We all were waiting for the delivery of Jiophones. However it was clear that delhi, Bangaluru and other metro cities will get jio phones delivered first. You must be aware about the features of Jiophone. if you are not check out here.
There is a small twist for those who have pre-booked Jiophones. The twist is tv output cable is not with Jiophone. Which means you have to buy that separately.
What is Tv output cable and what are its use.
Tv output cable is used to connect Jiophone with your tv by which you can watch videos/movies of your phone on your tv screen. However this function was named as NFC but NFC doesn’t require any cable, while it can be seen clearly on the pamphlet of Jiophone that tv can be connected via cable.
It’s not a big deal to buy a tv output cable as you are getting good feature phone in just Rs 1500. Furthermore that Rs 1500 is refundable.
Kind of Design, looks and the material used in jiophone.
Design and looks of Jiophone are quite simple, however the rubber used for keypad is very good and feels comfortable. You can press all the keys by your single thumb so doesn’t need to move your hand. It’s keypad is unlike than touchpad as you can use it by your single hand.
Keeping in view it’s price. Plastic used in the phone is good enough and the battery is long enough to power it for a day. You will get a jio sim card along with this phone, however the price of the sim card is Rs 153. Actually the price of the sim card is zero but the plan of Rs 153 has to be activated after the purchase of Jiophone.
Also read : Why delivery of Jiophones is delayed
Further a kyc process has to be done while getting your Jiophone. So if you are going to receive your Jiophone keep your Aadhaar card with you.
It’s operating system is kiaios which is very similar to Android marshmallow and is easy to use. Charger has a branding logo of lyf and is of 5volts with a 3.5mm jack.
What you will get with your Jiophone
You will get Jiophone with a charger, a pamphlet and a manual to use your Jiophone. Headset and tv output cable is missing. However the missing accessories of jiophone doesn’t matter so much. Rather all this is for free as the security amount of Rs 1500 is refundable.
So getting all this for a small amount and that too refundable is very much. In order to use your Jiophone, you will also need to buy a jio sim card which can be bought for Rs 153 with a month of validity.
153 Rs plan allows you to use 500 MB Internet with 4g speed and unlimited calling for 28 days. However Sms’s and jio apps can used for free as well. Callertunes and other jio services are also free.
? Note : WhatsApp and Fb app is missing. however jio may come with a special version of WhatsApp for Jiophones. But the accessories you will get with jiophone doesnot matter so much. If whatsapp and facebook messenger will be there.
Watch jiophones first impression and accessories you will get with jiophone here.