JioPhone Next, unveiled at Reliance 44th Annual General Meeting, is yet to get a launch date in India. The phone was earlier scheduled to go on sale from September 10th, but the company pushed it to Diwali 2021. But now, the launch of this device seems imminent as the smartphone has been allegedly spotted in a Google Play Console listing. Let’s take a quick look at the JioPhone Next specifications and other details revealed via the Google Play Console listing.
JioPhone Next 4G visits Google Play console listing. 😎
— Abhishek Yadav (@yabhishekhd) October 19, 2021
JioPhone Next specifications (via Google Play Console)
As per a tweet by tipster Abhishek Yadav (@yabhishekhd), the JioPhone Next has been spotted in a Google Play Console listing recently. The upcoming Jio smartphone will sport an HD+ display with a 720×1,440 pixels resolution and a 320dpi screen density, according to the listing. The device will run the Android 11 Go edition, and it is touted to equip a Qualcomm Snapdragon 215 SoC, paired with 2GB of RAM. The chipset accompanies an Adreno 306 GPU and a quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU.
If we go by the earlier leaks, the JioPhone Next could also feature a 5.5-inch display. The device is likely to sport an 8MP front-facing camera for selfies and video chats and a 13MP rear camera on the camera front. Jio has teamed up with Google for dedicated AI features and better optics. The device will reportedly be available in two variants: 2GB RAM + 16GB storage and 3GB RAM + 32GB storage, and on the other hand, the phone could have a 2,500mAh battery.
JioPhone Next Rumoured Price in India
In terms of variants, Reliance’s budget 4G smartphone, JioPhone Next’s sale is likely to take place around Diwali 2021, Jio announced in September. The recent leaks suggested that the upcoming JioPhone will reportedly be available in two models – one will be the JioPhone Next Basic model, which is said to be priced around Rs 5,000. While the other will be the JioPhone Next Advance, which may cost around Rs 7,000. These prices have been suggested in the leaks; nothing has been confirmed officially by the brand yet.