JioPhone Next

Yash Jain

What We Know So Far

Jio's first smartphone will be produced In Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh. It will be powered by Android and run on the newly built Pragati OS, which is tailored for the Indian market.

The JioPhone Next has a Micro-USB connector, capacitive touch keys, and a 13-megapixel sensor housed inside a capsule-shaped back camera module.

The Qualcomm CPU powers the JioPhone Next, although the chip type is yet unclear. According to reports, the phone might be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 215 (QM215) processor.

Some of the unique features with the JioPhone Next include, the voice assistant that helps users operate the device; the Listen feature: that allows users to for any content on screen to be read aloud in a language of their choice and the Translate tool: which can help users have any screen translated to a language.

The 5.5-inch HD+ display on Reliance's future affordable smartphone will likewise have a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels. It will be powered by a 2,500 mAh battery.

The Ambani-led telecom giant plans to unveil its next budget smartphone in India on November 4. According to a recent leak, the forthcoming Jio smartphone would cost Rs. 3,499, or less than $50.