You can register yourself for ‘Free’ JioPhone Just by sending an SMS – Yes, It is that Easy!

According to a Reliance Jio customer care executive, You can also register for your JioPhone through an SMS also.

The most-awaited event in the telecom sector, ‘Availability of JioPhone’, for a refundable deposit of Rs. 1,500, The 4G feature phone will be made available for testing on August 15 and the actual bookings will start from August 24. This 4G feature phone will reach in the hands of users by September on a first-come-first-served basis. Interested people can register their interest on the Jio website by clicking on the “Keep me posted” link. Or We have brought an another and simpler method to register your interest for the JioPhone:

A Reliance Jio customer care executive said that you can also register your interest for the JioPhone through SMS also. To register type “JP your area PIN code Jio Store code near your locality” and send it to 7021170211. You can get the store code by visiting your nearest Jio store.

Once you registered on the above number, Jio will keep you informed about any further development on JioPhone. Details like the opening of booking near your Jio Store will be informed to you through SMS.

Till now, there is no official confirmation regarding the documents required and the amount you need to pay at the time of booking, the Jio customer care executive said.

Jio’s marketing strategy for this JioPhone is similar to the company’s marketing strategy last year when it offered Jio services. According to Analysts, Reliance Jio is targeting to grab a bigger pie of the 50-crore feature-phone subscriber market.

Jiophone will allow its users to do unlimited voice calls, enjoy free data and SMS at a monthly recharge of Rs. 153. The phone will also give free access to Jio apps for 28 days. Jio last month also launched two sachet recharge packs of Rs. 24 and Rs. 54. These packs allow users to use data and call benefits for two days and seven days respectively.