JioPhone Next: Reliance Jio, part of the Reliance Group is all set to launch its next smartphone, the JIoPhone Next, on September 10. Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani said at a recent board meeting that the company has decided to sell the smartphone for less than Rs 5,000. Reliance Industries is in talks with Singapore-based Flex and Karbonn phone maker UTL Neolyncs to manufacture the smartphones domestically.
It is expected to reach 50 crores Jio customers by the time this smartphone goes on sale. It will have many features including a translation facility and a better camera. UTL has plants in Noida, Tirupati and Paval in Haryana. Flex has plants in Sriperumbudur, Poonamallee, Walajabad in Tamil Nadu and Sri City in Andhra Pradesh.
JioPhone Next Launch Date: September 10, 2021 (on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi)
JioPhone Next Price: Rs. 5000 (Not confirmed officially yet)
JioPhone Next Features, Specifications
As per the report, the world's cheapest smartphone will be running an optimized version of the Android Operating System.
The smartphone would feature a Play store, voice assistant, OS-wide read aloud and translate now.
Jio hasn't yet revealed the Android version that the JioPhone Next will be running.
Stay tuned for more latest updates!