Reliance Jio will introduce its much-awaited Reliance Jio Phone Next in India just in time for Diwali 2021 festivities. The Jio Phone Next launch date was expected to be September 10, 2021 (Ganesh Chathurthi), but due to the ongoing global semiconductor chip shortage, the launch was postponed. The telecom operator has now announced that it will launch the Jio Phone Next in India on November 4, 2021, on the occasion of Diwali.

The specifications of the device are already known to us, thanks to the preliminary Google Play Console listing. Additionally, Reliance has confirmed some features of its upcoming affordable smartphone when the device was announced a few months ago. Let’s take a look at what the Jio Phone Next will offer.

Reliance Jio Phone Next Launch Date

As mentioned earlier, the Reliance Jio Phone Next launch date in India is November 4, 2021, on the occasion of Diwali. Reliance has also revealed a new video titled ‘Making of JioPhone Next’, which you can watch below. The short video gives an insight into the vision and idea behind launching the JioPhone Next.

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    The smartphone has a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display with HD+ resolution (1,440 x 720 pixels). Under the hood, the smartphone is equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 215 processor, which is fabricated using a 28nm process. The device has 2GB/3GB of RAM and 16GB/32GB of internal storage. The handset is expected to offer 20% faster app launches compared to the previous-generation Jio Phone. The Jio Phone Next battery has a capacity of 2,500mAh.

    The Reliance Jio Phone Next will feature a 13MP rear-facing camera (OmniVision OV13B10 sensor). On the front side, it has an 8MP selfie camera (GC8034W sensor). The JioPhone’s Next camera app will also offer modern photography features such as Portrait mode, Night Mode, and AR (Augmented Reality) filters to enhance images.

    On the software front, the smartphone runs Android 11 Go Edition-based Pragati OS. The device will come equipped with Google Assistant and most other Google apps such as Gmail, Google Camera Go, Google Duo Go, Google Drive, Google Photos, YouTube, and YouTube Music. The device will have many features such as language translation and Read Aloud. It will also include Jio apps such as JioCloud, JioSaavn, JioTV, and more.

    Jio Phone Next Price

    The Reliance Jio Phone Next price in India is expected to be somewhere between ₹3,000 to ₹4,000. We should have official specifications, pricing, and availability-related information once the phone is launched on November 4, 2021.

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