1st time in India Jio launched Jio Bharat V2 4G phone, that will help in the transition from 2G to 4G networks with very minimal price, digital pay and online video streaming. The main target of this phone is to make India 2G free (2G-Mukt).
Jio Bharat Target Customers
Currently there are almost 25 crores 2G customers. With this phone, Jio is targeting such customers. The old age person like grand father, grand mother are yet using 2G phones and they always complains regarding network issues. They want to talk with their loved one, but due to 2G network issue they can’t. So with this phone which will make same feeling of 2G phone, but will have good quality of network coverage and this is why the design of Jio Bharat phones are simple.
As per Akash Ambani, chairman at Reliance Jio “The introduction of the new Jio Bharat phone signifies further progress in our pursuit. This device serves as a hub for innovation, exemplifying our commitment to delivering exceptional and tangible benefits to diverse user groups through practical, real-world applications.”
Price of Jio Bharat V2
In the market, out of all the phones available to work on the internet, the Jio Bharat V2 is the least expensive and available at a price of 999 rupees only. The monthly plan for the ‘Jio Bharat V2’, is also the most affordable. Customers will have to pay only 123 rupees for a 28-day validity plan. For the year, the plan costs 1,234 rupees.
While other operators’ voice calls and monthly plans with 2GB of data start at 179 rupees, Jio Bharat V2 customers will receive 14GB of 4G data, which is seven times more than the competitors’ 2GB data. Additionally, Jio Bharat V2 offers an annual plan for which customers will need to pay 1234 rupees.
Features of Jio Bharat Phone
Here are a list of main features offered with Jio Bharat phones
- Crystal Clear Voice: Enjoy high-definition voice call clarity on your JioBharat phone.
- Unlimited Calls: Provide unlimited call feature even in 123 rupees plan.
- Widest Coverage: With population coverage of 99%, Jio is almost everywhere in India.
- Best Entertainment: Watch movies, videos, sports highlights, and more on JioCinema.
- Unlimited Music: Listen to 8 crore+ songs in multiple languages on JioSaavn.
- UPI Payment: Receive and make UPI payments seamlessly.
- Phone Camera: Turn everyday moments into memories with the phone camera.
- 23 language support: It support different regional languages as per user requirements.
- Preinstalled Jio apps: JioCinema, JioPay, JioSaavn and many more.
- Made in India.
- 71 Grams weight.
- HD voice calling.
- FM Radio.
- Support of 128 GB SD Memory Card.
- 4.5 CM TFT Screen.
- 0.3 MB Camera.
- 1000 mAh battery.
- 3.5 headphone support.
- Powerful loudspeaker.
- Torch light.
- Subscription of Jio Cinema and JioSaavan
A platform for Jio Bharat also launched
Reliance’s owner, Mukesh Ambani, has been advocating for a 2G-free India through public forums. The company has also launched the ‘Jio Bharat’ platform to bring 25 crore 2G customers to the 4G network. This platform can be utilized by other companies as well to manufacture 4G phones. Carbon has already started using it. Experts are hopeful that soon, 4G Bharat series mobile phones will replace 2G feature phones. Official page of Jio Bharat.
As of now there are 2 version of Jio Bharat V2 and 1 of JioBharat K1 Karbonn
- Jio Bharat V2
- Jio Bharat K1 Karbonn
In above images first 2 are Jio Bharat V2 and last one is K1 Karbonn.
What is Jio Bharat?
Reliance has stated that the Jio Bharat is available at a price of 999 rupees. This device has been specifically designed for the 250 million Indian consumers who have found the cost of transitioning to a 4G network to be excessively high. Along with the handset, the new affordable tariff plan is also included in the offering.
What is the price of Jio Phone 2 5g in India?
The Jio Phone 2 operates on the KAI OS and features 4GB of internal storage, which can be expanded up to 128GB using an SD card. Connectivity options on the Jio Phone 2 include Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC, and FM radio. As of June 21, 2023, the starting price of the Jio Phone 2 in India is Rs. 2,999.
Is Jio 5G SIM available?
In October 2022, Jio introduced its 5G service. Jio True 5G is currently accessible to users through invitation. Additionally, the telecom operator has unveiled a 5G data plan, enabling people in India to have the experience of utilizing 5G technology.
Does Jio Bharat phone support WhatsApp?
The Jio Bharat phones may support WhatsApp with limited features.
What are the phone available for Jio Bharat?
As of now there are 2 phone in this categories.
1. Jio Bharat V2 in ash blue and solo black colors.
2. Jio Bharat K1 Karbonn in black only.
When available in market?
Reliance has announced that it will commence the availability of Jio Bharat to consumers on July 7 through a “beta trial.” This trial has been implemented to ensure the scalability of the platform and streamline the processes involved in upgrading millions of feature phone users.
Reliance is now trying to make India 2G free or 2G Mukt. This is why a feature loaded, internet enabled, UPI payment support, multiple inbuild apps is being offered by Reliance in such a low price. The introduction of the Jio Bharat is part of the company’s efforts to provide digital services to empower Indians, particularly those who may not have the means to afford a smartphone. Users can make payments and watch movies via different preinstalled Jio apps.