this, Jio had said that the company will also work in an Android-based smartphone operating system in partnership with Google, which will be seen in the upcoming Jio Smartphone. It is worth noting that Google has invested 7.7 percent i.e Rs 33,737 crore in Jio.