On Sunday, about 6 million units of JioPhone delivery will start and have completed within 15 days as per a channel partner of Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd.
From rural areas and small towns, the deliveries of the low-cost 4G handsets will begin before urban centres, the partner who did not wish to have named. “The JioPhone will bridge the digital divide between rural and urban India. Therefore, delivery of JioPhone will start this Sunday in the countryside and small towns,” the chairman Mukesh Ambani had said.
6 million units of JioPhone delivery will start on Sunday and completed within 15 days
For Reliance Jio, the queries sent did not elicit any response. On August 24, pre-booking of the JioPhone started against payment of a refundable deposit of Rs 500. By the customer, the remainder Rs 1000 has to have paid when the company starts delivering the handsets.
Against return of the Phone, the entire amount will have refunded after three years. The source said that the first lot of 6 million delivery would have completed in 10-15 days.
For JioPhone, however, has not aware of the dates for the next round of booking. A total of 61.8 million mobiles have shipped in the second quarter of 2017 according to CyberMedia Research.
JioPhone has estimated to account for around 10 percent of India total mobile phone market in a quarter with 6 million units of sale.
JioPhone comes with pre-loaded Jio apps:
Voice calling for customers of JioPhone would always have free, and they would get unlimited data for a month against a payment of Rs 153, Reliance Jio customers Mukesh Ambani had announced.
For messaging and entertainment, JioPhone will come with Pre-loaded Jio apps. With television sets for watching live TV using the Jio TV app, the phone can have connected.
Jio aims to sell around 5 million units every week with the entry-level phone. By the 1.2GHz dual-core SPRD 9820A/QC8905 processor, the smartphone has powered and came with 512MB of RAM. There has a 4Gb of internal storage which can have further expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.
On the rear, it has a 2-megapixel primary camera and a 0.3-megapixel front shooter for selfies. There has a 2000mAh removable battery.