We know that the Reliance JioPhone bookings will debut on August 24 via both online and offline. Now, it looks like the offline bookings have debuted earlier than the schedule.
The JioPhone bookings seem to be open in specific offline retail stores in the Delhi NCR region a week before the scheduled date as announced at the Annual General Meeting in the last month. We can expect the retailers in other regions across the country to also accept bookings for the JioPhone soon. We have already seen how we can book the JioPhone offline via the stores.
To book the JioPhone via offline, you need to submit a copy of your Aadhaar card. One consumer can get just one JioPhone. The bulk bookings can be done using the company GSTN or PAN.
How to book JioPhone offline?
To book the JioPhone offline, you need to submit a copy of your Aadhaar card with the retailer. Once you submit your Aadhaar number, the same will be uploaded to the centralized software that will assign a token number that you need to produce while picking up the device. Remember that you need to pay the refundable security deposit of Rs. 1,500 while picking up the JioPhone and not while pre-booking one.
The other process of booking a JioPhone offline is to send an SMS as shown here. SS JP Store Code to 7021170211. The store code will be the unique code of your nearest Jio store. You will get a message from Jio appreciating your interest in booking the JioPhone.
How to book JioPhone online?
While the online bookings will debut from August 24, you can show your interest to book one even now. Here's how you can book a JioPhone via online.
You need to visit the company's official website or download the MyJio app to book a JioPhone. You can click on the JioPhone banner on the official Jio website and hit the 'Keep Me Posted' button to show your interest in the feature phone. You will be prompted to share your name, email address, phone number and PIN code to register for the same. You will get an update via email and SMS. Remember that this is not the actual booking process. Until you provide your Aadhaar number, your booking is not complete.