JioPhone 2 goes out of stock in minutes; next flash sale on August 30
Thursday, August 16, 2018, 7:27 PM
Reliance Jio launched the first flash sale of 'JioPhone 2' on its website today. "The new high-end model of the JioPhone, the 'JioPhone 2', was available for online purchase on Jio.com at 12PM. The flash sale lasted only for a few minutes. The company has now announced that next sale for the JioPhone 2 will take place on August 30, at 12PM via Jio.com.
Apps you can use on JioPhone are limited due to KaiOS software
Saturday, August 11, 2018, 11:57 AM
The JioPhone, is a smart feature phone, that doesn't have a touchscreen but comes with 4G connectivity. It is powered by KaiOS software so it can only run limited apps which are compatible with the platform. With Google now funding KaiOS, it will natively incorporate Search, Maps, and YouTube into its software.
Reliance Jio Has Sold 40 Million JioPhones So Far, Says Report
Thursday, April 26, 2018, 4:01 PM
Highlighting the fact that JioPhone is already a meaningful contributor Reliance Jio's growth, a recent survey estimates that total JioPhones sold so far could be close to around 40-million. A survey by Credit Suisse on the Indian Telecom-Sector said as suggested by recent media reports, JioPhone had 36% share of the feature phone market for January-March quarter of 2018 on an expanded market base.