In line with Ambani’s plan of making Jio’s 4G services affordable and available all over India, JioPhones will be be given free of cost to all its service customers, he said. However, the handset will come with a one-time security deposit of Rs 1,500 refundable after three years, he added.
The phones will be available for user testing in beta from August 15 and for pre-booking from August 24. The company wants to roll out 50 lakh handsets every week, he added. Moreover, the devices will me made in India from the last quarter of 2017.
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