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JioPhone Next Price launched in India; buy 4G smartphone for Rs 1,999, pay rest in EMI
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JioPhone Next Price launched in India; buy 4G smartphone for Rs 1,999, pay rest in EMI

Customers can get the budget 4G smartphone in India by paying an upfront cost of Rs 1,999. The remaining amount can be paid via the company's easy EMI scheme

JioPhone Next launch: Excited to see device helping more Indians access the Internet, says Sundar Pichai
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JioPhone Next launch: Excited to see device helping more Indians access the Internet, says Sundar Pichai

Google also shared additional details on the operating system that will power the smartphone, which has been co-developed with Reliance

JioPhone Next to go up for sale on Diwali; key features revealed
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JioPhone Next to go up for sale on Diwali; key features revealed

The short video provides insight into the vision and idea behind the launch of the upcoming JioPhone Next. The handset is tailor-made for Indian audiences by Indians

Safer With Google India event: JioPhone security updates, Be Internet Awesome microsite and Safety Center announced
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Safer With Google India event: JioPhone security updates, Be Internet Awesome microsite and Safety Center announced

Stressing on the need for increased user safety, Google India has rolled out the Be Internet Awesome microsite for kids, and also introduced its Safety Centre in eight local languages.

WhatsApp voice calling is now available on KaiOS feature phones including JioPhone, Nokia 8110 4G and more
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WhatsApp voice calling is now available on KaiOS feature phones including JioPhone, Nokia 8110 4G and more

It is available on feature phones that run on KaiOS, has 512 GB of RAM and the latest WhatsApp version 2.2110.41.

Govt to roll out COVID-19 app for JioPhone in bid to increase reach of system; testing underway, says official
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Govt to roll out COVID-19 app for JioPhone in bid to increase reach of system; testing underway, says official

Within a week, a version of the app will be rolled out to more than 100 million users of the $9 JioPhone.

JioPhone users to get 100 minutes, SMS for free till 17 April, incoming calls will be free post validity
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JioPhone users to get 100 minutes, SMS for free till 17 April, incoming calls will be free post validity

Jio has also announced that all JioPhone users will continue to receive incoming calls post the validity.

Happy New Year 2020 Offer: Jio announces a year of 1.5 GB data, other benefits at Rs 2,020
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Happy New Year 2020 Offer: Jio announces a year of 1.5 GB data, other benefits at Rs 2,020

The '2020 Happy New Year offer' is now live and you can start availing for it starting today (24 December).

JioPhone price slashed to Rs 699 along with other additional benefits in Jio's Diwali offer
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JioPhone price slashed to Rs 699 along with other additional benefits in Jio's Diwali offer

Apart from that price drop on the JioPhone, the company is also offering data benefits valued at Rs 700.

JioPhone leads feature phone segment in India with 30 percent market share: Report
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JioPhone leads feature phone segment in India with 30 percent market share: Report

JioPhone is said to occupy 30 percent of the market share making it the leader in the feature phone segment.

Nokia 8110 4G receives a price cut of Rs 1,000, will now be available for Rs 4,999
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Nokia 8110 4G receives a price cut of Rs 1,000, will now be available for Rs 4,999

The Nokia 8110 feature phone is said to be available via the company’s official store.

Reliance Jio loss at Rs 15,000 cr if standard accounting followed, subsidies included, says brokerage Bernstein
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Reliance Jio loss at Rs 15,000 cr if standard accounting followed, subsidies included, says brokerage Bernstein

Jio's disclosed income statements show a positive, albeit small, return on invested capital (about 3.1%)

Google Assistant on KaiOS to receive support for seven Indian languages, actions
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Google Assistant on KaiOS to receive support for seven Indian languages, actions

Google is offering the Google Assistant in seven new Indian languages including Tamil, Bengali.

Reliance Jio launches JioRail app to let users book, cancel and view train bookings
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Reliance Jio launches JioRail app to let users book, cancel and view train bookings

JioRail users can pay for their tickets using debit cards, credit cards, as well as, e-wallets.

Reliance launches 'Kumbh JioPhone' specially designed for visitors of Kumbh Mela
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Reliance launches 'Kumbh JioPhone' specially designed for visitors of Kumbh Mela

Users can get details on Kumbh such as checking real-time travel options, emergency helpline numbers.

JioPhone bags prestigious Nikkei Superior Products and Services Award for 2018
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JioPhone bags prestigious Nikkei Superior Products and Services Award for 2018

A year after the introduction of Reliance Jio's handset JioPhone, it had more than 25 million users.

Reliance Jio to become India's top operator by 2021 in terms of revenue: report
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Reliance Jio to become India's top operator by 2021 in terms of revenue: report

Reliance Jio started operations merely two years back with free voice calls and data offering.

WhatsApp, Jio start campaign for responsible use of the messaging app on JioPhones
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WhatsApp, Jio start campaign for responsible use of the messaging app on JioPhones

Jio introduced mobile app WhatsApp on its 4G feature phone device, JioPhone in September.

WhatsApp is working with Reliance Jio to spread awareness about fake messages
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WhatsApp is working with Reliance Jio to spread awareness about fake messages

All new users of JioPhone get educational material about spotting a forwarded WhatsApp message.

JioPhone 2 to go on its fourth flash sale at 12.00 pm today on Jio's website
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JioPhone 2 to go on its fourth flash sale at 12.00 pm today on Jio's website

JioPhone was created with an aim to accelerate the Digital Revolution in India.