The Jio Phone Next smartphone was presented back in June this year by the Indian company Reliance Jio, which created it together with Google. At that time, it was announced that the smartphone would be released on September 10, but later it was announced that the launch was postponed to November 4. Now the novelty has appeared in the Google Play Console database with some key characteristics.
The Jio Phone Next display supports 720 x 1440 pixels resolution. The device is equipped with a Snapdragon 215 mobile platform and 2GB of RAM. The smartphone runs on Android 11 Go operating system.
It was previously reported that the JioPhone Next has a 5.5-inch display, an 8-megapixel selfie camera and a 13-megapixel main camera. The 2GB RAM version has 16GB of flash storage, while the 3GB RAM model will offer 32GB of flash storage. The telephone must have a rechargeable battery with a capacity of 2500 mAh.
Jio and Google have partnered to create unique smartphone features. The device will offer screen translation, automatic reading aloud, India-focused camera filters and Google Assistant. It got Google Duo and Camera Go pre-installed.
At the time of the announcement, Jio Phone Next was called “the cheapest smartphone in India and around the world.” JioPhone Next will be available in two flavors: Basic and Advanced. These versions are reported to be priced at $ 66 and $ 93, respectively.