The Jio Phone 2 Flash Sale to be held again for the second time in India today, even with the stocks still expected to be in limited supply. This flash sale again commences today comes after a gap of two weeks. To look back, the first sale was over within a few minutes, with many users getting a ‘Page under maintenance’ message after adding the handset to the cart. In fact today, an encore is expected today as well, so the interested buyers should start checking the Jio.com website a few minutes before 12 pm to have a shot at adding the phone to the cart. Jio Phone 2 would be only available to purchase via the official website and would be available for purchase right from 12 pm IST. It comes with two SIM card slots, one for a Jio SIM card, while an operator’s SIM can be used in the other slot.
Jio Phone 2: Price in India
Jio Phone 2 price in India is fixed at Rs. ₹2,999, however, there are no refunds with the handset, as was the case with the original model. The handset would be shipped within 5-7 days of purchase. Also, buyers can choose between three Jio recharges for the 4G feature phone, priced at ₹49, ₹99 and ₹153.
Jio Phone 2: Specs and features
Talking of the specs and features, Jio Phone 2 runs KaiOS and boasts of a 2.4-inch QVGA display. Under the hood, there is 512MB of RAM and 4GB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card, extending up to 128GB. The phone has a 2-megapixel rear and a VGA front camera. Also, it supports connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, VoWi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, and FM radio. There is a dedicated button for voice commands that help you activate Google Assistant while on the go. Besides, the phone is backed by a 2000mAh battery.
Compared to the original model, the Jio Phone 2’s design is one of the major differentiating points between the two phones. The dedicated 4-way navigation keys offer a BlackBerry-style appearance. Even the display is larger and the form factor much wider.