Monsoon Hungama: Jio Announces New JioPhone 2 With Whatsapp, FB & Youtube


Mumbai: n a major announcement today, Mukesh Ambani launched the latest version of Reliance Jio’s feature phone JioPhone, called as JioPhone 2. JioPhone 2 will be available at an introductory price of Rs. 2,999 from August 15.

The company has also announced a new scheme called as JioPhone ‘Monsoon Hungama’ offer. Under this special offer, existing JioPhone users can upgrade to JioPhone 2 at an effective entry price of Rs. 501, said Mukesh Ambani at the Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) 41st annual general meeting (AGM). Jio’s new ‘Monsoon Hungama’ offer will be available from July 21.

JioPhone 2 is the new and advanced version of already available JioPhone in the market. All existing JioPhone users can exchange their JioPhone and upgrade to JioPhone 2 by just paying Rs. 501. This announcement has reduced the effective entry cost of JioPhone from Rs. 1,500 to Rs. 510, said the company in today’s AGM meet.

JioPhone 2 will be available for the consumers with enhanced features. The three most popular apps YouTube, Whatsapp and Facebook will be available to all JioPhone users from August 15