JioPhone Next: launch date, price & more

The JioPhone Next is set to launch soon. The smartphone — developed in partnership with Google— is claimed to be the most affordable 4G offering in the world. Here’s everything we know.

JioPhone Next Variants

A recent leak has revealed that JioPhone Next will be offered in two variants in the country called Basic and Advanced.

Jio Phone next launch Date in India

The JioPhone Next launch in India has been delayed. It will go on sale before Diwali, so we expect it to be launched by early-November.

JioPhone Next Price in India

The Basic and Advanced variants will reportedly be priced at Rs 5,000 and Rs 7,000, respectively. Interested buyers will only have to pay 10 percent of the price upfront.

JioPhone Next Display

Leaks have revealed that the JioPhone Next will come with a 5.5-inch display with HD resolution. The screen will feature large bezels on top and bottom with 18:9 aspect ratio.

JioPhone Next Hardware

The JioPhone Next is tipped to come with the entry-level Snapdragon 215 SoC. The phone will likely be offered in 2GB and 3GB RAM options with 16GB and 32GB storage, respectively.

JioPhone Next Software

JioPhone Next's boot screen will reportedly display “JioPhone Next Created with Google”. It will run Android 11 (Go Edition) and come with custom Google apps.

JioPhone Next Cameras

JioPhone Next will feature single cameras on rear and front panel. The rear panel is tipped to house a 13-megapixel camera, whereas there will an 8-megapixel camera on the front.

JioPhone Next Battery

Reports have suggested that the JioPhone Next will house a modest 2.500mAh battery. There’s no word on the charging speeds but we can expect it to be standard 10W charging.