Jio Phone 5G Spotted on Geekbench with Snapdragon 480+ SoC and 4GB RAM, India Launch Expected Soon

The Jio Phone 5G will run Android 12 out of the box.


Reliance Jio might be working on a new budget 5G smartphone. The company has launched a couple of Jio Phone models in the past. The Jio Phone Next was the first and most recent smartphone launch from the company in India. It aimed at offering an affordable Android smartphone experience for first-time buyers. The company launched the device with a 4G SoC. Now that Reliance Jio True 5G is rolling out to consumers in India, the company is gearing up for the launch of its affordable 5G smartphone. The Jio Phone 5G might launch soon. 

The device has been spotted on the Geekbench website ahead of its launch. The listing on Geekbench confirms some key specifications of the upcoming Reliance Jio smartphone. Let’s take a look at the Jio Phone 5G specifications, features and other details revealed ahead of launch.

Reliance Jio Phone 5G Launch Expected Soon

The Reliance Jio Phone 5G could be announced soon. The smartphone has been spotted on the Geekbench website ahead of its official debut. The listing on Geekbench reveals that the Jio 5G smartphone has the model number LS1654QB5.

The device will draw power from a Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC codenamed Holi. This is essentially the Snapdragon 480+ SoC, which is a budget 5G mobile platform. The processor is paired with an Adreno 619 GPU. Qualcomm has invested in Jio and has been a partner since the Jio Phone Next, which was launched last year.

The listing also confirms that the budget 5G smartphone from Jio will come with 4GB of RAM under the hood. We can expect it to offer at least 64GB of internal storage. In addition to this, the Geekbench listing confirms that the phone will run Android 12 out of the box. It might have a forked version of Android on top, which Jio calls PragatiOS. The skin is customised for the Indian user base with support for several local languages.

The Jio Phone 5G scored 549 and 1661 in Geekbench’s single-core and multi-core tests. Other details of the Jio 5G smartphone are unknown. We will share more details as and when available. Meanwhile, let us know your thoughts about the budget 5G smartphone from Jio in the comments below.