Reliance Jio on Thursday launched its JioPhone Next smartphone. The company has made available a new smartphone at an affordable price for 2G feature phone users to switch to 4G smartphones. The new JioPhone Next runs on an optimized version of Android. Let us tell you about the top features of Reliance JioPhone Next.
The new JioPhone Next 4G smartphone comes with an optimized version of Google’s Android operating system. The phone will not come with KaiOS and will get the lite version of Android OS. Let us tell you that this is the first mobile device to come with Android OS. KaiOS will be given in old Jio phones. The sale of Reliance JioPhone Next will start from September 10.
In the 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), Chairman Mukesh Ambani has announced JioPhone Next. It has been made in partnership with Reliance Jio and Google. This will be a very affordable smartphone, which will be available for sale in the Indian market from September 10, i.e. Ganesh Chaturthi. The new smartphone will be equipped with features and apps from Jio and Google. It will work on Google Android-based operating system.
The price of JioPhone Next has not been disclosed. But Mukesh Abani, chairman of Reliance Jio, has claimed that it will be the cheapest smartphone in India and the world. Mukesh Ambani announced that the new JioPhone Next is designed according to the needs of Indians, which will help make India 2G free. JioPhone Next will be first made available in the Indian market. Then JioPhone Next will be offered for sale outside India. According to Mukesh Ambani, there are about 300 million 2G mobile phone users in India. One reason for this is the high price of the smartphone. In such a situation, Sundar Pichai and I had announced to present an affordable smartphone.
- JioPhone next sale will start on September 10
- The price of the handset has not been disclosed yet
- Google Play Protect will be available on the phone
– The JioPhone Next smartphone comes with basic hardware features and is not expected to support the latest Android operating system. That’s why Google has prepared a new optimized Android version according to the limited hardware capability.
– The design of the JioPhone Next smartphone is similar to the Android smartphones that came in 2012. The phone can be given a single camera with an LED flash on the rear and a selfie camera. Features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Dual-SIM will be available on the phone.
According to the information, the voice assistant comes preloaded in the smartphone. It has features like automatic read-aloud of screen text, language translation and a camera with augmented reality filters. Support for regular Android updates is available on this phone.
JioPhone Next will also get support for Google Play Store, and users will download Android apps. However, Google Play Protect will be available for protection from malware on the phone. Google has promised users the latest Android features and security updates.
For clear photos and better video in low light in the new Jio Phone, Google and Jio have partnered to provide an optimized experience. It has HDR mode so that wider colour and dynamic range can be found in the photo.
Jio has not announced the price of JioPhone Next in its annual general meeting. The company claimed that it would be very easy for 2G subscribers to upgrade to 4G with JioPhone Next. According to reports, JioPhone Next is expected to be made available for less than Rs 5000. Apart from this, this phone can be made available at a lower price with the Jio data combo plan.