Reliance Jio brought about unprecedented change in the telecom industry when it started operations last year. Now, it might be the turn of the mobile industry to undergo a similar change when Reliance AGM is hosted by Chairman Mukesh Ambani on July 21 at 11 am.It is widely expected the company will announce the long-rumoured Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone at the Reliance AGM, a mobile that can help the company boost its user base. While the features and price of the Jio feature phone have already leaked, it will likely not be the only significant announcement come Friday.
Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone price and specifications:
The Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone is expected to be an ultra-affordable 4G VoLTE-enabled handset without a touchscreen. As a 4G VoLTE handset, it will work on Jio’s network, and will reportedly have features such as Internet tethering, video calling, and access to Jio content, for example, movies, and TV shows. Widely expected to be priced at Rs. 500 for the public, the handset will be subsidized, and feature a custom OS (KAI OS) and an app marketplace. The Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone is even said to have a digital voice assistant with support for Indian languages.
RJio is already testing its JioFiber broadband services which are expected to be announced at the AGM. The company is likely to offer free broadband internet for three months. JioFiber plan would offer 100GB of data per month at 100Mbps of speed for three months for free. An installation charge of Rs 4500 would also be applicable. The report also revealed the cities in which JioFiber registrations would be launched. They were – Ahmedabad, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Surat, Vadodara, and Vishakhapatnam.