- Jio reaffirms its vision to provide digital connectivity to each and every Indian
- Shares vision & joint efforts with partners Google and Qualcomm to create JioPhone Next
Ahead of Diwali, Jio has released the ‘Making of JioPhone Next’ film. The short video provides an insight into the vision & idea behind the launching of one of the most awaited phones in recent times – JioPhone Next. The new phone is designed with India at its heart and has already started receiving global attention.
In a short span of 5 years, Jio has become a household name in India. With 430 million users, its services span geographies, economic and social classes. With JioPhone Next, Jio plans to take a decisive step towards its vision of democratizing digital connectivity in India.
JioPhone Next is Made in India, Made for India and Made by Indians. JioPhone Next will ensure that every Indian gets an equal opportunity and equal access to digital technology. The video talks about how JioPhone Next is set to change the lives of millions of Indians.
Pragati OS, powered by Android, is a world-class operating system that has been built specifically for India and is at the heart of JioPhone Next. It has been engineered by the best minds at Jio and Google with an objective to bring Pragati (progress) for all while offering a truly seamless experience at an affordable cost.
JioPhone Next’s processor comes from another technology leader, Qualcomm. The Qualcomm processor on the JioPhone Next focuses on delivering optimized connectivity and location technologies along with optimizations in device performance, audio and battery.
The rich feature set of JioPhone Next will enable interaction with technology in a whole new manner.
Some differentiated features of JioPhone Next:
Voice assistant helps users to operate the device (Open App, manage settings etc.) and get information/content from the Internet easily in a language familiar to them.
Read Aloud ‘Listen’ functionality allows users to have content on any screen read out to them by the device. This allows users to consume content by listening in a language that they can understand.
‘Translate’ functionality allows users to have any screen translated to language of user choice. This allows users to read any content in their language of preference.
Easy and Smart Camera
The device is equipped with a smart and powerful camera which supports various photography modes such as Portrait mode allowing users to capture great photos with automatically blurred backgrounds.
Night mode allows users to capture great photos even under low light.
The camera app also comes preloaded with custom Indian augmented reality filters to enhance the pictures by associating with emotions and festivities.
Jio and Google Apps preloaded
The device supports all the available android apps which users can download and use on-devices via the Google Play Store thus giving them the freedom to choose from lacs of apps available on the Play store. It also comes preloaded with a host of Jio and Google apps.
Automatic Software upgrade
The JioPhone Next remains up to date with automatic software updates. The experience is only going to get better over time with the latest features delivered automatically. It also comes with security updates ensuring a hassle-free experience.
Amazing Battery Life
The newly designed Pragati OS, which is powered by Android, ensures optimum performance while ensuring long battery life.