Reliance Jio will conduct the fifth online flash sale of JioPhone 2 on September 20 at its official website Jio.com. During the fourth flash sale that took place today, Mukesh Ambani-led telecom player sold their second smart feature phone – JioPhone 2 – which went out of stock within minutes. Hence, the device will be on sale once again at 12:00 pm on September 20. Also Read - US-Based KKR to Invest Rs 5,550 Crore in Reliance Retail Ventures For A 1.28% Stake
JioPhone 2 was launched after the JioPhone originally entered the market in India last year. The latest variant comes with VoLTE and 4G connectivity. Reliance launched its JioPhone 2 in July at Rs 2,999. The sales have flourished since August 15. So far, four flash sales have been conducted on Jio.com. Reliance states that the original JioPhone sold nearly half of the feature phone market share, making it the best-selling feature phone in the India market. Both the variants of the Reliance JioPhone has the same plan that starts from Rs 49. Also Read - PUBG Unban in India – Is PUBG Teaming Up with Reliance Jio For Digital Partnership in India?
JioPhone 2 is priced at Rs 2,999. It has a 2.4-inch QVGA display, accompanied by a full QWERTY keyboard. The internal functioning of the smart feature phone is the same as that of its original variant. However, Reliance JioPhone 2 comes with 512MB RAM and 4GB internal storage. The new variant has a storage capacity that is expandable up to 128GB through the microSD card slot.
The phone supports connectivity options including Wi-Fi, Voice over WiFi, GPS, and Bluetooth. It also supports apps such as Facebook, WhatsApp, YouTube, Google Maps, and Google Assistant as it runs on KaiOS.Another feature of JioPhone 2 is the 2000mAh battery, a 2-megapixel rear camera, and a 0.3-megapixel front camera that enables selfies and video calls.