At the company’s 41st Annual General Meeting held on July 5th, 2018, Jio announces JioPhone 2, the successor of company’s most affordable feature phone JioPhone. The JioPhone 2 comes with the same 2.4-inch QVGA display and has 4GB of internal storage. For photography, it includes a 2MP rear camera and a VGA camera on the front for selfies and video calls. The key highlight of this device is the QWERTY keypad with the 4-way navigation button.
JioPhone 2 runs on KaiOS and also supports VoLTE & VoWiFi. Same as JioPhone, the JioPhone 2 also comes preloaded with Jio Voice Assistant that will allow you to make calls, browse the internet, play music etc. You can even use the voice assistant to Play music on the JioMusic or watch movies on the JioCinema app. Furthermore, You will also get access to few Jio apps such as MyJio, JioTV, JioCinema, JioChat, JioMusic, JioXpressNews, JioVideoCall, JioShare, JioGames, and HelloJio. For ease of communication, JioPhone comes preloaded with 22 Indian languages lets you read and write using the language of your choice. Other key specifications are 2,000mAh Battery, Micro USB port, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm audio port, NFC, and FM Radio.
JioPhone 2 will be offered in Black color and available to buy starting 15th August 2018 at ₹2,999. Along with the JioPhone 2, Jio has also announced Monsoon Hungama Offer wherein the users can get the new JioPhone at just ₹501 by exchanging their old feature phone. Jio has also announced that Youtube, Facebook, and WhatsApp apps will be available to download on both JioPhone and JioPhone 2 starting 15th August. More details will be updated soon. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest updates.
JioPhone 2 Full Specifications
- 2.4-inch QVGA Display
- Qwerty Keypad, 4-way Navigation Button
- Dual-core CPU
- 512MB RAM, 4GB Internal Storage
- microSD Support up to 128GB
- KAI OS, Jio Voice Assistant
- 2MP Rear Camera, Video Recording
- VGA Front Camera
- 2,000mAh Li-Po Battery
- Dual SIM, VoLTE, VoWiFi
- LTE Cat.4, Band 3/5/40, 2G Band – 900/1800
- WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1 with BLE, NFC
- USB 2.0 Port, 3.5mm Audio Jack
- GPS with Dedicated Mapping App
- FM Radio, Loud Mono Speaker
- Video Player – 720p, MPEG4, h.263, h.264
- Colors – Black
- Price – ₹ 2,999
- In the Box – Handset, Battery, Charger, SIM Card, Manual