JioPhone is offering Monsoon Hungama from Friday when customers will be able to exchange any old feature phone of any brand for a new Jio Phone at cost of Rs 501.
“Starting, 5:01pm July 20, 2018, customers will be able to exchange any old feature phone (of any brand) for a brand new JioPhone (existing model) at an effective entry cost of only Rs. 501.”
The is for the first time that such a low entry cost makes it possible for every feature phone users to experience the power of data and internet.
Equipped with world’s most popular apps like Facebook, WhatsApp and YouTube, the JioPhone will redefine the way India accesses education, entertainment, information and other important services.
These apps will be available to all JioPhone users with effect from 15th August 2018.
The Reliance Jio Rs. 153 prepaid plan, on the other hand, comes with 1.5GB data of daily 4G data along with unlimited voice calls (local, STD and roaming) as well as 100 SMS per day for 28 days.
It should be noted that the JioPhone was earlier launched at an effective price of zero rupees, however, buyers needed to Rs. 1,500 upfront and the amount was refundable after a period of three years but you also had to submit your JioPhone in order to avail the offer.
That being said, during the Reliance Industries 41st Annual General Meeting, it was also announced that support for YouTube, Facebook and WhatsApp is also coming to the KaiOS and both old, as well as new JioPhone users, can download the apps from the KaiOS store.