Booking for JioPhone starts today: Here's all about features, payment schemes

Pablo Tucker
September 25, 2017

The pre-orders for the JioPhone opened in August and were soon shut because of over a million bookings done online. A Reliance Jio channel partner has also assured that the rollout of the Jio Phones will be completed within 15 days.

In case you are wondering how you can track the status of your booking and get details about the likely delivery of your JioPhone?

Reliance Jio has begun shipping of its 6 million JioPhone by September 24.

Jio company has taken millions of order and after all the orders are delivered there could be possibility that they will start another booking till now there is is no information.

Reliance Jio imarged as a big giant for the rival companies like Vodafone and Airtel. For those who have pre-booked the Jio mobile, there is a way to track where your phone is.

"The delivery of the first lot of 6 million will be completed in 10-15 days", the source added. On Twitter, the company has said the handset will be delivered to all customers by Diwali. However, the entire amount will be refunded on the return of the Feature phone, after three years.

"The Chairman (Mukesh Ambani) had said that the JioPhone will bridge the digital divide between rural and urban India".

It is known that the Jio Feature Phone is Free of cost, but customers should pay a caution deposit of Rs 1500 which is refundable.Those who have already booked the Free Jio Phone and paid the Rs 500 have to pay Rs 1,000 at the time of the Delivery.

A total of 61.8 million phones were shipped in the second quarter of 2017, according to CyberMedia Research.

Ambani had announced that voice calling for customers of JioPhone would be free and they would get unlimited data for a month against payment of Rs153.

At present, the pre-booking for the device has been paused but interested buyers can register for the device at Jio stores or on its website and app. For this, you can download MyJio app on your existing phone and access the "Track Order" segment. The JioPhone could even be connected to the television sets for watching live TV via the Jio TV app. Your number will be identified automatically and you will get the status of your JioPhone.

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