Jio is starting the pre-booking of the 4G VOLTE JIO phones officially today at 5:30 pm on the JIO.com.
Customers will be required to pay Rs. 500 up front to book the JIO phone and can pay the remaining amount of Rs. 1000 at a later date when they go to pick up the feature phone from the Reliance digital store.
You Can Book the JIO Phone from this Link on the JIO Website also after 5:30 pm today – Link to Book the JIO Phone.
This is a positive move by JIO as the customers will not have to pay the entire amount of Rs. 1500 at the time of pre-booking. Notably, JIO Phone comes with a deposit of Rs. 1500 which is refundable after a period of 3 years.
The JIO Phone will be available from 1st week of september for all the customers who are pre-booking the smartphone.
As reported by ET, JIO team is training 100s of retailers for pre-booking and deliver of the JIO phones on large retail chains like Sangeetha Mobile and Mobile Store. While some days back we shared that JIO has already started taking pre-booking of the JIO phone and retailers are doing 1000s of pre-booking.
JIO is expected to bring in 5 million JIO phones in the first lot, from China and later this year plan to manufacture the device in India.
The JIO phone pick up code will be sent to the customer and, customers will have to go to a reliance store to pick up the phone as per the information communicated by the company. You can also book the Reliance JIO Phone from the Reliance digital store by walk-in.
JIO retailers will have to update the JIO pre-booking App to take booking of the JIO phone and payments using BHIM, Paytm, JIO Money and net banking. You can read more about the JIO Phone details and about the latest prepaid plans from JIO.