JioPhone Next on sale in India, buyers must first register: here are the details

JioPhone Next on sale in India: : The JioPhone Next has gone on sale in India. Developed in partnership with Google, the smartphone is available to purchase across retail stores in India, but Reliance has asked potential buyers to first register their interest before heading out to a store. Reports say that while the JioPhone Next is in stock at Reliance Digital Stores in the country, the device cannot be bought without prior registration via WhatsApp or the company’s website.

How to register for JioPhone Next

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JioPhone Next price, EMI options

Always-on plan — ₹300/month for 24 months or ₹350/month for 18 months — 5GB data, 100 minutes of calling per month

Large plan — ₹450/month for 24 months or ₹500 for 18 months — 1.5GB/day data, unlimited voice calling

XL plan — ₹500/month for 24 months or ₹550/month for 18 months — 2GB/day data, unlimited voice calling

XXL plan — ₹550/month for 24 months or ₹600/month for 18 months — 2.5GB/day data, unlimited voice calling

JioPhone Next specifications, features

It features a 5.45-inch HD+ display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3, and gets 2GB RAM with 32GB internal storage, which is expandable up to 512GB. On the back, it gets a 13MP single sensor camera, while on the front there’s an 8MP sensor for selfies. It gets a 3,500mAh battery, micro-USB port, 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi and dual-SIM slots for Nano SIM Cards.

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JioPhone Next comes with a wide array of features, including Google Assistant support, which will allow users to give commands such as “open app” and “manage settings”. Users can also use the ‘Read Aloud’ feature that has on-screen content read out to them. There’s a ‘Translate’ function as well, that lets the user translate any text into a language of their choice.

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