“The Jio Phone 2 is the latest 4G feature phone from Jio and during the festive sale it will be available for open sale”
Jio has announced a festive season sale in India where it’s selling its latest 4G feature phone, dubbed Jio Phone 2 (review), with Rs 200 PayTM cashback. The offer will be valid from November 5th to November 12th. The company was previously selling the handset via flash sale across the country, but will be hosting open sales for the device during this 4-day offer period. The QWERTY handset is available for purchase only via Jio.com at the moment.
Jio Phone 2 price and offers
The Jio Phone 2 price in India will remain the same in the offer period – Rs 2,999 – as was announced at the time of launch back in July. However, you can avail a flat Rs 200 cashback on payments made through PatTM wallet.
Jio offers three prepaid recharges for the Jio Phone and Jio Phone 2. Starting with Rs 49 recharge, it comes with 1GB of 4G data, free unlimited calling, 50 SMSes per day, and 28 days validity. Next in line is Rs 99 recharge that offers 500MB 4G data per day, unlimited voice calls, and 300 SMSes for the same 28 days validity. Lastly, Rs 153 pack that bundles unlimited calling, data benefit of 1.5GB a day, and free SMS service, for 28 days. All these packs come with complimentary access to Jio’s suite of apps for free.
Apart from this, Jio is also running a couple of additional offers this Diwali for all its customers. To start with, the telco is offering up to Rs 300 extra cashback from select wallet partners such as PayTM, PhonePe, Amazon Pay, and MobiKwik on a recharge of Rs 398 and above. The offer is valid until November 15th.
Moving on, purchasing a laptop or LG TV from Reliance Digital store will make buyers eligible for a free JioFi unit and data benefits worth Rs 2,000 for free. Similarly, those who purchase a laptop above Rs 35,000 will get the JioFi for free, and data benefits worth Rs 3,000.
Jio Phone 2 specifications
The Jio Phone 2 comes as a successor to last year’s Jio Phone. The handset packs a 2.4-inch TFT display and a QWERTY keypad with a dedicated button for Google Assistant. The phone equips a 512MB of RAM and 4GB inbuilt storage, which is expandable up to 128GB. The camera optics of Jio Phone 2 features a 2-megapixel sensor at the back and a VGA sensor up front. A 2,000mAh battery fuels the device. Other features include KaiOS, support for WhatsApp, Facebook, and YouTube, and connectivity options like G VoLTE, VoWiFi, NFC, GPS, and Bluetooth.