JioPhone deliveries have started; here's how to check status of your booking

Sep 26, 2017, 00:52
JioPhone deliveries have started; here's how to check status of your booking

JioPhone has been projected as a 4G-enabled feature phone that will cost consumers Rs Zero by Jio. "Therefore, delivery of JioPhone will start this Sunday in rural areas and small towns". But now according to the recent news, the first phase of Reliance Jio Phone Delivery has started this Sunday and shall be completed within 15 days.

Customers in rural areas and small cities have a reason to rejoice as they will get the handset before their urban counterparts, according to a PTI report citing a Reliance Jio channel partner.

Moreover, that official, who is unwilling to disclose his name has also stated that the customers who have pre-booked the handset will get it before the Diwali, which falls on 19th October, this year.

He, however, was not aware of the dates for the next round of booking for JioPhone. Scroll down and click on the Track order-devices. The entire Rs. 1500 will be refunded after three years when the customers return the handset. At the unveiling of the Jio Phone in July, Reliance chairman Mukesh Ambani had said that the device will bridge digital divide between rural and urban India. On August 24, pre-booking of the JioPhone started against payment of a refundable deposit of Rs 500.

With the sale of 6 million Jio feature phones, it is estimated that it would cover approximately, 10 percent of the country's total mobile phone business in a quarter. The Chairman of the Reliance Jio, Mukesh Ambani has announced that voice calling on Jio Phone would always be free and the customers would get unlimited data against Rs. 153 for a month. The phone will also come pre-loaded with various Jio apps including the ones for messaging and entertainment. With television sets for watching live TV using the Jio TV app, the phone can have connected. There's also a 2MP rear camera and 0.3MP front camera. You can expand this storage up to 128GB via microSD card.

Way to track your order: All the users who have pre-booked the phone can track the delivery status by two modes- Online and Offline. You should be able to see the details of your JioPhone here, should it be shipped.