Reliance is gearing up for its 44th AGM that will take place on June 24. It is said that Reliance will officially launch the Jio 5G phone at the 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM). let’s have a look at Jio Phone 5G specs other deatails.
Over the past couple of months, we’ve heard reports about this affordable 5G smartphone. Reliance and Google together have been working on a budget 5G phone for a while now,
Jio 5G Phone specs and features
Google, last year during Reliance AGM, announced an investment of $337 crore in Jio. The partnership also involves developing an affordable 5G device that might appear at the upcoming event. We also learned that Google would be developing a custom Android skin for this device during the same event.
That said, we still don’t know if the device will be running Android Go or a completely new custom designed OS. What we know is that the OS will be optimised for entry-level hardware. As per some reports, this fresh skin could be called JioOS.
The brand has also made deals with the popular chip-maker Qualcomm. Through this partnership, the telco giant aims to manufacture 5G equipment in the country. In addition to that, Jio may also procure entry-level chipsets from Qualcomm.
Reports suggest that the phone will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 SoC, which is the cheapest 5G chipset available in the market right now.
Jio 5G phone price in India (expected)
Jio has a history of producing entry-level devices, and the launch of the will be a step further in that direction. As far as the pricing of Jio Phone 5G is concerned, the device could be priced under Rs 5,000 in India.
Reports suggest that Jio will take some time to release the phone in the country. In other words, there’s still time for you to be able to buy the Jio 5G phone