Official features of Jio 500 Phone with VoLTE comes online which is said to have some basic features to make VoLTE calls and minor web browsing. Airtel VoLTE service is under experiment and expected to be available for public use shortly.
Before any other operator start using term ‘VoLTE', Jio is going to make service as affordable as 2G service now. Airtel to use VoLTE with 3G/2G as fallback service where Jio VoLTE is pure 4G network dependent service and it needs a basic feature phone to work in all circumstances.
Jio 500 Phone Official Features
Hype of Jio 500 Phone is going very strong and it's as expected to some extent. Spending Rs 8000+ to use only Jio sim seems very costly and it blocks rapid access to Jio services. To make Jio services under ‘Common people' reach a volte supported feature phone would become available across country shortly.
Jio 500 phone to have some basic features including 2.4 inch color display – NO not ‘Black & White' mobile this time ! featuring Kai OS (Custom of Firefox OS) powered by Snapdragon 205 SoC, a battery saving entry-level CPU from Qualcomm and 512MB RAM.
Device is said to have 4GB ROM along with 128GB expandable support tanks to MicroSD card slot. For snapshot a 2mp rear camera and a VGA selfie camera will always come handy for users.
Jio 500 mobile is a dual-sim basic phone having support for all Jio bands. User scan make HD voice calls through VoLTE and Calls via WiFi using VoWIFi service. BlueTooth along with other conventional connectivity features are available there as usual.
A 2000 mAh battery will help device to feed device to extreme performances.
Jio 500 Phone specs in short
- Dual Sim, VoLTE, VoWiFi
- 2.4 Inch Color display
- SD205 SoC CPU
- Kai OS (Firefox)
- 512MB RAM
- 4GB ROM
- 128GB Expandable
- 2MP Rear & VGA front camera
- 2000 mAh battery
Jio 500 phone to come with Rs 500 price tag along with some lucrative freebies from Jio network.
Jio features phone to come from LYF production firm. Jio, perhaps, is not going to make same mistake what they did for initial LYF mobiles. Jio LYF phones don't deserve the initial pricing they got – Price got cut down a lot and phones are under reach right now, as long as QoS from the LYF phones is concerned.
Jio will unveil official features and confirmed price on July 21st. This is best time for Jio to grab subscribers as much as possible, taking Airtel VoLTE roll out in account.