Finally, the most anticipated and effectively free Jio phone has arrived and JustInReviews brings to you its review right here!
Classifying this new technology from Jio, we mean to say the Jio Phone isn’t as simple as it may appear. It closely resembles a basic feature phone yet has some smart features that make it stand apart.
The Jio Phone closely resembles a normal feature phone, having a little screen and a numeric keypad in the front. The entire thing is made of plastic and one can state that it is of a decent quality. Weight is manageable and it sits properly in the hand. The bended sides and edges veil the span of the phone well and it doesn’t feel cumbersome to hold and carry.
The screen is 2.4 inches long and has a 240×320 pixels resolution. Vertical angles for viewing are said to be not upto the mark and colours seem washed out, however that is expected keeping in mind the cost of this gadget.
Be that as it may, the screen is small and isn’t appropriate for watching films at length, particularly as a result of its poor angles for viewing. Streaming video plays in landscape mode in the Jio applications, yet files on our microSD card just played in portrait mode utilizing the video player application. In the two cases there were big letterboxes and no real way to turn or crop video to fit the screen.
The phone wears a 2-megapixel camera at the back minus flash, and a VGA camera in the front.
The camera app is very fundamental and just gives you choices to take stills and videos, in addition to a self timer. Be that as it may, the device takes shots in portrait format when held upright and can’t recognize rotation, so regardless of the possibility that you hold it sideways, you wind up with vertical clicks and your substance tilted 90 degrees. You’ll have to rotate stills and recordings in software later.
It is fueled by a dual-core processor produced by either Qualcomm or Spreadtrum, and has 512MB of RAM. There is 4GB internal memory which is just around 1GB that is accessible to the user. Jio has allotted 1GB for applications while whatever remains of the space is for software upgrades and application caches. Storage isn’t a worry as you can utilize a microSD card of up to 128GB. You can transfer files to and from a computer utilizing a USB data cable in the wake of empowering USB mode.
It has one of the largest batteries for a feature phone at 2000mAh, however in the meantime has 4G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and GPS which are known to deplete power.
This latest technology from Jio has Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. Bluetooth can be utilized to exchange data to or from different gadgets, and streaming music to an auto head unit. The Jio Phone can connect with Wi-Fi systems to get to the Internet without utilizing mobile data. These connectivity choices aren’t generally upheld by feature phones, which assits the Jio Phone emerge. There is 4G and VoLTE support and the phone holds onto the Jio network rapidly. In any case, there is no hotspot connectivity so users planning to make use of their every day free data allowance on different devices will be disillusioned.
The phone accompanies different Jio applications pre-installed. There is JioChat, JioCinema, JioMusic, JioGames, JioTV, JioPay, and JioXpressNews, JioVideoCall, and the names happen to be self-explanatory.
Low upfront price
Known to have a good battery life
Capability to update OTA
Screen is said to be of low quality
Lots of fine print