Jio Phone Now Available to Buy via Amazon India: Launch Offers Detailed

Reliance's JioPhone is also the top selling feature phone in the country, according to recent Counterpoint and CMR reports. This amount is being called a security deposit and customers will get a complete refund after three years. If you purchase now, you will be able to get it free of cost coupled with exciting cashback offer.

Reliance Jio announced its first 4G feature phone back in July past year with a 2.4-inch display and it runs on KAI operating system.

Reliance Jio launched the JioPhone in the month of July 2017. The JioPhone is being sold by Reliance Digital and fulfilled by Amazon. The 49 plan of Jio for the JioPhone offers unlimited calls and 1GB data. the validity of 49 plan of Jio is 28 days. There's also a separate Jio scheme running which gives away a 50% cashback up to Rs 50 on mobile recharges made via Amazon Pay.

Also as before, to activate the Jio Phone, users will need to visit a Reliance Digital Store or Reliance Jio partner store with the device, its original box, and their Aadhaar number. As a part of this offer, both existing and new Jio customers doing a recharge of ₹198 or ₹299 will get a cashback of ₹2200.

Aimed at over 50 crore feature phone users, the 2.4 inch JioPhone has 2MP rear camera and runs on 2000mAh battery.

Highflying telecom operator, Reliance Jio doesn't seem to settle anytime soon as the telco today introduced a new cashback offer called 'JioFootball.' Under the new JioFootball offer, the telco will offer Rs 2,200 instant cashback on nearly all the 4G smartphones from popular brands available for purchase in India today. Amazon is offering Rs 50 cashback to the buyers purchasing the 4G phone from the e-commerce store by February 28.

The JioPhone is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor backed by 512MB of RAM. It includes an internal storage of 4GB which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card. The phone comes with Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, FM and 4G features.

In addition, JioPhone comes with support for 22 Indian languages, Google Assistant support and preloaded with apps such as JioCinema, JioMusic, JioTV, and JioXpressNews.

Vanessa Coleman